Will the Dutch follow Britain out the door?

Jun 27, 2016

Will the Dutch follow Britain out the door?

Britain’s vote to leave the EU has sent shock waves across the Netherlands, a founding father of the European community, but despite a push by euroskeptics analysts say a Nexit referendum is unlikely soon, if ever. “Now it is our turn,” trumpeted Geert Wilders, ...

Jun 27, 2016

Park orders 24-hour watch for market turmoil amid Brexit fallout

President Park Geun-hye on Monday ordered officials to take “all necessary measures” — including round-the-clock monitoring — to minimize market fallout after Britain’s decision to exit the European Union, Yonhap news agency reported. The U.K. vote Thursday wiped trillions of dollars off world stock ...

Jun 27, 2016

From Brexit to Nexit: Other nations claim their "-exit"

It started with Grexit — the long trumpeted but never realized axing of Greece from the European Union. It was then reborn as Brexit as Britain started down the path of leaving the bloc. The “-exit” formulation was coined by two economists from U.S. ...

British bracing for world economy to punish U.K. for Brexit

Jun 26, 2016

British bracing for world economy to punish U.K. for Brexit

The British were warned for weeks that a vote to leave the European Union would result in economic pain. Now they’ll find out whether it will. U.K. financial leaders are scrambling to reassure households, businesses and investors that they can contain the doom and ...