Brexit? What Brexit? Europeans Wake Up to Possibility of UK Departure – Wall Street Journal
Friedrich Gärtner, a retired IT worker in Berlin, was paying little attention to Britain’s European Union referendum debate until last week, as German stocks dropped abruptly on fears that the U.K. would leave the bloc.
“Just now, it’s indeed becoming a topic—now that you can feel it in the stock market,” said Mr. Gärtner, 66 years old.