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  • LONDON, June 28- Securing access to the European Union's single market is the top goal in Brexit negotiations, Britain's business minister said on Tuesday, as a business group warned the government was a long way from having a clear plan for its future ties with the bloc. Sajid Javid hosted a meeting of business organisations and representatives from Britain's...

  • Supporters of the 'Stronger In' campaign react as results of the EU referendum are announced at a results party at the Royal Festival Hall in London early in the morning of June 24, 2016.

    "Sure there's opportunity, but I think when you strip away the headlines, the market is still relatively expensive," says one investment chief.

  • *Europe presses Britain to trigger exit to end uncertainty. *Merkel says Britain cannot cherry-pick on EU ties. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, June 28- European leaders told Britain on Tuesday to act quickly to resolve the political and economic chaos unleashed by its vote to leave the European Union, a move the IMF said could put pressure on global growth.

  • LONDON, June 28- The date by which Britain will appoint a successor to Prime Minister David Cameron has been moved to Sept 9, a week later than originally planned, the Conservative Party said on Tuesday. "In order to ensure there is full participation by the membership, the Party Board recommends that the date of the declaration of the leader is the 9th September 2016."

  • *Europe presses Britain to trigger exit to end uncertainty. *Merkel says Britain cannot cherry-pick on EU ties. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, June 28- European leaders told Britain on Tuesday to act quickly to resolve the political and economic chaos unleashed by its vote to leave the European Union, a move the IMF said could put pressure on global growth.

  • Running out of the building, office professionals

    Sure, the UK is a ship without a captain but it's time for other leaders to step up and stave off a mass business exodus, says media strategist Mark Macias.

  • David Cameron arrives for the European Council meeting in Brussels.

    Outgoing U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron is attending a European summit in Brussels on Tuesday where pressure is expected to be applied on the U.K.

  • LONDON, June 28- Britain's Work and Pensions Secretary Stephen Crabb, widely regarded as a rising star in the government, has declared he will stand as a candidate to replace Prime Minister David Cameron as leader of the Conservative Party, the Politico website said on Tuesday. Ex- London mayor Boris Johnson, the most high-profile Brexit campaigner, and Home...

  • German chancellor Angela Merkel arrives to address journalists following a meeting with German parliamentary groups and ministers to discuss the so-called Brexit referendum at the Chancellery on June 24, 2016 in Berlin.

    Britain's exit from the EU would force the United States to look elsewhere for leadership in Europe, Nicholas Burns says.

  • EDINBURGH June 28- First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will meet European Parliament chiefs in Brussels on Wednesday as she launches a drive to negotiate a way for Scotland to remain in the European Union, she said on Tuesday. Scotland, a nation of five million people, voted to stay in the EU by 62 to 38 percent in last week's referendum, putting it at odds with the United...

  • LONDON, June 28- Britain's Work and Pensions Secretary Stephen Crabb has declared he will stand as a candidate to replace Prime Minister David Cameron as leader of the Conservative Party, the Politico website said on Tuesday. Cameron said he would resign last Friday after Britons ignored his pleas to stay in the EU in last week's referendum.

  • UK WORK AND PENSIONS SECRETARY STEPHEN CRABB SAYS HE WILL STAND TO REPLACE DAVID CAMERON AS LEADER OF CONSERVATIVE PARTY-POLITICO WEBSITE.

  • EDINBURGH, June 28- Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will meet EU leaders in Brussels on Wednesday to discuss possible ways for Scotland to remain in the bloc after the United Kingdom as a whole voted to leave, she told the Scottish parliament on Tuesday. Sturgeon said she would meet European Parliament President Martin Schulz and planned to set out...

  • A 'vote remain' supporter walks past a 'vote leave' supporter outside Downing Street, London.

    A controversial politician in the U.K.’s ruling Conservative Party has become the first senior government figure to hint at a second EU referendum vote.

  • British pound gets some relief

    CNBC's Sara Eisen reports on currencies and the battle for the next U.K. prime minister.

  • *Europe presses Britain to trigger exit to end uncertainty. *Merkel says Britain cannot cherry-pick on EU ties. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, June 28- European leaders told Britain on Tuesday to act quickly to resolve the political and economic chaos unleashed by its vote to leave the European Union, a move the IMF said could put pressure on global growth.

  • Cameron: UK must not turn its back on Europe

    CNBC'S Wilfred Frost reports the UK's David Cameron arrived in Brussels where he said he wanted the exit to be as constructive as possible.

  • Bargain hunting trumped still widespread uncertainty over Britain's vote to leave the European Union, as the bloc's leaders, including soon-to-be-ex UK Prime Minister David Cameron, held their first post-vote meeting in Brussels. Wall Street shares were expected to bounce 1 percent when the market reopens, as European shares clawed back 2.4 percentage...

  • *Europe presses Britain to trigger exit to end uncertainty. *Merkel says Britain cannot cherry-pick on EU ties. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, June 28- Britain faced angry calls from other European leaders to act quickly to resolve the political and economic chaos unleashed by its vote to leave the European Union which the IMF said could put pressure on global growth.

  • *Europe presses Britain to trigger exit to end uncertainty. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, June 28- Britain faced angry calls from other European leaders to act quickly to resolve the political and economic chaos unleashed by its vote to leave the European Union which the IMF said could put pressure on global growth. European countries are particularly worried about the...