With everyone worried about Brexit, we thought the folowing might help clarify (Please Note - Very Not Suitable For Work)... ok it didn't help at all but we've been wanting an excuse to play that for a while. Global Financial Stress Index spikes up most since Aug 2011... As Brexit ...
Zero Hedge | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 20:02:15
Recent efforts to improve the work-life balance of bankers will be thrown out the window next Thursday, when hundreds of London staff pull all-nighters or arrive at dawn to handle trading around the Brexit vote.
IFR | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 20:00:00
Britain was not a member of the governance of continental European for many, many years. Why is their membership in this body such an overwhelmingly important consideration now? The issue is not Brexit itself so much, but the fragility of the system which is so threatened by it. And at ...
Jesse's Café Américain | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 19:56:00
Submitted by Tho Bishop via The Mises Institute, This week the Bank of England announced that it would follow the lead of the Federal Reserve and maintain interest rates at .5%. The bank didn't stop there however, warning voters that next week's Brexit referendum posed "the largest immediate risk facing ...
Zero Hedge | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 19:25:00
Jeff Gundlach discussed his views on Donald Trump, Brexit, the Fed and his favorite investment ideas with CNBC.
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 19:17:00
Treasury bonds exchange traded funds have surged this year, with Treasuries enjoying their best start to a year since 2003, as global economic weakness and increased uncertainty, such as the upcoming "Brexit" vote, bolstered demand for safe-havens. Among the best performing Treasury bond ETFs so far this year, he iShares ...
ETF Trends | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 18:36:19
Amid turmoil in Chinese FX markets (which has not ended well in the past), the need to hedge against the looming Brexit vote, and rapidly fading confidence in the ability of The Fed, BoJ, ECB to save the world; it appears what was an ignorantly complacent market has suddenly shrugged ...
Zero Hedge | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 17:30:39
With EU referendum campaigning suspended and Brexit fears somewhat abated, investors end week in calmer mood The UK stock market ended a choppy week on a stronger note, rebounding from a four-month low as traders nervously shuffled their positions in the final days before the EU referendum. Risk aversion continued ...
Katie Allen and Nick Fletcher / Guardian | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 17:26:14
I'll be there next week, in fact just in time for the Brexit vote. Above and beyond the obvious guidebook sights, what do you all recommend that I do? And where should I eat? Here is a good Ian Buruma survey of where Brussels the city is at right now. ...
Marginal Revolution | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 17:05:44
Back in May of 1916, the British participated in what is arguably one of the most self-serving, globally damaging geopolitical jiggerings of the last century when British diplomat Mark Sykes partnered with his French counterpart, François Georges-Picot, to partition the [...]
Value Walk | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 16:53:44
Rome, June 17 - The spread between Italian and German 10-year bonds, a gauge of Italy's borrowing costs and investor confidence, closed seven points down on 149 as Brexit fears abated Friday. The yield was 1.5o%.
Gazzetta Del Sud | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 16:11:00
Volatility surged this week over a potential Brexit, but according to one trader, investors would be wise to buy stocks.
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:56:00
Markets tend to be very efficient, except when they’re not. And those are the times that can be brutal for investors.
DealBook | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:50:23
Markets tend to be very efficient, except when they’re not. And those are the times that can be brutal for investors.
NEIL IRWIN and PETER EAVIS / NY Times | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:50:22
Milan, June 17 - The Milan bourse closed 3.49% up Friday with the FTSE-MIB rising to 16,923 points as banking stocks rallied after Brexit fears subsided a little. Banking stocks stood out, and especially Banco Popolare (+12.88%), UBI Banca (+9,96%), Bper (+9.93%), BPM (+9.82%) and UniCredit (+9.44%)
Gazzetta Del Sud | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:45:00
LONDON, June 17- Following are five big themes likely to dominate thinking of investors and traders in the coming week and the Reuters stories related to them. 1/ BREXIT: ALL AROUND THE WORLD. It's not just Britain or Europe on a knife-edge.
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:24:00
Gold gained more than 1% as it surged once more towards the US$1,300 mark. After gold's initial jump yesterday, when it went as high as US$1,315, the price receded following the murder of MP Jo Cox and the subsequent suspension of EU referendum campaigning. The Brexit vote has played a ...
