Economy As royal wedding nears, brands benefit from 'Meghan effect' Updated : April 13, 2018 06:04 AM IST The couple is getting married on May 19. In all, the wedding is expected to generate more than 1 billion pounds of economic activity, including 300 million pounds in tourism, particularly from Americans eager to be part of the occasion. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.