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Brexit and the Pound

July 6th, 2016

Episode 562 of 836 episodes

The chairman of Britain's Royal Bank of Scotland, Sir Howard Davies, puts the sharp fall in the value of the pound sterling into perspective, and tells us where the weak points are in the UK economy. Also, the BBC's Joe Miller speaks to film makers and artists in Berlin as they weigh the effects of Brexit on their industry. And Elliott Grove, founder of the UK's Raindance Film Festival and the British Independent Film Awards, tells us how he thinks Brexit might work to the advantage of Britain's film sector. (Picture: Trader’s computer screen in Hong Kong shows Brexit poll and GBP exchange rate; Credit: Anthony Wallace/AFP/Getty Images)

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