Britain’s highly-emotive vote on June 23 on whether to remain a part of the European Union or withdraw from the economic and political bloc of 28 countries forged after WWII could impact markets significantly, possibly weakening the euro, expanding losses in the pound while weighing on equities, with options a useful tool in managing risk and volatility.
Bluford “Blu” Putnam has served as Managing Director and Chief Economist of CME Group since May 2011. With more than 35 years of experience in the financial services industry and concentrations in central banking, investment research, and portfolio management, Blu serves as CME Group’s spokesperson on global economic conditions.
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