Proactive Investors | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:03:00
Has market uncertainty already hit its peak one week ahead of the U.K. referendum on European Union membership? It's a hard call, but options on the British pound suggest it's possible. Sterling's one-month implied volatility has eased in the last three days after jumping by about 63% last month and ...
Jon Sindreu / MoneyBeat | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:57:11
The Brexit vote determining Great Britain's status as a member of the European Union, slated for June 23, has been widely cited in recent days as the reason investors are displaying preferences for safer assets such as gold. Applying that logic, it would seem gold exchange traded funds such as ...
Tom Lydon / ETF Trends | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:54:52
People tend to buy gold when they fear economic or financial crisis ahead. That makes it an urgent decision for U.K. savers right now.Money managers and retail investors have sent bullion demand higher across all Western markets to date in 2016, but the risk of a Brexit shock to the ...
Adrian Ash, Contributor / Forbes | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:52:00
Maria Margaronis The demons of xenophobia, resentment, and rage unleashed by Brexit informed the killer's act.
Maria Margaronis / The Nation | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:41:58
The Brexit Vote Will Be Rigged by Jeff Nielson, Sprott Money How important is the upcoming "Brexit" vote in the UK? In a recent commentary , it was noted that the current leader in French polling to become France's next [...]
Sprott Money / Value Walk | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:32:19
Venice, June 17 - A Brexit would have a "minimal industrial impact on FCA," CEO Sergio Marchionne said Friday. he said that for Europe the "risk is enormous, not to be Marchionne said "the real question is what will remain of Europe if Brexit wins".
Gazzetta Del Sud | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:30:00
(Reuters) - Dutch bank ING and France's Societe Generale have written to clients to warn them of difficult trading conditions in financial markets and large gaps in pricing of assets when Britain votes next week on European Union membership.
IFR | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:26:00
*Death of MP Jo Cox cuts' Brexit' odds among investors. NEW YORK, June 17- U.S. benchmark Treasury yields were on track for their first gain in nearly two weeks on Friday as investors repriced the odds of Britain exiting the European Union a day after U.K. politicians halted campaigning on ...
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:21:00
admin / Coyote Blog | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:19:31
Brexit Trade: Leveraged Bet That Pound Plummets If the U.K. currency takes a dive, options investors could double their money in a couple of weeks.Brexit Trade: Leveraged Bet That Pound PlummetsBy Steven M. Sears If the U.K. currency takes a dive, options investors could double their money in a couple ...
Barrons | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:18:35
What Does Brexit Mean for U.S. Markets? Though the White House and Jamie Dimon are against Brexit, there may be some advantages for the Impact on U.S. Financial MarketsBy John Kimelman Though the White House and Jamie Dimon are against Brexit, there may be some advantages for the U.S.
Barrons | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:16:14
Gold soared above US$1,300 this week to its highest for almost two years after the latest meeting of the US Federal Reserve and as the impending BREXIT vote looms. The gold price slipped back in the following days, but Daniel Briesemann, analyst at Commerzbank, tells Proactive Investors "risks are still ...
Proactive Investors | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:08:00
With Britain already bitterly divided by Brexit, a violent faultline emerged with the gunning down of Labour MP Jo Cox.
Austrailian | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:00:00
shutterstock.com Campaigners for both the UK leaving and remaining in the EU have made claims regarding how a Brexit will affect the country's finances. For the Remain campaign, George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequer, warned that an emergency budget will be necessary, which will involve large cuts to public spending ...
John Fender, Professor of Macroeconomics, University of Birmingham / The Conversation | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:54:12
LUXEMBOURG, June 17 (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said on Friday that Europe was trying to prepare for any possible outcome of Britain's referendum on whether to stay in the...
Reuters | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:51:05
The UK could be the next largest developed economy to embark on further aggressive monetary easing; that's according to a Global Macro Strategy research note published by UBS earlier this week. According to the Swiss bank, there are signs that [...]
Rupert Hargreaves / Value Walk | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:46:52
Stocks on Wall Street are still in wait-and-see mode ahead of next week's "Brexit" vote in the U.K.
USA Today | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:42:32
Swedish research institute, Timbro, published their report covering the rise of political populism in Europe. And it makes for a sobering reading.Quoting from the report:"Never before have populist parties had as strong support throughout Europe as they do today. On average a fifth of all European voters now vote for ...
