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Official Agencies


BIS

Basel II Road Map (BRSA document)
Effect of Proposed Basel Rules (JP Morgan's summary)

EFIC

2005 January  - Risk Assessment
2001 February

EU

2004 October - Council Recommendation
2004 October - Issues Arising From Turkey`s Membership Perspective
2004 October - Regular Report on Turkey`s Progress Towards Accession
2004 October - Turkey in Europe: More Than A Promise
2003 November - Strategy Paper
2002 September - Towards the Enlarged Union: Strategy Paper

IFC

The Effects of Hyper-Inflation on Accounting Ratios
 

IMF

  Letters of Intent & Conference Calls
2007
2007 May
2006
2006 July
2005
2005 November
2005 May Conference Call Transcript
2005 April
2004
2004 July  & annex tables
2004 April  & annex tables
2004 April Conference Call Transcript
2003
2003 October  & annex tables
2003 July  & annex tables: a, b, c, d
2003 April  & annex tables
2002
2002 July
2002 June
2002 April
2002 January
2001
2001 November
2001 July
2001 June
2001 May
2001 January
2000
2000 December
2000 June
2000 March
1999
1999 December
1999 September
 

  Memorandum of Economic Policies

1998
1998 June
 

  Article IV Consultation (refer also to staff reports)

2002 April
2000 January
1998 August
1997 August

  Country Staff Reports

2007
2007 May
2006
2006 November
2006 July
2006 March -Observance of Standards & Codes - Fiscal Transparency
2005
2005 November
2005 May
2004
2004 July
2003
2003 October
2002
2002 December
2002 October #229
2002 July #136 
2002 July #137 
Statistical Appendix
2001
2001 August
2001 May 
2000
2000
1998
1998

OECD

2006
2006 February - Progress in Responding to the 2005 policy priorities
2005
2005 June - Trends in Foreign Direct Investment
2005 March - Country Note
2004
2004 October - Economic Survey
2004 October - Policy Brief
2003
2003 November - Ratings Since the Asian Crisis
2003 September - Large Scale Disasters  and Annex IV - Marmara Earthquake
2003 - FDI & Regional Development
2002
2002 December - Economic Developments
2002 October - Economic Survey
2002 September - Policy Brief
2002 June - Economic Developments
2002 February - Current Status of FDI & Environmental Issues in Turkey
2001
2001 February - Policy Brief
2001 January - Economic Survey of Turkey 2000 - 2001
2001 - Growth and Inflation, in OECD Economic Surveys: Turkey, Annex I
1999
1999 - Economic Effects of the 1999 Turkish Earthquakes: An Interim Report
1997
1997 June - The Inflation Process, in OECD  Economic Surveys:Turkey,Annex I

World Bank

2006
2006 - Country Economic Memorandum Summary , Vol I , Vol II
2006 - Public Expenditure Review Summary , Overview , Country Report
 
2006 - Labor Market Study Summary , Overview , Country Report
2005
2005 - Joint Poverty Assessment Report Vol I & Vol II - Recommendations
2004
2004 - Turkey: Country Assistance Evaluation
2003
2003 - Country Economic Memorandum Introductory Presentation
2003 - Country Assistance Strategy Main Report - Annex A and Annex B
2003 - Country Economic Memorandum V.I, V.II, V.III
2003 - Non-Bank Financial Institutions and Capital Markets in Turkey
2002
2002 - Turkey: Greater Prosperity with Social Justice
2001
2001 - Turkey: Public Expenditure & Institutional Review
2000
2000 - Country Economic Memorandum
2000 - Economic Reforms, Living Standards and Social Welfare Study
1999
1999 - Turkey: Marmara Earthquake Assessment
 

World Trade Organization

2003
2003 November - Trade Policy Review Part I  - Part II
2003 November - Trade Policy Review Government Report
  1998
1998 - Trade Policy Review

Private Agencies


IIF

2005
2005 April -  Corporate Governance in Turkey
2005 April -  Press Release on Corporate Governance & ISE
  2003
2003 May -
2003 April -

Rating Agencies

Fitch

  Sovereign

2007
2007 February - A Critical Year
2006
2006 June - Press Release
2006 June - Turbulence in Turkey
2005
2005 October
2005 August - It's Politics Again
2005 April - Financing in a Harsher Environment
2005 February - Sustaining Momentum
2005 January - Brazil vs. Turkey: Strikingly Similar Sovereigns
2004
2004 August
2004 June
2004 March - EU Q&A
2004 February
2004 January
2003
2003 September - Opportunity in the Land of Moral Hazard
2003 June - Walking the Tightrope
2003 May - Distressed Debt Exchange
2003 March 
2003 February - Beyond Iraq
2002
2002 November
2002 August - Getting Through 2003
2002 July
2002 February - Sustaining Confidence
2002 February 5
2001
2001 October - On the Horns of a Dilemma; Any Improvement in 2002 ?
2001 September - Confidence Postponed
2001 August
2001 April 27
2001 April 2
2001 February 22
2001 February 20
2001 January

