London hoping for €16.6 billion Olympic legacy boost
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The Olympics may have wound down in Londo,n but officials there hope the profits will keep rolling in. British Prime Minister David Cameron hopes to spin a profit of around 16.6 billion euros off the Olympic legacy in the next four years. Direct foreign investment related to the games has been estimated at 7.6 billion euros, and domestic firms could benefit from future contracts in other sporting events worth around 5 billion euros in total.