‘Brexit’ Campaign Gains Support of 250 Business Execs

Former HSBC Holdings Plc Chief Executive Officer Michael Geoghegan is among 250 business leaders backing the push for the U.K. to leave the European Union. Geoghegan was CEO of HSBC from 2006 until 2010 and his support for “Brexit”stands in contrast to the bank’s current management, which warns it will send 1,000 staff to Paris from London if voters side with withdrawal in the June 23 referendum. UniCredit Head of Global FX Strategy Vasileios Gkionakis discusses this and the outlook for sterling with Bloomberg’s Manus Cranny on “Countdown.”

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53:41 - Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas hosted by David Westin and Jonathan Ferro. Guests include Jon Beinner, co-head of global fixed income at Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Shawn Golhar, head of public policy research at Barclays Capital, and Rep. Tom Reed, a member of the House Ways and Means Committee and a Republican from New York. (Source: Bloomberg)
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