Amid the aftershocks of the referendum on the British EU exit, Sweden voiced unforeseen optimism about prospects of boosting trade and luring international companies that will leave the UK. However, Brexit may turn out to be a fatal blow for a number of Swedish industries, threatening, among other, the country's spirits exports.
I just spent some time looking at stock market reactions around the world, over the past three trading days. I’m too lazy to compute all the exact numbers, but I’ll give you a rough sense of what I found: 1. The FTSE100 is down less than almost any other market, but I originally misinterpreted this […]
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It's not over yet. The market turbulence in the wake of the UK's decision to leave the European Union was intense, leading to the eight-largest point total drop in the Dow Jones index ever on Friday. While stocks took a turn for theShow More Summary
As Britain reels from the aftershock of its decision to withdraw from the European Union, Nigel Farage, one of the most vocal Brexit advocates, "That's%20the%20last%20time%20you're%20applauding%20here,"%20Jean-Claude%20Juncker%20says%20to%20Nigel%20Farage%20in%20Brussels%20https://t.co/etGjisBRMv...Show More Summary
Britain’s vote and Lehman’s collapse both upended what people thought they knew about how the world worked.
As the world continues to deal with the aftershock of Brexit, let's take a deep breath and not talk about the European political climate for a moment, shall we? Rather, let's have a wee chuckle and revel in the aura of the tenth Doctor himself, David Tennant, reading some scathingly witty tweets ... More »
by Angela Guess Chris Middleton recently summarized the impact that Brexit could have on data for citizens of the United Kingdom. Writing in Diginomica, he opines, “As the Brexit aftershock rolls on, many commentators have questioned...Show More Summary
Last week it was announced that Aftershock Comics will be launching a new superhero series in September named Alters. The series will be seasoned comic writer Paul Jenkins’ second title with Aftershock, and it’s drawn by Leila Leiz. Though it will feature a few different kinds super powered humans, referred to as Alters in this […]
America’s top diplomat sought to soothe fears Monday on both sides of the Atlantic as aftershocks of Great Britain’s vote to withdraw from the European Union, the world’s largest trading bloc, continued to rattle markets and governments. “The interests and the values which have united us for such...
Asian stocks opened weaker and the British pound fell almost 2 percent in trading on Asian markets Monday, as the global uncertainty that followed the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union last week continued to rattle global investors. The shock result of the U.K.’s EU...
By Hideyuki Sano TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks fell and the British pound tumbled more than 2 percent in early trade on Monday as markets struggled to shake off deep uncertainty sparked by Britain's decision to leave the European Union. Show More Summary
Britain's vote to leave the European Union has set off a wave of aftershocks across the continent and beyond. The so-called Brexit vote has also been met with what some are calling "bregret," and that even includes people who wanted out of the EU. Jonathan Vigliotti has more.
x IÃ¢Â?Â?ve been paying attention to British politics for 45 minutes or so, ask me anything. — Eli Dourado (@elidourado) June 24, 2016 Vox: Brexit, Britain’s decision to leave the European Union, is one of those rare events that should...Show More Summary
The aftershocks of Britain's decision to leave the European Union are being felt here in the U.S. President Obama and presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton all weighed in on the decision on Friday. Errol Barnett reports.
The British pound and stock prices plummeted, there was immediate pressure for another referendum on Scottish independence, and David Cameron said he would resign by October.
In this program, David Coburn, MEP for Scotland and leader of UKIP Scotland; Dr Paul Monaghan, Scottish National Party MP and Dr Richard Wellings, Deputy Academic and Research Director & Head of Transport at the IEA, talk about the geopolitical and economic effects of leaving, and discuss the outcome on anti-Russian sanctions.
The sharp fall as of Friday morning reflected both the surprise factor, and the profound economic implications for the United States.
The decision by the majority of UK voters to support the country's exit from the European Union has sent shock waves through Britain itself and its relations with the international community.
CANNES, France—As the United Kingdom's decision to leave the European Union sent aftershocks through global markets today, the ad industry's top leaders were all in the same place to hear the news. Like thousands of their colleagues,...Show More Summary