Britain’s stunning vote to exit the EU (about 51.9 percent to 48.1 percent) sent global financial markets into a tailspin on Friday. Britain’s leading equities index, the FTSE 100 was down sharply as was every other European index along with the major U.S. indices too. The pound sterling dropped to its lowest level in thirty years. Dire predictions for the European and global economy abound.
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