Constantin Gurdgiev | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:08:00
Markets hate uncertainty, as the famous cliché has it. Gold doesn't though - gold loves uncertainty, or at least gold bulls do. And there's quite a bit of it about at the moment. There's the uncertainty around the Fed's desire to raise rates - stymied recently by poor numbers in ...
Ron Capshaw / Proactive Investors | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:54:00
Saddled in between a U.S. Federal Reserve that recently indicated in Wednesday's FOMC meeting rate hikes might be put off, leading some to point to weakness and confusion, and a June 23rd Brexit vote that has shockingly left one lawmaker [...]
Mark Melin / Value Walk | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:50:43
A Brexit would be terrible for the economy, and would damage the dynamic of the whole EU
El País / EL PAÍS | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:26:15
MUST READS Negative interest rates are scaring people - CNN/Money The World Economy Looks a Bit Like It's the 1930s - Bloomberg Are negative rates a "calamitous misadventure"? ECB economists say no - Brookings Brexit Campaign Suspended after Parliament Member Killed - Voice of America Shooting death of British politician ...
Tim Iacono | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:21:49
The fierce campaigning over whether the UK should leave the European Union - the "Brexit" - is on hold while Britain mourns MP Jo Cox , fatally shot and stabbed by a 52-year-old man who reportedly has longstanding ties to U.S. white supremacist group the National Alliance. But on June ...
The Week | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:14:31
LONDON, June 17- Gold rose on Friday, supported following a cautious note from the Federal Reserve on interest rates and uncertainty ahead of Britain's vote on European Union membership. The metal, often seen as an insurance in times of financial and economic uncertainty, peaked at $1,315.55 on Thursday, its strongest ...
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:07:00
Note: This article appears on the ETFtrends.com Strategist Channel By Chris Konstantinos "Darlin', you got to let me know/ Should I stay or should I go?" - The Clash, a celebrated British punk band Britons are awaiting June 23 with baited breath - and it's not because that date marks ...
Chris Kostantinos, Riverfront Investment Group / ETF Trends | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:00:20
( Scott Johnson ) To Brexit or not to Brexit, that is the question addressed by Douglas Murray in "Exit Britain?" (National Review) and by Christopher Caldwell in "See you, EU?" (Weekly Standard). What is Brexit? Brexit is shorthand for the question whether Britain should leave the European Union, the ...
Scott Johnson / Power Line | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:53:33
Despite Robert Pouget's French heritage and his European business, he wants the UK to vote to leave the European Union.
BBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:51:19
Sell-off abates as Brexit opinion seen shifting (Reuters) IMF chief Lagarde says economic risks bigger if Britain leaves EU (Reuters) U.S. State Department Officials Call for Strikes Against Syria's Assad (WSJ) St. Louis Fed's Bullard says U.S. may only need single rate hike for now (Reuters) A Life of Violent ...
Zero Hedge | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:45:10
With the U.K. set to vote next week on whether to remain in the European Union, some lawyers said they have taken flurries of calls from financial institutions asking about the ramifications of any "Brexit" decision on their trading contracts.
Katy Burne / MoneyBeat | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:43:39
By Yashaswini Swamynathan (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were lower on Friday, weighed by global growth worries and uncertainties around Britain's future in the European Union. Global stocks have been under duress as repercussions of Britain's possible exit from the European Union and the U.S. Federal Reserve's warning about ...
Business Insider | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:42:01
Seeking Alpha | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:39:09
Chief Analyst, Arne Lohmann Rasmussen at Danske Bank, suggests that any significant rise in global rates and yields over the next three to six months
Sandeep Kanihama / FX Street | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:36:27
Sure, the global economy would be in panic, but you can trade chocolate like a mofo.
Jon Shazar / Dealbreaker | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:30:54
As markets ponder the possible reactions to a Brexit vote on Thursday, Britain's "Black Wednesday" ejection from the European Exchange Rate Mechanism in 1992 might provide some clues.
Georgi Kantchev / MoneyBeat | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:28:21
Following the tragic murder of Jo Cox, an advocate for voting to stay in next week's referendum, campaigning over whether the U.K. should quit the European Union was suspended for a second day on Friday. Events planned by the two main campaign groups were canceled, while publication of opinion polls ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:25:57
There are four significant similarities between the U.S. presidential debate and the debate over whether Britain should exit the European Union.
