Last Updated: 14:37 GMT Monday, 20 Nov. 2017

Regional Brexiters want same special status

Cornwall, Grimsby and elsewhere are pro-having their cake and pro-eating it
FT   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:56:38

On the Brexit "divorce bill"

Robert Halfon says voters will "go bananas" if the government pays the EU a £40bn "divorce bill". There might be a simple solution here. Mr Halfon is right to think it unacceptable to fund the (say) £40bn payment by raising...
chris / Stumbling and Mumbling   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:32:39

EU's preference is ambitious trade deal with UK, Barnier says

The EU wants to negotiate an ambitious trading partnership with Britain after Brexit but will only do so once divorce issues are settled.
CNBC   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:32:00

Germany's Brexit moment: What happens now following the collapse of coalition talks?

Coalition talks in Germany between the CDU/CSU, the FDP and the Greens have collapsed, with the FDP withdrawing from the discussions after four weeks of negotiations. Julian Göpffarth assesses why the FDP chose to quit the process and what is likely to happen now. This morning, Berlin woke up in ...
Blog Team / EUROPP   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:20:42

Brexit costs could lead to more government outsourcing

Shutterstock After Brexit, the UK and devolved governments will need to carry out many of the functions that are currently the responsibility of Brussels. These include everything from customs checks to determining agriculture subsidies. Before that happens, much of the civil service will be consumed by managing the leaving process ...
Peter Eckersley, Postdoctoral research associate, University of Sheffield / The Conversation   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:14:25

Barnier to UK: Staying close to EU model could be 'decisive'

EU's Brexit negotiator says no compromise on financial stability and no cherry-picking.
Maïa de La Baume, Ryan Heath / Politico   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:11:18

Towns That Voted Leave At Risk Of Losing Out Most From Brexit, Labour MPs Say

Kate Forrester / Huffington Post   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:59:35

European Union cities compete to host two prestigious London-based agencies after Brexit

Brexit is still more than a year away but European cities on Monday were lining up to collect the spoils of Britain's departure from the regional bloc. Two major European Union agencies now in London – the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the European Banking Authority (EBA) – must move ...
Agencies / South China Morning Post   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:56:04

No to 'uncharted waters' outside eurozone-Gentiloni (2)

Vercelli, November 20 - Paolo Gentiloni on Monday warned about the hypothesis of Italy dropping the euro as its currency, citing the turmoil caused by Brexit. "We are no longer the bottom of the class (in the EU for growth) after the third quarter of this year," Gentiloni told a ...
Gazzetta Del Sud   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:54:00

ECB warns banks: 'No-one will wait for you... I advise you to be prepared' for Brexit

FT   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:48:19

European Parliaments May Veto Any Brexit Deal That Lets UK Diverge From EU Standards, Warns Michel Barnier

Ned Simons / Huffington Post   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:32:15

German coalition talks have failed - what now?

As German coalition talks collapsed last night, Open Europe's Leopold Traugott outlines what this means and how it may impact the Brexit negotiations The post German coalition talks have failed - what now? appeared first on Open Europe .
Leopold Traugott / Open Europe   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:19:00

Unilever's Remain Ultra CEO Threatens to Drop London Listing

Pro-Remain papers and Vince Cable are jumping on reports yesterday that Unilever is considering dropping its London listing and reporting only to the Amsterdam stock exchange (it is currently listed with both). It's the latest move from Unilever's Remain ultra CEO Paul Polman, whose previous efforts to fight Brexit include ...
WikiGuido / Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:10:39

UK: Political drama to be most profound - BBH

Political drama may be most profound in the UK as two issues are likely to dominate: the budget and Brexit, according to analysts at BBH. Key Quot
Sandeep Kanihama / FX Street   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:09:06

Brexit: German business grouping calls for UK to remain in EU

A group of influential German business figures launch campaign to keep the UK in the European Union.
BBC   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:01:57

Milan among favourites before EMA decision

Milan, November 20 - The European Union on Monday will decide which city will host the European Medicines Agency, which is set to leave London because of Brexit, with Milan among the favourites. The remaining 27 member States are set to start voting on the decision in Brussels at 17:00, ...
Gazzetta Del Sud   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:58:00

Brexit: EU makes case for Northern Ireland saying in customs union

Michel Barnier says Northern Ireland already has special rules
Jon Stone / The Independent   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:57:00

Michel Barnier warns Theresa May the EU 'will not wait' for a new free trade deal with Britain

The EU's chief Brexit negotiator says Brussels has priorities other than Britain when it comes to trade. The EU will not "wait" for Britain to strike a new free trade deal, Michel Barnier said in a speech. Barnier told Brexiteers to come up with a solution for the Irish border ...
Adam Payne / Business Insider   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:32:51

Brexit: UK banks will lose 'passporting rights' after Britain leaves EU, says Barnier

British banks will lose "passporting rights" to do business in the European Union after Brexit, the EU's chief Brexit negotiator has said.
Jon Stone / The Independent   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:16:00

No to 'unchartered waters' outside eurozone-Gentiloni (2)

