Britain's European Union referendum has global markets on a knife edge. Fears of "Brexit" on Thursday have already gripped global equities and revved up demand for safe havens such as the Japanese yen, gold and the US dollar.
Bangkok Post | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 21:30:00
Local shares poised to open flat as investors stay watchful ahead of the Brexit vote.
SMH | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 21:16:20
Ahead of Thursday's historic Brexit referendum vote, market jitters are bringing back memories of September 16, 1992, when the UK was forced out of the EU's exchange-rate mechanism, or ERM, as speculators' borrowing exhausted the central bank's resources to keep the pound above its floor. This is better known as ...
Zero Hedge | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 19:48:19
Prime minister tweets link to article written by Jo Cox, as FT poll of polls puts both sides on 44%
FT | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 18:28:48
Britons are less than a week away from a referendum about whether to exit the European Union (EU), or remain. They were never given a choice to join. They have not been asked to vote since 1975, when the referendum was on whether to join a free trade area. Since ...
Bruce Newsome / The Berkeley Blog | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 18:27:35
European officials are planning a series of emergency meetings in case Britain votes to leave the EU, aimed at calming markets and avoiding a domino effect in weaker economies, according to people familiar with the preparations.
WSJ | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 18:25:02
Brexit consequences, Janet Yellen's testimony and focus on yen set to dictate market sentiment
FT | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 18:17:37
I want to continue the Brexit conversation from last week. With only six days left before U.K. voters head to the polls, expectations of which side might win are beginning to shift toward the while betting markets are still [...]
Frank Holmes / Value Walk | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 18:15:51
John Ficenec / Telegraph | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 18:15:19
'Economic arguments are clearly in favour of remaining in the EU', economics professors write Ten of the world's most eminent economists have issued a warning about the consequences of the UK leaving the EU as the City prepares for the pound to plunge and shares to fall in the event ...
Anushka Asthanaand Jill Treanor / Guardian | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 18:11:59
Economic issues are central to the UK referendum debate. We believe that the UK would be better off economically inside the EU. British firms and workers need full access to the single market. In addition, Brexit would create major uncertainty about Britain's alternative future trading arrangements, both with the rest ...
Letters / Guardian | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 18:09:17
Submitted by Pater Tenebrarum via Acting-Man.com, Hollande Threatens to Ban Protests Brexit has diverted attention from another little drama playing out in Europe. As of the time of writing, if you Google "Hollande threatens to ban protests" or variations thereof, you will find Russian, South African and even Iranian press ...
Zero Hedge | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 18:02:00
'There's been a lot of glib talk about how quickly trade agreements can be made' The post Canadian envoy: Brexit could cause 'generational' economic impact appeared first on Macleans.ca .
Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press / Macleans | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 17:56:20
Remain campaign is back on the warpath
FT | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 17:18:54
Volume of deals with British groups down 70% this year compared to same period in 2015
FT | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 17:18:02
Magazine group floated despite market's jitters over Brexit
FT | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 17:03:00
British voters will decide Thursday whether to leave the European Union.
NY Times | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 16:50:59
Submitted by Alasdair Macleod via GoldMoney.com, Brexit is not the most important problem facing markets, it is mounting problems in the European banks. But before looking at that systemic issue, I will summarise the Brexit position, from the trenches, in the last few days before the referendum. In the run-up ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 16:50:00
Brexiters Gove and Johnson may want to reflect on some of the company they keep, writes Chris Patten
FT | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 16:25:09
Our round-up of the FT's best analysis on Brexit, gold and the renminbi
FT | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 16:04:21
By EconMatters We think the for a Brexit this time are much lower than the polls indicate from a those in favor versus exiting the EU perspective. In other words, probabilities of final outcome are what is important not the percentages who are in favor of staying versus the... Please ...
EconMatters / EconMatters Global | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 15:40:00
The week of June 17 ended up a down week after the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell almost 200 points. The fears of what may happen in a Brexit scenario are meeting the notion that the Federal... AM BP CNQ CRZO CVE DNR DO ESV GEL GPOR HAL HFC LNG ...
