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The latest business and finance news from around the world, from the BBC.

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  • Tuesday, June 28, 2016 5:19pm
    US markets are showing signs of stabilizing after volatility earlier in the week.
  • Tuesday, June 28, 2016 2:15pm
    Leaders of all 28 European Union member states are meeting in Brussels. Meanwhile Britain's finance minister has warned that tax hikes and spending cuts may be needed to deal with what he called the 'shock' to the UK economy caused by Britain leaving the EU. We discuss whether that's really the case with Jonathan Portes of the National Institute of Economic and Social Research, and Roger Bootle from Capital Economics. Also in the programme, we hear from Greek farmers who are worried trade barriers may mean they'll sell less to the UK in future. The BBC's Samira Hussein in New York brings us the latest in the Volkswagen emissions scandal, as VW agrees a multi-billion dollar settlement. And we go to Iceland, where the nation is celebrating a phenomenal footballing victory over England. Inga Lund Karlsdottir fills us in on the mood.
  • Monday, June 27, 2016 5:51pm
    Standard and Poors downgrades the UK's credit rating citing continued uncertainty
  • Monday, June 27, 2016 12:38pm
    Tremors from the UK's decision to leave the EU continue to be felt around the world. Britain's next steps are being likened to divorce negotiations, and we ask Matthias Wissmann, president of the German Association of Automotive Industry, if they are likely to be amicable. Also in the programme, with the leaders of Germany, France and Italy meeting in Berlin, the BBC's Joe Miller is there to gauge the mood in response to Britain's vote. And we have a report from Spain on the country's general election, which has ended inconclusively, meaning risks to the country's economy remain. (Picture: British and European flags. Picture credit: Getty Images.)
  • Friday, June 24, 2016 5:18pm
    Chris Low of FTN Financial discusses the impact on Wall Street of the UK voting to leave the European Union.