U.K. Businesses Lobby to Maintain EU Market Access
The vote is over but the campaign continues. With financial markets reeling from the Brexit vote, U.K. companies are stepping up lobbying to maintain access to the European Union’s single market and labor, deepening potential rifts with British “Leave” voters who want to curb immigration. Prime Minister David Cameron has called an emergency meeting Thursday of his Business Advisory Group, which includes chief executive officers of companies like BP Plc, Whitbread Plc and EasyJet Plc, according to a person familiar with the situation. Bloomberg's Stephanie Baker reports and Societe Generale Global Head of Engineering & Strategy Kokou Agbo-Bloua discusses with Bloomberg's Anna Edwards on "Countdown."