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  • BRUSSELS, June 24- Britain is expected to submit an application to leave the European Union following Thursday's referendum, after which it would have two years to negotiate an exit. Below are possible consequences for Britain and the EU of a Brexit. The rest of the EU has a trade surplus in goods of about 100 billion euros with Britain, while Britain exports some 20...

  • BRUSSELS, June 24- Britain is expected to submit an application to leave the European Union following Thursday's referendum, after which it would have two years to negotiate an exit. Below are possible consequences for Britain and the EU of a Brexit. The rest of the EU has a trade surplus in goods of about 100 billion euros with Britain, while Britain exports some 20...

  • BRUSSELS, June 24- Britain is expected to submit an application to leave the European Union following Thursday's referendum, after which it would have two years to negotiate an exit. Below are possible consequences for Britain and the EU of a Brexit. The rest of the EU has a trade surplus in goods of about 100 billion euros with Britain, while Britain exports some 20...

  • BRUSSELS, June 24- Britain is expected to submit an application to leave the European Union following Thursday's referendum, after which it would have two years to negotiate an exit. Below are possible consequences for Britain and the EU of a Brexit. The rest of the EU has a trade surplus in goods of about 100 billion euros with Britain, while Britain exports some 20...

  • LONDON, June 24- Britain's 2.2 million financial industry workers face years of uncertainty and the risk of thousands of job cuts after the country voted to quit the European Union, leaving question marks over London's status as Europe's premier financial centre. Bankers' early confidence that Britain would remain within the European Union quickly...

  • June 24- S&P 500 and Nasdaq E-mini futures plummeted 5 percent early on Friday, hitting overnight limit thresholds, after Britain voted to leave the European Union, roiling global markets and raising fears of a shock to the world's economy. The drastic drops in U.S. stock index futures prices suggest Wall Street will open with steep losses on Friday.

  • BRUSSELS, June 24- The European Union's chief concerns over Britain's vote to leave the group are political but losing its second-largest economy will have a huge economic impact as well. Britain's total contribution to the EU budget for 2016 has been set at 19.4 billion euros, including its rebate and customs duties. The rest of the European Union has a trade...

  • BRUSSELS, June 24- The European Union's chief concerns over Britain's vote to leave the group are political but losing its second-largest economy will have a huge economic impact as well. Britain's total contribution to the EU budget for 2016 has been set at 19.4 billion euros, including its rebate and customs duties. The rest of the European Union has a trade...

  • BRUSSELS, June 24- The European Union's chief concerns over Britain's vote to leave the group are political but losing its second-largest economy will have a huge economic impact as well. Britain's total contribution to the EU budget for 2016 has been set at 19.4 billion euros, including its rebate and customs duties. The rest of the European Union has a trade...

  • BRUSSELS, June 24- The European Union's chief concerns over Britain's vote to leave the group are political but losing its second-largest economy will have a huge economic impact as well. Britain's total contribution to the EU budget for 2016 has been set at 19.4 billion euros, including its rebate and customs duties. The rest of the European Union has a trade...

  • *Risk assets routed Britain votes to leave EU. *UK and U.S. stock futures skid, Asian shares follow. SYDNEY, June 24- Carnage came to global markets on Friday as results of an historic referendum showed Britain had voted to leave the European Union, sending sterling on a record plunge and pummelling equities across the world.

  • TOKYO/ SINGAPORE, June 24- Oil prices slumped by more than 6 percent on Friday after results of a landmark referendum showed Britain had voted to leave the European Union, causing huge market uncertainty and fracturing European efforts to forge greater unity. Financial markets have been racked for months by worries about what Brexit, or a British exit from the...

  • *UKIP's Farage hails UK " independence day". LONDON, June 24- Britain has voted to leave the European Union, results from Thursday's landmark referendum showed, an outcome that sets the country on an uncertain path and deals the largest setback to European efforts to forge greater unity since World War Two. The vote will initiate at least two years of messy divorce...

  • *Britain votes to leave the European Union- BBC. MELBOURNE, June 24- London copper fell on Friday and selling spilled into other metals, after results from Britain's referendum signalled it was on a path to leave the European Union. Britain has voted to leave the European Union, the BBC said based on voter tallies from Thursday's referendum, an outcome that would put...

  • *Risk assets routed as TV networks say Britain votes for Brexit. *UK and U.S. stock futures skid, Asian shares follow. SYDNEY, June 24- Carnage came to world markets on Friday as major television networks said Britain had voted to leave the European Union, sending sterling on a record plunge and pummelling share markets around the globe.

  • *UKIP's Farage hails UK " independence day". LONDON, June 24- Britain has voted to leave the European Union, results from Thursday's landmark referendum showed, an outcome that sets the country on an uncertain path and deals the largest setback to European efforts to forge greater unity since World War Two. The vote will initiate at least two years of messy divorce...

  • LONDON, June 24- Scotland has made clear that it sees its future as part of the European Union, Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Friday, after it voted to remain while most of the United Kingdom voted to leave. "The vote here makes clear that the people of Scotland see their future as part of the European Union," Sturgeon said in a statement.

  • LONDON, June 24- Britain's 2.2 million financial industry workers face years of uncertainty and the risk of thousands of job cuts after vote counts indicated the country had chosen to quit the European Union, leaving question marks over London's status as Europe's premier financial centre. Bankers' early confidence that Britain would remain within the...

  • *BBC says Leave has impregnable lead. LONDON, June 24- Britain has voted to leave the European Union, the BBC said based on voter tallies from Thursday's referendum, an outcome that would set the country on an uncertain path and deal the largest setback to European efforts to forge greater unity since World War Two. Yet there was euphoria among Britain's...

  • LONDON, June 24- Supporters of leaving the European Union seized the lead on Friday in the vote count from Britain's bitterly contested referendum, setting sterling on track for its biggest ever fall on world markets. In a mark of international concern, Japan's top currency diplomat Masatsugu Asakawa said he would consult with Finance Minister Taro Aso on how...