Gerald F. Seib / WSJ Washington Wire | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:17:51
The World Economy Looks a Bit Like It's the 1930s Brexit Campaign on Hold for Second Day After Lawmaker Murder China Imposes Blackout on Hong [...]
Eddy Elfenbein | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:04:39
This is In Real Terms, a column analyzing the week in economic news. Comments? Criticisms? Ideas for future columns? Email me, or drop a note in the comments. Imagine that the states of the Northeastern U.S. - New York and New Jersey, plus New England - don't like the outcome ...
Ben Casselman / FiveThirtyEight | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:00:10
Traders are still stunned by the dramatic move in risk assets during yesterday's US session. As a reminder, at the lows for the day in the mid-morning Eastern Time, we saw the DAX at -1.81%, FTSE -1.13%, S&P500 -1.03%, US 10y yield 1.516% (lowest since August 2012) and GBPUSD 1.401. ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:51:48
Nigel Farage's poster shows non-white migrants on borders of European Union.
USA Today | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:43:17
The febrile behavior of financial markets ahead of the UK's "Brexit" referendum on June 23 shows that the outcome will influence economic and political conditions around the world far more profoundly than Britain's share of global GDP might suggest. In fact, for three reasons, a Brexit vote could catalyze another ...
Anatole Kaletsky / Project Syndicate | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:23:29
The U.K. referendum is spooking investors across financial services, but some southern European banks are insulated from the blow.
WSJ | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:22:35
Friday June 17: Five things the markets are talking about Two themes have dominated proceedings in capital markets this week, first the flight to safety hitting global markets has been particularly acute in Europe, as polls suggesting growing levels of support for Brexit, ahead of the U.K's June 23 referendum ...
Dean Popplewell / OANDA | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:13:27
Seeking Alpha / Seeking Alpha | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:00:11
* Assets rebound, zloty volatility signals further jitters * CEE central banks not signalled measures to protect markets * Croatian markets under further pressure as PM ousted By Sandor...
Reuters | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:51:11
In six days, Britain will hold a national referendum on whether to leave the European Union. The "Brexit" vote on June 23 looks to be a neck-and-neck decision, with the pro-Brexit forces holding a slight edge. Needless to say, the prospect of a British exit from the EU has roiled ...
The Week | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:47:02
The Irish Times quoting comments from Former Greek finance minister Varoufakis on Brexit issue this Friday. Key Quotes: The European Union is like T
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:44:36
Not that anyone in Britain cares what the French think. As a matter of fact, even the French themselves don't care that much. They have other 'cats to whip' as they say around here: social unrest, terrorist murders, drunk hooligans. There have been surprisingly little surveys in this normally poll-obsessed ...
EU-Asia Institute / Ideas on Europe | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:40:51
Even for a sector accustomed to sensationalist headlines, U.K. property has sparked its fair share of scrutiny in the run-up to the Brexit vot
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:35:00
LONDON, June 17 (Reuters) - Shares, oil and bond yields rose on Friday after a tumultuous week and as campaigning for Britain's EU membership vote next week was suspended after the killing of a...
Reuters | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:29:12
Financial markets and sterling might be rattled by the forthcoming referendum on European Union (EU) membership, but Russia doesn't mind either way.
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:21:00
Campaigning for June 23 referendum suspended after pro-EU campaigner Jo Cox, 41, is shot dead in northern England.
Al Jazeera | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:13:25
LONDON, June 17 (Reuters) - Emerging stocks rose on Friday but were set to end the week in the red as Brexit concerns weighed on markets while China's yuan posted its biggest weekly loss in over a...
Reuters | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:09:51
A renewed risk-on wave hit the European markets on Friday, mainly driven by increased expectations of no Brexit after Britain's campaigning for the re
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:07:34
LONDON, June 17 (Reuters) - Germany's benchmark 10-year bond yield briefly nudged back into positive territory on Friday as the murder of a British lawmaker was seen slightly reducing...
Reuters | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:03:04
Investors in calmer mood after recent volatility as campaigning suspended Banking shares are leading the way as the UK market continues its rebound from four month lows. With campaigning for the EU referendum suspended in the wake of the tragic death of MP Jo Cox, investors are in a calmer ...
Nick Fletcher / Guardian | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:56:36
The City may well suffer if Britain quits the EU, yet some financiers plan to vote Leave. Hopes the economy will flourish, as after sterling's 1992 ERM exit, look optimistic. Betting that London can gain from a euro implosion, meanwhile, may just repeat wrong calls made pre-1999.