Vercelli, November 20 - Paolo Gentiloni on Monday warned about the hypothesis of Italy dropping the euro as its currency, citing the turmoil caused by Brexit. "We are no longer the bottom of the class (in the EU for growth) after the third quarter of this year," Gentiloni told a ...
Gazzetta Del Sud   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:06:00

EU's Barnier: Brexit means UK financial services providers will lose their EU passport

Speaking at Centre for European Reform in Brussels, the European Union's chied Brexit negotiation, Michel Barnier was noted saying that EU must contin
Haresh Menghani / FX Street   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:02:59

Brexit: Home Office staffing struggles over plans to register EU nationals

Stretched caseworkers would have to look after 3,500 applications each from EU nationals if staffing levels do not increase, immigration lawyers say
Lizzy Buchan / The Independent   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:22:00

David Davis 'demanded private RAF plane for Brexit talks'

No 10 gave go-ahead after the Brexit Secretary threatened not to go on the trips, it is claimed
Rob Merrick / The Independent   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:04:00

Why Is Hammond Trying to Strangle The Golden Goose?

You'd have thought that as he prepares to lead the UK economy through Brexit, the Chancellor would be supporting its most productive sectors. Instead, Hammond seems to have it in for the growing and dynamic self-employed sector. He actually seems hell bent on strangling this golden goose that lays a ...
Ross Kempsell / Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:48:16

MPs vote 'that animals cannot feel pain or emotions' into the Brexit bill

'It's shocking that MPs have given animal sentience the thumbs down'
Rachael Revesz / The Independent   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:46:00

Face time with May - UK listens to bankers' Brexit worries

LONDON (Reuters) - A few hours before Theresa May lost her second cabinet member in a week, the prime minister found time amidst the crisis to meet one of the world's most powerful bankers.
Reuters   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:41:36

The EU is set to vote on new cities for banking and medicines agencies post-Brexit

EU members will vote on where to relocate the European Banking Authority and European Medicines Agency on Monday. Both agencies are currently located in London, but are required to move to separate European cities when the UK leaves the EU in 2019. The moves will impact hundreds of jobs and ...
Camilla Hodgson / Business Insider   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:31:06

Voters Will 'Go Bananas' At £40bn Brexit Divorce Bill, Warns Tory MP

Ned Simons / Huffington Post   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:20:52

Towns Hit Hard By Austerity And Brexit Are Being Overlooked - Where Is The Help?

Yvette Cooper / Huffington Post   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:11:45

EU nations to decide on moving 2 key agencies out of Britain

BRUSSELS (AP) - European Union nations are making their last-moment pitches for who should get to host two key EU agencies that are due to leave Britain in 2019 because of Brexit.
Associated Press   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:02:00

Theresa May warned British public will 'go bananas' if she offers EU £40bn to settle Brexit divorce bill

Jack Maidment / Telegraph   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:40:08

Britain to submit 'Brexit bill' proposal before December EU meeting

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will submit proposals on how to settle its divorce bill with the European Union before an EU summit next month and is expected to negotiate hard, finance minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday.
Reuters   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:31:01

Crunch meeting may back £36bn Brexit pay-off

The Chancellor has said the Government is "on the brink" of unblocking Brexit negotiations, as the Prime Minister weighs up increasing her 'divorce bill' offer by a further €20bn (£17.8bn).
Sky   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 07:46:00

GBP: A Tory Chancellor always pays his debts... or does he? - ING

The stage is set for Chancellor Hammond to showcase his vision of a post-Brexit economy in this week's Budget (Wed) and despite being hamstrung by a w
Sandeep Kanihama / FX Street   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 07:25:53

Brexit divorce bill: Theresa May to hold 'inner cabinet' talks

Theresa May will meet with her "inner cabinet" to try to settle the severance package with the EU.
BBC   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 07:10:53

What to expect from Philip Hammond's Budget this week

Chancellor Philip Hammond is hamstrung by his own deficit reduction targets, which mean he is unable to announce any major spending plans. However, housebuilding is one area where he is expected to take action, with reports that building on green belt land could be announced. The government's official opposition, the ...
Will Martin / Business Insider   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 07:03:00

'You'll hate it': why the Norway option amounts to self-inflicted subservience to the EU

Why did David Cameron decline 'the Norway option', and why did the Norwegian prime minister warn Britain against Brexit, saying 'You'll hate it'? Erik O Eriksen (University of Oslo) argues that for the UK, the so-called Norway option of EEA membership would amount to self-inflicted subservience to the EU. Norwegians ...
Roch Dunin-Wasowicz / LSE   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 07:00:53

GBP/USD - Recovery continues, focus on German politics and Brexit

GBP/USD has recovered more than 50% of its intraday losses but is struggling build momentum above 1.32 levels. Focus on German politics The collapse
Omkar Godbole / FX Street   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 06:36:03

Frankfurt favourite to host European Banking Authority after Brexit

The German financial capital, Frankfurt, has emerged as the favourite to win a bid to host the relocated European Banking Authority (EBA) after Brexit, closely followed by Austrian capital Vienna.
Here Is The City   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 06:19:05

Britain's new military BFF (Best Friend France)

But Brexit could make budding entente a lot less cordiale.
Tom McTague, Nicholas Vinocur / Politico   |   Mon, 20 Nov 2017 03:15:57