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Yellen avoids being overly alarmist about probable global impact of Brexit

Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 05:50
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"I'm simply saying the decision could have economic consequences that would be relevant to the US economic outlook that we need to monitor carefully," said Ms Yellen.

Washington

FEDERAL Reserve chair Janet Yellen sought to avoid taking sides or being overly alarmist about the probable global fallout should Britain exit the European Union (EU), even as she reiterated that such an event could have "significant economic repercussions". "I don't want to