Financial services companies based in the UK are compelled by Brexit to work with government to stave off the very real threat of reduced access to the single market. But they also need to think about their contingency plans: managing the issues of staff relocation and articulating a confident vision for success in the changed environment. Uncertainty is a business cost.
In baseball it’s called “last licks.” It means the home team has the final chance to tie or win the game. It’s fair because teams play an equal number of home and away games, and it all evens out in the end. The race for president here in the US had its own version of last licks this week. Last week in Cleveland, we saw the Republican Party put up its best case for a Donald Trump presidency.
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