Breakingviews | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:48:00
There are a variety of institutions and governments that have delivered doomsday scenarios for Britain in the event of a Brexit, but analysts at Macquarie point out that some companies will actually do pretty well out of it. In the event of a Brexit, it is widely acknowledged, by everyone ...
Will Martin / Business Insider | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:44:04
With less than a week to go before the June 23 referendum on the U.K.'s membership of the European Union, the campaigning was suspended following the killing of a Labour lawmaker Jo Cox. Until that tragic development, the debate was notable mainly for achieving peak ridiculousness and new heights of ...
Stephen Fidler / WSJ Economics | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:40:28
Christine Lagarde refuses to comment on Brexit 'out of respect' for Jo Cox as she calls for 'reflection' on EU debate
Laura Hughes / Telegraph | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:37:53
Campaigning in the referendum on Britain's membership in the European Union remains suspended as Britain mourns the killing of Labour Party legislator Jo Cox
U.S. News | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:29:32
Britons have a choice between bad and worse.
PAUL KRUGMAN / Paul Krugman | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:21:04
Columnist James Mackintosh examines why markets nervous about the 'Brexit' vote reversed course Thursday after the killing of a British lawmaker.
WSJ | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:16:06
A UK exit from the European Union would be a headache for Spanish companies. For one thing, it could increase risk premiums as confidence in the EU wanes. For another, Spain's biggest companies - Santander, Iberdrola and Ferrovial - have made big bets in the UK.
Breakingviews | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:16:00
Submitted by Lewis Johnson via Capital Wealth Advisors, "If you go then I'll be blue cause breaking up is hard to do." Neil Sedaka "France and Great Britain shall no longer be two nations, but one Franco-British Union. The constitution of the Union will provide for joint organs of defense, ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:00:00
Stefan Koopman, Market Economist at Rabobank, suggests that the Bank of England surprised no one either by leaving the Bank rate at 0.50% and its asse
Sandeep Kanihama / FX Street | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 07:57:33
Stefan Koopman, Market Economist at Rabobank, notes that the Swiss National Bank kept the 3-month Libor target range at -0.25% to -1.25% and the inter
Sandeep Kanihama / FX Street | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 07:47:54
Costs increase and capital markets activity decline.
Here Is The City | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 07:29:48
Research Team at Danske Bank, notes that the EUR/USD reached a temporary peak on 3 May above 1.16 but has since edged lower. Key Quotes "We believe
Sandeep Kanihama / FX Street | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 07:29:08
The Australian dollar is stuck in a narrow range as nervous traders await the Brexit vote in the UK.
SMH | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 07:28:11
Australian investment bank Macquarie has produced a handy chart so you can easily see all the forecasts from a range of economists, from some of the world's most important organisations, about life after a potential Brexit - a British exit from the European Union. All but one of the forecasts ...
Oscar Williams-Grut / Business Insider | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 07:25:21
Britons have a choice between bad and worse.
PAUL KRUGMAN / NY Times | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 07:21:02
EUR/CHF is posting marginal losses at the end of the week, hovering over 1.0830 following the opening bell in Euroland. EUR/CHF attention to 'Brexit'
Pablo Piovano / FX Street | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 07:19:32
Britain leaving the European Union - Brexit - will not be as big of a deal as everyone thinks, says the chief economist at research firm Capital Economics. Despite dozens of investment banks, think tanks, and political organisations predicting that Brexit will destroy the markets and hinder economic growth, Julian ...
Lianna Brinded / Business Insider | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 07:16:52
I have not written much on Brexit because I do not have a strong or particularly well-informed view of it. My personal hope is that Britain will choose to remain in the EU - but that is as much because of a belief that without Britain the EU will likely ...
Dani Rodrik / Social Europe Journal | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 07:00:41
The European Union has severely undermined perceptions of sovereignty and it will fail unless EU citizens regain their voice in the policy process. Might a fully-fledged federalist project do that? A boat forming part of a pro-Brexit makes its way along the River Thames in London on 15 June. John ...
Sophie Heine / Open Democracy | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 07:00:00
The share market has ended the week on a positive note as easing fears about Britain exiting the European Union bolster risk sentiment.
