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UK firms absorb Brexit shock, get on with business for 2017

Many execs are trying to push their worries to one side and investing in expansion projects

A worker assembling components at the Mec Com factory near Stafford, central England. According to official data, businesses increased investment in the three months after the referendum.


RICHARD Bunce says he felt sick when voters decided to take Britain out of the European Union (EU) in June, forcing him into a emergency review of his firm's expansion plans.

But six months on, orders are strong and a new growth plan is in place, according to Mr Bunce,...

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