"Turkish stocks jump 3.5 pct to near record high
Thu Mar 25, 2010 10:53pm IST
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ISTANBUL, March 25 (Reuters) - Turkish shares surged 3.5 percent on Thursday, close to an all-time peak, boosted by demand for banks, easing political worries and big cashflows from less favoured emerging markets."
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