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  • *PM Cameron to quit as UK rewrites engagement rules with EU. NEW YORK/ LONDON, June 24- Oil prices fell about 5 percent in New York's morning trade on Friday after Britain's vote to leave the European Union led to huge risk aversion and rally in safe havens like the U.S. dollar that could derail a three-month long recovery in global oil markets. Financial markets have...

  • *Italy's Northern League says: "It's our turn". LONDON/ BUDAPEST, June 24- Britain's vote to leave the European Union fired up populist eurosceptic parties across the continent on Friday, giving fresh voice to their calls to leave the bloc or its euro currency. Right-wing and anti-immigrant parties in the Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden and France demanded...

  • *Risk assets routed as Britain votes to leave EU. *Sterling suffers historic fall in massive selloff, yen jumps. NEW YORK/ LONDON, June 24- Global capital markets reeled on Friday after Britain voted to leave the European Union, with $2 trillion in value wiped from equity bourses worldwide, while money poured into safe-haven gold and government bonds.

  • *Britain's vote to leave EU boosts safe-haven U.S. bonds. Treasury prices soared on Friday on safe haven buying as rattled investors evaluated the repercussions of Britain's vote to leave the European Union. "Right now it's' every man for himself' safety buying," said Tom Tucci, head of Treasuries trading at CIBC in New York.

  • LONDON, June 24- Britain has voted to leave the European Union, forcing the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron and dealing the biggest blow since World War Two to the European project of forging greater unity. Global financial markets plunged on Friday as results from a referendum defied bookmakers' odds to show a 52-48 percent victory for the campaign...

  • LONDON, June 24- Following are reactions from world leaders and politicians on Friday to Britain's referendum vote to leave the European Union:. EUROPEAN COUNCIL PRESIDENT DONALD TUSK. I believe we now have a glorious opportunity: we can pass our laws and set our taxes entirely according to the needs of the UK economy...

  • LONDON, June 24- Following are reactions from world leaders and politicians on Friday to Britain's referendum vote to leave the European Union:. EUROPEAN COUNCIL PRESIDENT DONALD TUSK. I believe we now have a glorious opportunity: we can pass our laws and set our taxes entirely according to the needs of the UK economy...

  • BRUSSELS, June 24- Britain's shock vote to leave the European Union- the first time a member state has chosen to pull out- sends the post-World War Two unification process that has underpinned peace and prosperity on the continent into reverse. Britain's vote plunges the EU into its third major crisis of the decade after the euro zone debt turmoil that began in...

  • LONDON, June 24- Britain voted to leave the European Union, forcing the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron and dealing the biggest blow to the European project of greater unity since World War Two. Global financial markets plunged on Friday as results from a referendum showed a 52-48 percent victory for the campaign to leave a bloc Britain joined more...

  • *Finance leaders of G7 grouping say to consult closely. TOKYO, June 24- Group of Seven finance leaders vowed on Friday to continue to consult closely on market moves and financial stability and cooperate as appropriate, after Britain voted to exit the European Union. "We... respect the intention expressed today by the people of the United Kingdom to exit from the...

  • LONDON, June 24- Britain's finance minister George Osborne said central banks from the Group of Seven economic powers have taken steps to ensure adequate liquidity in financial markets after the shock of Britain's decision to leave the EU. "G7 central banks have taken steps to ensure adequate liquidity and to support functioning of markets," Osborne wrote on...

  • GENEVA, June 24- The World Trade Organization said on Friday it was prepared to help Britain and the European Union after the vote to leave the bloc. "The WTO stands ready to work with the UK and the EU to assist them in any way we can," WTO director-general Roberto Azevedo said on Twitter. Azevedo warned in a speech this month that British business competitiveness...

  • TOKYO, June 24- Group of Seven finance leaders vowed on Friday to continue to consult closely on market moves and financial stability and to cooperate as appropriate, after Britain voted to exit the European Union. G7 finance chiefs said in a statement they are monitoring market developments while recognising that excess volatility and disorderly moves in...

  • *Britain's vote to leave EU boosts safe-haven U.S. bonds. Treasury prices soared on Friday on safety buying as rattled investors evaluated the repercussions of Britain's vote to leave the European Union. "Right now it's' every man for himself' safety buying," said Tom Tucci, head of Treasuries trading at CIBC in New York.

  • *Oil tumbles below $50, copper's reaction relatively muted. LONDON, June 24- Gold clocked up its biggest daily gain since the 2008 financial crisis on Friday as Britain's vote to leave the European Union spread political uncertainty and concern about economic growth, which also hit industrial commodities such as oil. Spot gold rose more than 8 percent on Friday,...

  • *Futures on Wall St's VIX fear gauge jump. June 24- U.S. stock futures slid in premarket trading on Friday after Britain's vote to quit the European Union delivered the biggest blow to the global financial system since the 2008 financial crisis. S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures were down about 3.5 percent while those on the Dow Jones industrial average were off...

  • LONDON, June 24- Britain voted to leave the European Union, forcing the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron and dealing the biggest blow to the European project of greater unity since World War Two. Global financial markets plunged on Friday as results from a referendum showed a 52-48 percent victory for the campaign to leave a bloc Britain joined more...

  • *Risk assets routed Britain votes to leave EU. LONDON, June 24- World stocks saw more than $2 trillion wiped off their value on Friday as Britain's vote to leave the European Union triggered 5-10 percent falls across Europe's biggest bourses and a record plunge for sterling. London's FTSE dropped almost 5 percent while Frankfurt and Paris fell 6 to 8 percent.

  • LONDON, June 24- Britain's vote to leave the European Union means uncertainty for markets and companies as London initiates at least two years of negotiations with the EU. "That is a catastrophic result for Britain and also for Europe and Germany, especially the German economy. "We expect a significant drop in trade with Britain in the coming months.

  • LONDON, June 24- Britain's vote to leave the European Union means uncertainty for markets and companies as London initiates at least two years of negotiations with the EU. "That is a catastrophic result for Britain and also for Europe and Germany, especially the German economy. "We expect a significant drop in trade with Britain in the coming months.