Jon C. Ogg / 24/7 Wall St. | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 15:35:15
If you hate volatility, stay at the cottage for the next month. Unplug. Be like Trudeau. Buy a canoe. Learn to vape. Get a tat. Smoke something you find in the woods. Just don't watch BNN, CNN or read this blog. Please. I implore you. First, there's Brexit. On Thursday ...
Greater Fool | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 15:26:16
British voters will decide Thursday whether to leave the European Union.
British finance minister George Osborne said he hoped there would be a "less divisive" debate in the remaining days leading up to the UK's EU referendum on Thursday as the campaign to decide Britain's membership of the European Union restarted after a three-day hiatus following the killing of lawmaker Jo ...
Reuters / Times of Malta | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 14:51:00
The Amesi Dimokratia Press writes to advise us that they are sending a document signed by Greek personalities from political parties and groups, as well as from the cultural field, addressed to the people of the United Kingdom regarding their Referendum to remain in the EU or not. The open ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 14:50:01
Whether your main interest is equality, liberty, democracy, economic survival, sovereignty, debt reduction, increased export potential, encouraging entrepreneurs, fiscal independence, social fairness, overpopulation, community mutualism or calling leaders to account, it has become abundantly clear since 2008 that you will have to forfeit every one of these aspirations if your ...
Clive Hale / View from the Bridge | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 14:36:47
For decades, the UK government has been very careful in ensuring a low-risk status for its public and private debt. ... View the full post at: The Pound and the Macroeconomic Effects of Brexit
WSP / Wall Street Pit | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 14:34:01
Peter Foster / Telegraph | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 14:33:50
The Brexit campaign resumed yesterday after the murder of MP Jo Cox with four days until the vote.
Austrailian | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 14:00:00
Brexit won't return power to MPs in Parliament, because Parliament itself won't let them take control
Greg Rosen / Telegraph | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 13:58:45
As tragedy strikes Britain's referendum, it's too late for Berlusconist Boris Johnson to retrospectively distance himself from Farage's hateful campaign. Chapter 12 of Blimey, it could be Brexit! Jo Cox, ITV, fair use With the murder of the young Labour MP Jo Cox outside her constituency surgery, a pall has ...
Open Democracy | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 13:58:37
( Scott Johnson ) Douglas Murray is the author of the excellent NR article Exit Britain?" and an associate editor of the Spectator (UK). In the NR article on Brexit Murray comments on Europe's current immigration crisis: A migrant flow had persisted across the Mediterranean for years, but it now ...
Power Line | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 13:46:10
Seeking Alpha / Seeking Alpha | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 13:43:08
Here is what London would miss if Great Britain exits from the EU Block: Brussels' bureaucracy and disastrous refugee policies. An exit move, also known as Brexit, wouldn't be as devastating as it is portrayed in the financial media these days, for a couple of reasons. First, Britain isn't part ...
Panos Mourdoukoutas, Contributor / Forbes | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 13:26:00
Those hoping that some dramatic change in UK public sentiment as manifested through polling for or against Brexit would emerge in the aftermath of Jo Cox' killing, will be disappointed. As the two most recent polls, one from YouGov/ITV and another from Survation, show opinions remains split right down the ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 13:14:52
The campaign to keep Britain in the European Union regained its lead in two opinion polls published on June 18, giving a boost to Prime Minister David Cameron who is battling to avoid a historic "Out" vote in Thursday's referendum
Hurriyet | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 12:46:00
Brexit campaign has given extremists a bridge into mainstream politics
FT | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 12:06:43
Many Irish citizens living in Britain can vote in Thursday's referendum on European Union membership. Ireland, with billions of trade dollars at risk, wants them to vote to keep the UK in the EU.
Peter Kenyon / NPR | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 11:57:30
My easy-like-Sunday morning reads: • Brexit, Another Y2K? (Barron's) • All hail Microsoft, the anti-Midas of deal-making, as it swoops on LinkedIn (Telegraph) see also Can Apple Think Outside the Device? (NYT) • Your Biggest Advantage is the Greed of Your Competitors (A Wealth of Common Sense) • What I ...
