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Turkish central bank shareholders are furious over $140 payout

In the wake of World War I, Kemal Ataturk set out to create a central bank for his new Turkish republic. He implored Turks to invest and thousands did.

Last year, the bank's profit reached $5.6bn, but the descendants of those original investors got a dividend of $140 between them.\n\n(Source: Bloomberg YouTube channel)