Fearful of landing in immediate negative equity, some buyers have decided to put their purchases on ice. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA. Hilary Osborne, Patrick Collinson and Miles Brignall.
Many UK holidaymakers travelling abroad will pay more for foreign currency as the pound plunged to its lowest level since 1985 following the EU referendum.
WASHINGTON, June 24 (Reuters) - A more flexible yuan currency is important for China's development and reforms and monetary policy will be adjusted "in a dynamic way" to meet those goals, People's Bank of China (PBOC) Governor Zhou Xiaochuan said.
LONDON - First came the shock. Then fear seized world markets. As frenzied selling accelerated in Tokyo, Hong Kong and London, unfathomable amounts of wealth vanished in a matter of hours.
British people have woken up to the news that their country has voted to leave the European Union. Along with this, there has been turmoil in financial markets - the pound has hit a 30-year low and the FTSE dropped more than 8%.