Economic Research: UK Economy Feels Heat of a Complicated Brexit

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UK Economy to Feel the Heat of a Complicated Brexit

By Blu Putnam, Chief Economist, CME Group

Highlights: 

  • Conservative Party’s electoral setback heightens Brexit fears
  • Britain’s growth likely to slow down in second half of 2017, 2018
  • Investments in UK expected to decline due to Brexit anxieties
  • ECB could shift monetary policy and exit negative deposit rates