EasyJet Profit Falls as Brexit Compounds Terror-Spree Impact

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  • Pretax profit down about 28 percent as pound’s fall hits costs
  • CE0 sticks with growth plan, saying rivals will suffer more

The Negative Impact From Brexit on EasyJet

EasyJet Plc’s annual profit declined for the first time since 2009 as a slump in the pound inflated costs and a spate of terror attacks across Europe depressed prices, revealing the challenge facing even the region’s biggest carriers amid faltering economies and a glut in capacity.

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