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An influential Tory MEP says the government’s leaked Brexit forecasts show a ‘consensus’ is forming around the economic impact

Kay Swinburne MEP.

  • Leaked Treasury report forecasts lost GDP growth of between 2% and 8% under various Brexit scenarios.
  • Kay Swinburne MEP told BI the forecasts are not that different to other City and think tank forecasts, showing a “consensus” is emerging.
  • Swinburne, vice chair of the influential EU economic committee, voted to remain but says she would now vote to leave.

LONDON — An influential Tory MEP who helped to draft the biggest change to European finance laws in the last decade says the government’s leaked Brexit impact report shows a “consensus” is emerging around the effects of leaving the EU.

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Source:: BusinessInsider.Com