The Big Picture | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 11:30:11
'People are not buying houses and not buying cars. It's a sign of things to come'
FT | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 11:18:35
As Britain's looming vote on its membership in the European Union spurs massive volatility across global markets, some funds are placing their bets.
WSJ | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 11:15:40
CNN | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 11:08:32
After months of largely ignoring the debate around a British exit from the EU, continental Europe is waking up to the imminent risk of a departure that long seemed remote.
WSJ | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 10:49:37
Whatever the outcome of Britain's EU referendum, Europe and Britain will never be the same again after June 23.
Al Jazeera | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 10:49:26
With definitive shift in polls to leave, BoE on alert to deal with the immediate Brexit consequences
FT | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 10:47:49
The campaign to keep Britain in the European Union regained its lead in two opinion polls published on Saturday.
CNBC | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 10:43:00
A British exit from the EU could trigger similar moves by other member states in Eastern Europe, Luxembourg Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn said.
CNBC | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 10:21:00
The country will keep moving forward of the Brexit vote decision this week, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said this morning. Speaking during a Labour Party activity in Sta Venera, Dr Muscat said that while Malta would stand to lose from the United Kingdom leaving the EU, the government had already ...
Times of Malta | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 10:11:00
Donald Trump has told Britons that he supports Brexit, repeating just days before the vote on June 23 that he thinks the UK would be better off outside the European Union. As the campaign to decide Britain's EU membership restarted after a three-day hiatus following the killing of lawmaker Jo ...
Reuters / Times of Malta | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 10:07:00
US investors tend to forget that what happens abroad can take a toll on returns but there are plenty of reasons why the vote matters to US companies Three, two, one ... Panic! With less than a week to go before British citizens have to decide whether they want to ...
Suzanne McGee / Guardian | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 10:00:06
With just days to go until the UK referendum Anthony Barnett's ongoing analysis is now available to read and download in pdf form. Three months ago openDemocracy's founder Anthony Barnett embarked on a bold experiment, to write a book about the UK's impending referendum on EU membership, publishing a chapter ...
Jamie Mackay / Open Democracy | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 09:55:30
Fund executives are denying the risks Brexit poses, says Madison Marriage
FT | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 09:08:31
VideoAs we all know the United Kingdom is having a referendum on Thursday over whether to remain within the European Union or to leave it for the bright new world of regained sovereignty. That very description of the Brexit or not vote shows that I am not neutral on this ...
Tim Worstall, Contributor / Forbes | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 08:53:00
If Britain chose to leave the European Union, it would not only have an effect inside the UK, but also on the rest of Europe. In the final month of the referendum campaign, we will be featuring comments from some of Europe's Ambassadors to the UK on how they view ...
Blog Admin / EUROPP | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 08:20:03
Seeking Alpha | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 08:17:09
Brexit Boris: Anti-EU campaigner Johnson has opposed Brussels since his years as a correspondent there
Charming, scruffy and with his perennial mop of blond hair, top Brexit campaigner and former London Mayor Boris Johnson once was a Brussels correspondent, penning stories that helped foment Euroskepticism at home. Johnson, 51, worked in the city between 1989 and 1994 - a time, not unlike the present, when ...
Japan Times | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 08:15:24
David Holt, CC BY If you listen to some left-wing voices - proponents of what is being called Lexit - the European Union is an undemocratic, neo-liberal empire. It is ruled by Angela Merkel and an army of cold-hearted, faceless bureaucrats in Brussels who spend their lives plotting to privatise ...
Ragnar Weilandt, PhD Researcher in International Relations, University of Warwick / The Conversation | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 08:03:28
Ritchie: it is my hope that by then the EU may also have realised reform us essential and that changes in the free movement of people and capital and the use of People!s QE to fund infrastructure would have all ... read more
Tim Worstall / Tim Worstall | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 07:40:20
Recent polls favored Brexit - Britain's departure from the bloc - before the latest swing.
USA Today | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 07:00:38
BERLIN, June 19 (Reuters) - A British exit from the European Union could trigger similar moves by other member states in Eastern Europe, Luxembourg Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn said in a German...
