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Europe is growing faster than Brexit Britain (For real!)

May 03, 2017 - CNNMoney

Here's a surprise: Europe is growing faster than Brexit Britain.

The 19 economies that use the euro -- aka the eurozone -- expanded by 0.5% in the first three months of 2017 over the previous quarter. That's stronger than the equivalent 0.3% rate posted by the U.K.

The new data might prove unsettling to Brits, some of whom argued that the U.K. should break away from the European Union because its regulations and politics were preventing the country from reaching its full economic pot...