Brexit is much more than just a British event. There have been and will continue to be ramifications for the entire world, including the US, which has invested heavily in the UK. Predicting the likely impacts and developing the best responses are challenging the skills of even the most seasoned investors.
According to the World Federation of Exchanges, China’s stock markets currently account for 10 percent of the total market capitalisation of all exchanges in the world, and hold an even greater share in terms of market turnover.
Saudi Arabia’s state-owned oil company Saudi Aramco is on the verge of becoming the world’s biggest company, after the government recently confirmed plans to sell a 5-percent stake in the country’s sole oil producer.