Reuters | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 06:48:45
BERLIN, June 19 (Reuters) - A British exit from the European Union could trigger similar moves by other member states in Eastern Europe, Luxembourg Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn said in a German...
Reuters | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 06:27:21
Is Our Economists Learning? - Paul Krugman Power without accountability in our tabloid press - mainly macro The pound and the macroeconomic effects of Brexit - Vox EU Is the BEA is Predicting a Massive Downward Revision in GDP? -...
Economist's View | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 06:23:44
LONDON, June 19 (Reuters) - If Britons vote to take their country out of the European Union on June 23, no corner of the global financial market complex will emerge unscathed.
Reuters | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 06:00:01
Reeling from the murder of MP Jo Cox, the EU referendum campaigns resumed Sunday, with just four days to go until the critical vote that will shape Britain's future. The "remain" and "leave" camps suspended campaigning for three days after the killing of Cox on Thursday. A 52-year-old man has ...
Japan Times | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 05:50:30
The French economy minister, Emmanuel Macron, has warned that if the UK leaves the EU, it risks isolating itself as a tiny trading post on the edge of Europe, akin to the Channel island Guernsey.
Here Is The City | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 05:43:53
BERLIN (Reuters) - The European Union's banking watchdog will move from London to another European capital if Britain decides to quit the bloc in a referendum this week, its chairman said in an interview published on Sunday. Britain votes on June 23 on whether to stay in the 28-member bloc, ...
Business Insider | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 05:02:11
EUROPEAN BANKING AUTHORITY TO LEAVE LONDON IN CASE OF BREXIT, EBA CHAIRMAN ENRIA TELLS GERMAN NEWSPAPER
EUROPEAN BANKING AUTHORITY TO LEAVE LONDON IN CASE OF BREXIT, EBA CHAIRMAN ENRIA TELLS GERMAN NEWSPAPER.
CNBC | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 05:00:00
Seeking Alpha | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 04:22:15
As a follow up to my post, Hmmm, Brexit Campaigning Suspended For Second Day, Referendum Vote "In Limbo," which detailed the murder of pro-EU British Parliament member Jo Cox at a point when polls showed Brexit in the lead , Louis Cammarosano of Smaulgld emails: I was reminded of this: ...
Robert Wenzel / Economic Policy Journal | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 04:01:00
Submitted by Mish Shedlock of MishTalk Yesterday I wrote how that even recent phone polls show Leave ahead in the Brexit debate. A BMG poll that was supposed to be released on Friday was delayed until today. That poll strongly reverses other recent telephone polls. The headline reads "Remain 53.3%, ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 02:20:33
The residents of Gibraltar, a tiny British overseas territory in the southern Iberian Peninsula, are worried that a U.K. exit from the EU could complicate their access to the European market.
WSJ | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 02:16:05
Where The S&P 500 Faces Brexit Exposure by John Butters, FactSet The United Kingdom will be a focus for the market during the upcoming week, as the country is scheduled to hold a vote on June 23 regarding its membership [...]
Guest Post / Value Walk | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 02:07:20
Before the assassination of British MP Jo Cox, the "Leave" campaign had been surging in recent polls... This was before The IMF unleashed their own version of "we are all doomed" and before Ms. Cox was murdered. The sad death of pro-EU British MP Jo Cox prompted a buying spree ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 01:58:29
Britons are backing away from voting to leave the EU, with the "remain" campaign nudging back in front, according to a new poll.
Austrailian | Sat, 18 Jun 2016 22:47:00
For all the talk of market turbulence and volatility ahead of the Brexit vote, the reality is that after the selloff scare in late January and February, the S&P500 has barely registered any of the global fears that have roiled virtually all other foreign markets, and just two weeks ago ...
Zero Hedge | Sat, 18 Jun 2016 22:18:09
British companies are preparing for the possibility that the country will vote to leave the European Union with extra funds, pre-written statements and plans for late-night vigils by teams of consultants. In the final week before Britain's referendum on EU membership on Thursday the prospect of a 'Leave' vote has ...
