Against the euro, the British pound was also under pressure, showing itself to 78.809 pence per euro. She had begun its descent Monday after rallying the Mayor of London Boris Johnson to supporters of the output of the United Kingdom of the European Union, a prospect dreaded by the business community.
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a myriad of pundits have pointed in a joint letter of the dangers of such a scenario. “Exit the EU deter investment, threaten jobs and jeopardize the economy” , say 200 signatories, among them 36 presidents or CEOs of the 100 largest companies listed on the London Stock Exchange.