downgraded to "negative" by the ratings
agency Moody's after the country voted to
leave the EU.
Moody's said the result would herald "a
prolonged period of uncertainty".
Meanwhile, PM David Cameron is under pressure
to speed up "divorce" talks with the EU after
Brussels said exit negotiations should start
EU head Jean-Claude Juncker said it was "not an
amicable divorce", but it was "not a tight love
Moody's said the referendum result would have
"negative implications for the country's medium-
term growth outlook", and it lowered the UK's
long term issuer and debt ratings to "negative"
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