Prices rise in response to Brexit

Tuesday, 09 August 2016

The immediate impact of Brexit on the financial markets has forced the major technology vendors to increase their sterling prices to keep them in line with prices in other currencies.

While the long term effects of the UK’s break from the EU are mostly a mix of known unknowns and unknown unknowns, the drop in value of the pound against the euro and the dollar has led to an increase in the cost of imports. 

To maintain comparable prices between countries, vendors including HP, Dell, Autodesk and Maxon have announced GBP price increases of around ten percent.

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