UK ETFs fall as Brexit negotiations falter

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United Kingdom-linked exchange-traded funds slid Thursday after Prime Minister Boris Johnson said there was “a strong possibility” of a no-deal exit from the European Union. The iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF fell more than 0.5%, while the Franklin FTSE United Kingdom ETF was down more than 0.4%. Britain will leave the E.U.’s economic structure Jan. 1, but negotiators have been unable to reach trade agreements, leading to fears of a messy rupture.
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