Let’s talk about Brexit.
I know what some of you are thinking. Time to move on, right? The doomsday scenarios never came to pass. If you had bought some shares in an ETF tied to the FTSE 100 Index on June 24, the day after the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union, you would have made some easy money. Countries such as Canada and India are lining up to do trade agreements with the U.K., according to the country’s new government. Rather than the end of days, it is a moment to create a new world. The Financial Post published this idea on August 1: an economic union of Britain, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. There are more than 18,000 kilometres between London and Auckland. But sure, why not? Maybe there are a few Concordes left that the British government could tune up to cut down on the travel time?
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