Martinne Geller and Kate Holton / Times of Malta | Sat, 18 Jun 2016 22:01:25
Thursday's EU referendum in the UK will determine whether Britain remains a member of the EU - and the result will have far-reaching consequences not only for the UK but for Europe and the whole world. Unfortunately, most of the opinion polls of late have been showing the Leave bloc ...
Times of Malta | Sat, 18 Jun 2016 22:01:00
As JPMorgan said yesterday, "opinion polls ahead of next week's referendum have made a powerful move toward Brexit (Figure 1)" adding that its attempts to clean up the polls for methodological issues suggests a lead for leave in the 3%-5%-pt range at the time of writing." And yet, despite the ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge | Sat, 18 Jun 2016 21:08:19
Brexit won't cause recession, Michael Gove says, as David Cameron warns there will be 'no turning back'
Tim Ross / Telegraph | Sat, 18 Jun 2016 21:00:00
Leaving the EU would turn the UK into an island as significant as Guernsey, French Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron says.
BBC | Sat, 18 Jun 2016 20:31:49
Jim Cramer advised which stocks should be left alone with the upcoming Brexit vote.
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 23:09:00
Murdoch newspaper's metropolitan readership largely in favour of EU, unlike Brexit-backing Sun
FT | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 22:50:08
With everyone worried about Brexit, we thought the folowing might help clarify (Please Note - Very Not Suitable For Work)... ok it didn't help at all but we've been wanting an excuse to play that for a while. Global Financial Stress Index spikes up most since Aug 2011... As Brexit ...
Zero Hedge | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 20:02:15
Recent efforts to improve the work-life balance of bankers will be thrown out the window next Thursday, when hundreds of London staff pull all-nighters or arrive at dawn to handle trading around the Brexit vote.
IFR | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 20:00:00
Britain was not a member of the governance of continental European for many, many years. Why is their membership in this body such an overwhelmingly important consideration now? The issue is not Brexit itself so much, but the fragility of the system which is so threatened by it. And at ...
Jesse's Café Américain | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 19:56:00
Submitted by Tho Bishop via The Mises Institute, This week the Bank of England announced that it would follow the lead of the Federal Reserve and maintain interest rates at .5%. The bank didn't stop there however, warning voters that next week's Brexit referendum posed "the largest immediate risk facing ...
Zero Hedge | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 19:25:00
Jeff Gundlach discussed his views on Donald Trump, Brexit, the Fed and his favorite investment ideas with CNBC.
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 19:17:00
Treasury bonds exchange traded funds have surged this year, with Treasuries enjoying their best start to a year since 2003, as global economic weakness and increased uncertainty, such as the upcoming "Brexit" vote, bolstered demand for safe-havens. Among the best performing Treasury bond ETFs so far this year, he iShares ...
ETF Trends | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 18:36:19
Amid turmoil in Chinese FX markets (which has not ended well in the past), the need to hedge against the looming Brexit vote, and rapidly fading confidence in the ability of The Fed, BoJ, ECB to save the world; it appears what was an ignorantly complacent market has suddenly shrugged ...
Zero Hedge | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 17:30:39
With EU referendum campaigning suspended and Brexit fears somewhat abated, investors end week in calmer mood The UK stock market ended a choppy week on a stronger note, rebounding from a four-month low as traders nervously shuffled their positions in the final days before the EU referendum. Risk aversion continued ...
Katie Allen and Nick Fletcher / Guardian | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 17:26:14
I'll be there next week, in fact just in time for the Brexit vote. Above and beyond the obvious guidebook sights, what do you all recommend that I do? And where should I eat? Here is a good Ian Buruma survey of where Brussels the city is at right now. ...
Marginal Revolution | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 17:05:44
Back in May of 1916, the British participated in what is arguably one of the most self-serving, globally damaging geopolitical jiggerings of the last century when British diplomat Mark Sykes partnered with his French counterpart, François Georges-Picot, to partition the [...]
Value Walk | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 16:53:44
Rome, June 17 - The spread between Italian and German 10-year bonds, a gauge of Italy's borrowing costs and investor confidence, closed seven points down on 149 as Brexit fears abated Friday. The yield was 1.5o%.
