Do not underestimate the Walloons. The No vote by the francophone region of southern Belgium to the EU-Canada trade agreement is neither a cry for help nor an effort in rent extraction.
ITV is cutting more than 100 jobs across its business amid concerns that the British vote to leave the EU has caused a slump in spending on advertising.
There have recently been large movements in the prices of three major financial assets - shares, bonds and the currency - that, it is alleged, derive directly from the Brexit vote.
Brexit has delivered a boost to exports as sterling's collapse in the wake of the referendum has driven demand, according to the CBI.
Last week, a number of top executives from Silicon Valley, Wall Street, Washington, and the media descended upon the gilded hills of San Francisco for the Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit.