The British world of finance is firmly opposed to a Brexit. Banks, consultancies, law firms, funds and FinTech startups have a lot to lose if voters opt to leave the EU.
UK Prime Minister Theresa May says she'll only do Brexit her way, and the UK's master of loose talk is back in the news. Meanwhile, Labour could have a last shot at a second referendum and London finance is taking a hit.
One of the opposition Labour Party's senior members, Khan joins a growing list of politicians in favor of a second vote on EU membership. His call comes amid a deepening split over the government's Brexit proposals.
Bank of England chief Mark Carney has warned a hard Brexit may mean a UK housing price collapse. The usual Brexiteers were united in disparagement, but his words carry weight on the 10th anniversary of the last crash.
It's a thankless task trying to keep up with the daily dose of bizarre comments made by leading Brexiteers. DW's Rob Mudge has made a valiant effort to wade through some of the madness.
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