The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has revised it's forecast prediction of the the World Economic Outlook (WEO) down by 0.1% to 3.1%. It's not a huge drop, but it is a drop. Unsurprisingly, but more worryingly, they predict that the UK will be be the worst affected of the advanced economies (gun, foot, use your imagination). With the forecast for the UK in 2017 being cut from 2.2% to 1.3%. Before the vote, the IMF had been saying that the world economy was showing promising signs of growth. Now, who knows ...

Shhoting yourself in the foot with a gun

BBC News: Brexit throws 'spanner in the works' of global growth