The UK has voted to leave the European Union by a margin of 52% to 48%. Although opinion polls had narrowed during the final few weeks of the campaign, financial markets had been broadly positioned for ‘remain’ given the lead in bookmakers’ odds.
The shock for financial markets has been particularly marked this morning given that the final poll on the day of the vote indicated a 4-6 point lead for ‘remain’.
In our webinar we look at what's in store for the UK economy in the months ahead and the initial and prospective market reaction.
To read Hetal and Chris' Macro Matters piece on the result, click here.