The Currency Sign of TL is announced
The Central Bank announced the design that will be used as a symbol of the TL.
The results was announced at the meeting attended by Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan and Central Bank Governor Erdem Başçı.
At the meeting Başçı said “The idea for a contest to determine the symbol for TL was in 2011-2015 plan. 8362 applications were made in the contest calendar. 7 designs made it to the finals and the new sign was selected. the anchor shape hopes to convey that the currency is a ‘safe harbor’ while the upward facing lines represent its rising prestige.” The new symbol, created by Tülay Lale, is composed of the letter L shaped like a half anchor, and embedded double striped letter T angled at 20 degrees.
For TL Currency Sign ALTGR+T
TL currency sign will be ready to use by pressing AltGr + T, prepared by a special program.