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Turkish Central Bank Data Puzzles Traders and Sends Lira Falling

  • Dispute over Istanbul mayor election also hangs over Turkey
  • Central bank official says nothing is unusual with reserves
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The Turkish lira weakened after the central bank struggled to explain moves in foreign-currency reserves, fueling concern about the state of the nation’s finances amid the looming prospect of more political upheaval.