Gazzetta Del Sud | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 16:11:00
Volatility surged this week over a potential Brexit, but according to one trader, investors would be wise to buy stocks.
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:56:00
Markets tend to be very efficient, except when they’re not. And those are the times that can be brutal for investors.
DealBook | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:50:23
Milan, June 17 - The Milan bourse closed 3.49% up Friday with the FTSE-MIB rising to 16,923 points as banking stocks rallied after Brexit fears subsided a little. Banking stocks stood out, and especially Banco Popolare (+12.88%), UBI Banca (+9,96%), Bper (+9.93%), BPM (+9.82%) and UniCredit (+9.44%)
Gazzetta Del Sud | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:45:00
LONDON, June 17- Following are five big themes likely to dominate thinking of investors and traders in the coming week and the Reuters stories related to them. 1/ BREXIT: ALL AROUND THE WORLD. It's not just Britain or Europe on a knife-edge.
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:24:00
Gold gained more than 1% as it surged once more towards the US$1,300 mark. After gold's initial jump yesterday, when it went as high as US$1,315, the price receded following the murder of MP Jo Cox and the subsequent suspension of EU referendum campaigning. The Brexit vote has played a ...
Proactive Investors | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:03:00
Has market uncertainty already hit its peak one week ahead of the U.K. referendum on European Union membership? It's a hard call, but options on the British pound suggest it's possible. Sterling's one-month implied volatility has eased in the last three days after jumping by about 63% last month and ...
Jon Sindreu / MoneyBeat | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:57:11
The Brexit vote determining Great Britain's status as a member of the European Union, slated for June 23, has been widely cited in recent days as the reason investors are displaying preferences for safer assets such as gold. Applying that logic, it would seem gold exchange traded funds such as ...
Tom Lydon / ETF Trends | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:54:52
People tend to buy gold when they fear economic or financial crisis ahead. That makes it an urgent decision for U.K. savers right now.Money managers and retail investors have sent bullion demand higher across all Western markets to date in 2016, but the risk of a Brexit shock to the ...
Adrian Ash, Contributor / Forbes | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:52:00
Maria Margaronis The demons of xenophobia, resentment, and rage unleashed by Brexit informed the killer's act.
Maria Margaronis / The Nation | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:41:58
The Brexit Vote Will Be Rigged by Jeff Nielson, Sprott Money How important is the upcoming "Brexit" vote in the UK? In a recent commentary , it was noted that the current leader in French polling to become France's next [...]
Sprott Money / Value Walk | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:32:19
Venice, June 17 - A Brexit would have a "minimal industrial impact on FCA," CEO Sergio Marchionne said Friday. he said that for Europe the "risk is enormous, not to be Marchionne said "the real question is what will remain of Europe if Brexit wins".
Gazzetta Del Sud | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:30:00
(Reuters) - Dutch bank ING and France's Societe Generale have written to clients to warn them of difficult trading conditions in financial markets and large gaps in pricing of assets when Britain votes next week on European Union membership.
IFR | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:26:00
*Death of MP Jo Cox cuts' Brexit' odds among investors. NEW YORK, June 17- U.S. benchmark Treasury yields were on track for their first gain in nearly two weeks on Friday as investors repriced the odds of Britain exiting the European Union a day after U.K. politicians halted campaigning on ...
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:21:00
admin / Coyote Blog | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:19:31
Brexit Trade: Leveraged Bet That Pound Plummets If the U.K. currency takes a dive, options investors could double their money in a couple of weeks.Brexit Trade: Leveraged Bet That Pound PlummetsBy Steven M. Sears If the U.K. currency takes a dive, options investors could double their money in a couple ...
Barrons | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:18:35
What Does Brexit Mean for U.S. Markets? Though the White House and Jamie Dimon are against Brexit, there may be some advantages for the Impact on U.S. Financial MarketsBy John Kimelman Though the White House and Jamie Dimon are against Brexit, there may be some advantages for the U.S.
