EU Referendum: Reaction in the Calendar region

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Finance expert: Leave vote could trigger global recession

Finance expert David Scott says the Leave vote could trigger a global recession.

Investment manager David Scott

Yorkshire's leading companies saw share prices plummet this morning but Mr Scott says the problems for the country could get far worse.

The global economy never recovered from the 2008 recession, now things are coming home to roost. Us voting to leave is going to unleash tensions which could cause chaos within Europe.

The global recession was coming, the events of our referendum have just brought it forward.

– David Scott

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