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Brexit And Its Effects On Charlotte

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Charlotte has significant ties to the United Kingdom. There are more foreign businesses in Mecklenburg County from the U.K. than from any other country but one. And the big banks here have large presences there, with London traditionally serving as a financial gateway to Europe. So how will the U.K.'s vote to leave the European Union reverberate in Charlotte? We'll explore that question, with guest host Michael Tomsic.

Guests
Ken Menkhaus - Political Science professor at Davidson College

Jay Bryson  managing director, Global Economist at Wells Fargo 

Mark Walker - president, British American Business Council of North Carolina Board/ Private Wealth Advisor at Walker and Associates