Barrons | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:16:14
Gold soared above US$1,300 this week to its highest for almost two years after the latest meeting of the US Federal Reserve and as the impending BREXIT vote looms. The gold price slipped back in the following days, but Daniel Briesemann, analyst at Commerzbank, tells Proactive Investors "risks are still ...
Proactive Investors | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:08:00
With Britain already bitterly divided by Brexit, a violent faultline emerged with the gunning down of Labour MP Jo Cox.
Austrailian | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:00:00
shutterstock.com Campaigners for both the UK leaving and remaining in the EU have made claims regarding how a Brexit will affect the country's finances. For the Remain campaign, George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequer, warned that an emergency budget will be necessary, which will involve large cuts to public spending ...
John Fender, Professor of Macroeconomics, University of Birmingham / The Conversation | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:54:12
LUXEMBOURG, June 17 (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said on Friday that Europe was trying to prepare for any possible outcome of Britain's referendum on whether to stay in the...
Reuters | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:51:05
The UK could be the next largest developed economy to embark on further aggressive monetary easing; that's according to a Global Macro Strategy research note published by UBS earlier this week. According to the Swiss bank, there are signs that [...]
Rupert Hargreaves / Value Walk | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:46:52
Stocks on Wall Street are still in wait-and-see mode ahead of next week's "Brexit" vote in the U.K.
USA Today | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:42:32
Markets hate uncertainty, as the famous cliché has it. Gold doesn't though - gold loves uncertainty, or at least gold bulls do. And there's quite a bit of it about at the moment. There's the uncertainty around the Fed's desire to raise rates - stymied recently by poor numbers in ...
Ron Capshaw / Proactive Investors | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:54:00
Saddled in between a U.S. Federal Reserve that recently indicated in Wednesday's FOMC meeting rate hikes might be put off, leading some to point to weakness and confusion, and a June 23rd Brexit vote that has shockingly left one lawmaker [...]
Mark Melin / Value Walk | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:50:43
A Brexit would be terrible for the economy, and would damage the dynamic of the whole EU
El País / EL PAÍS | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:26:15
MUST READS Negative interest rates are scaring people - CNN/Money The World Economy Looks a Bit Like It's the 1930s - Bloomberg Are negative rates a "calamitous misadventure"? ECB economists say no - Brookings Brexit Campaign Suspended after Parliament Member Killed - Voice of America Shooting death of British politician ...
Tim Iacono | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:21:49
The fierce campaigning over whether the UK should leave the European Union - the "Brexit" - is on hold while Britain mourns MP Jo Cox , fatally shot and stabbed by a 52-year-old man who reportedly has longstanding ties to U.S. white supremacist group the National Alliance. But on June ...
The Week | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:14:31
LONDON, June 17- Gold rose on Friday, supported following a cautious note from the Federal Reserve on interest rates and uncertainty ahead of Britain's vote on European Union membership. The metal, often seen as an insurance in times of financial and economic uncertainty, peaked at $1,315.55 on Thursday, its strongest ...
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:07:00
Note: This article appears on the ETFtrends.com Strategist Channel By Chris Konstantinos "Darlin', you got to let me know/ Should I stay or should I go?" - The Clash, a celebrated British punk band Britons are awaiting June 23 with baited breath - and it's not because that date marks ...
Chris Kostantinos, Riverfront Investment Group / ETF Trends | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:00:20
( Scott Johnson ) To Brexit or not to Brexit, that is the question addressed by Douglas Murray in "Exit Britain?" (National Review) and by Christopher Caldwell in "See you, EU?" (Weekly Standard). What is Brexit? Brexit is shorthand for the question whether Britain should leave the European Union, the ...
Scott Johnson / Power Line | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:53:33
Despite Robert Pouget's French heritage and his European business, he wants the UK to vote to leave the European Union.
BBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:51:19
Sell-off abates as Brexit opinion seen shifting (Reuters) IMF chief Lagarde says economic risks bigger if Britain leaves EU (Reuters) U.S. State Department Officials Call for Strikes Against Syria's Assad (WSJ) St. Louis Fed's Bullard says U.S. may only need single rate hike for now (Reuters) A Life of Violent ...
Zero Hedge | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:45:10