Other / Banks

2007
2007 June - Press Release - TOKI (Public Housing Agency)
2006
2006 April - Press Release - Vestel
2006 March - Bank Rating Outlook
2005
2005 December 12 - Press Release - Corporate Outlook Change
2005 December 8 - Press Release - Banking Outlook Change
2005 October 5 - Press Release - Yapi Kredi Bank
2005 Aug 18 - Turkish Metropolitan Municipalities
2005 May 31 - Press Release - Akbank
2005 May 13 - Press Release - Dogus Holding
2005 May 5 - Press Release - Denizbank
2005 May 5 - Press Release - Finansbank
2005 May 5 - Press Release - Oyakbank
2005 April 29 - Turkish Banks - 2004 Review & Outlook
2005 April 13 - Press Release - Ford Otosan
2005 March - Vying for Pole Position
2005 March - The Turkish Commercial Bank Retail Loan Market
2005 February - Bank Rating Outlook
2004
2004 October - Press Release - Turkcell
2004 August - Press Release - Telecom
2004 July 16 - Press Release - Isbank Ratings
2004 July 15 - Press Release - TEB comment
2004 July - Press Release - Tupras Privatization
2004 April - Press Release
2004 April - Turkish Banks - 2003 Review & Outlook
2004 April - Turkish Bank Capital Adequacy - Redux
2004 February - Turkish Securitizations
2003
2003 December - Insurance & Casualty Market
2003 June - Holding Companies
2003 June - Steel Industry
2002
2002 August - The Turkish Banking System
2002 May - Turkish Bank Capital Adequacy - Too Little, Too Late
2002 April
2001
2001 February

JCR

  Sovereign

2007
2007 May
2007 February
2006
2006 November
2006 August
2006 May
2006 February
2005
2005 November
2005 August
2005 March
2005 March - Press Release
2004
2004 August
2004 May
2004 March
2004 February
2003
2003 November
2003 September
2003 August
2003 May
2003 March
2002
2002 July
2002 March
2001
2001 July
2001 April
2001 March

Moody's

  Sovereign

2006
2006 July 16 - Credit Opinion
2006 March 9 - Credit Opinion
2006 January - Analysis
2005
2005 December 15 - Credit Opinion
2005 December 14 - Rating Action
2005 November 15 - Country Statistics
2005 June 7 - Credit Opinion
2005 May 13 - Country Statistics
2005 February 11 - Rating Action
2004
2004 October 22 - Rating Action
2004 October 21 - Analysis
2004 September 30 - Rating Action
2003
2003 December 1 - Rating Action
2003 November 20 - Analysis
2003 October 21 - Rating Action
2003 August 18 - Summary Opinion
2003 August 6 - Opinion Update
2003 June 23 - Opinion Update
2003 June 1 - Summary Opinion
2003 April - Macroeconomic Data
2003 March - Summary Opinion
2003 February - Opinion Update
2002
2002 October - Country Statistics
2002 August - Analysis
2002 July - conference call
2002 July 10 - Rating Action
2002 January 15 - Rating Action
2001
2001 April - Rating Action
2001 February 28 - Rating Action
2001 February 21 - Rating Action
2000
2000 December 21 - Rating Action
2000 December 7 - Rating Action
2000 July 24 - Rating Action
2000 January - Analysis
1999
1999 November 30 - Rating Action
1997
1997 March 13 - Rating Action
1997 January 9 - Rating Action
1995
1995 October 2 - Rating Action

Rating Chronology

  Private Sector / Banks

2006
2006 April 5 - Finans Bank
2006 March 2 - Isbank
2005
2005 November  - Banking System Statistics
2005 July 28  - Anadolu Bank
2005 July 22  - Tekfen Bank
2005 February 14  - Rating Action
2005 February 3   - YKB and Kocbank
2005 January - Banking System Outlook
2005 January 26 - Rating Action
2004
2004 October  - Banking System Statistics
2004 September 30 - Rating Action
2004 September 7  - Rating Action
2003
2003 October  - Banking System Statistics
2003 October 21 - Rating Action
2003 March - Banking System Outlook
2003 March 13 - Comment
2002
2002 December 23 - Rating Action
2002 November  - Banking System Statistics
2002 July - Banking System Outlook
2002 July 11 - Rating Action
2002 January 15 - Rating Action
2001
2001 September 7  - Banking System Statistics
2001 July 9 - Banking in Turkey; Light at the End of the Tunnel
2001 April 6 - Rating Action
2001 January 8  - Banking System Statistics
2000
2000 December 19 - Rating Action
2000 August - Banking System Outlook
2000 July 24 - Rating Action
2000 February 15 - Rating Action
2000 January - Impact of Witholding Tax on Banking System
1999
1999 December 21 - Turkey: On the Path to Fiscal Stabilization
1999 December 3  - Banking System Statistics
1999 November 30 - Rating Action
1999 November 26 - Rating Action
1999 February 17 - Banking System Outlook
1998
1998 November 12 - Banking System Statistics
1997
1997 July 14 - Rating Action
1997 April 24 - Banking System Outlook
1997 January 9 - Rating Action

S & P

  Sovereign

2007
2007 February 22 -
2006
2006 June 27 - S&P rating press release
2006 June 15 - S&P rating press release
2006 January 23 - Treasury Undersecretariat announcement of S&P rating press release
2004
2004 December
2004 August
2003
2003 October
2003 July
2002
2002 November 
2002 June 
2002 January
2001
2001 July
2000
2000 December
2000 May

  Private Sector / Banks

2006
2006 October - Bank Industry Risk Analysis
2006 March - Ratings List
2006 January - Turkish Banking Sector FDI Inflows
2005
2005 June - Corporate Governance Report
2005 May - Press Release - Erdemir
2005 April - Press Release - Vestel
2005 February- Bank Industry Risk Analysis
2003
2003 March
2002
2002 June 
2001
2001 February
2000
2000 December
 

Credit Ratings Summary


 
Sovereign Ratings Scale - S&P and Moody's
Sovereign Ratings Scale - JCR

Sovereign Ratings

2005 May
2004 September
2002 July
2002 January

Bank Ratings

2005 May
2004 September
2003 August
2002 February
2001 April

Other

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