SMH | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 06:42:12
Research Team at Dansk Bank, suggests that the Brexit referendum in the UK continues to be the main focus as both sides have suspended their campaigns
Sandeep Kanihama / FX Street | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 06:19:24
LONDON, June 17 (Reuters) - Germany's benchmark 10-year bond yield rose back into positive territory on Friday as the chances of Britain leaving the EU in a vote next week were seen receding.
Reuters | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 06:18:52
The retreat in GBP/JPY stalled near 148.30, and from there the prices staged a solid recovery towards 149 handle. GBP/JPY: Focus on Brexit vote Curr
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 06:13:23
Research Team at Rabobank, notes that the Office for National Statistics (ONS) confirmed that UK GDP grew by 0.4% in the first quarter of 2016. Key Q
Sandeep Kanihama / FX Street | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 06:10:13
Seeking Alpha / Seeking Alpha | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 06:09:25
Before she was attacked and killed Thursday, Jo Cox was known for her vocal stances in the Brexit debate and other political flashpoints -- as well as her beloved persona in and out of Britain's Parliament.
CNN | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 06:09:03
By Martinne Geller and Kate Holton LONDON (Reuters) - British companies are preparing for the possibility that the country will vote to leave the European Union with extra funds, pre-written statements and plans for late-night vigils by teams of consultants. In the final week before Britain's June 23 referendum on ...
Business Insider | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 06:04:21
HONG KONG/SINGAPORE - Asian stocks rebounded from a three-week low, the pound strengthened and oil snapped a six-day losing streak after the murder of a UK lawmaker prompted speculation Britons will be less inclined to vote to leave the European Union. Sovereign bonds fell as demand for haven assets ebbed.
Bangkok Post | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 06:02:00
It's a fantasy that the EU will trade with us on our terms. Only by remaining will we have any clout Almost everyone agrees that the EU is not working well. It is also true that on almost any scenario, whether we are in or out, this region will remain ...
Andrew Graham / Guardian | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 06:00:01
A sharp recovery of the Sterling is prompting EUR/GBP to return to levels below the 0.7900 handle. EUR/GBP focus on risk, 'Brexit' The European cros
Pablo Piovano / FX Street | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 05:46:00
Boris Johnson has dismissed fears about the value of sterling in the event of Brexit and suggested the Bank of England governor, Mark Carney, is guilty of talking the economy down.
Here Is The City | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 05:19:26
A third of businesses in the UK think Brexit would be bad for the economy, according to a poll that also shows company bosses in London and Scotland are most worried about a vote to leave the EU in next week's referendum.
Here Is The City | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 05:04:23
"Market Angst as U.K. Edges to Exit," proclaims the headline on The Wall Street Journal's lead story. The exit referred to is Britain's departure from the European Union, a move that will be mandated if a majority votes "leave" rather than "remain" in the national referendum next Thursday. This outcome ...
Michael Barone / Real Clear Politics | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 05:03:29
Jonathan Eley imagines what life would be like if Britain voted to leave the EU
FT | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 05:01:37
Drug-industry figures in Sweden, Denmark and Italy have made the case for their respective nations to host to the European Medicines Agency should the U.K. vote to leave the European Union.
WSJ | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 05:00:24
Our live blog is following reaction after market moves suggest the deadly attack on a UK politician may turn sentiment against a Brexit.
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 04:47:00
The rival campaigns over whether Britain should leave the European Union remained suspended for a second day Friday following the murder of ...
USA Today | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 04:27:15
Crestone Wealth Management's David Sokulsky explains why U.S. and Japan markets might benefit from U.K. leaving the EU.
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 04:22:00
Gloomy forecasts of pain from a breakup have not resonated with British voters amid a generally sunny economy.
PETER EAVIS / NY Times | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 04:13:47
Gloomy forecasts of pain from a breakup have not resonated with British voters amid a generally sunny economy.
PETER EAVIS / NY Times | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 04:13:46
NAB's Christy Tan says the stakes are higher for a yen intervention ahead of the Brexit risks that will see the safe haven yen strengthening.
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 04:11:00
A British vote to leave the EU next week would make UK energy infrastructure investment costlier and delay new projects at a time when the country needs to plug a looming electricity supply gap. Energy has been far from central to debates about Brexit - but the sector would still ...
Nina Chestney, Reuters / Times of Malta | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 04:06:01
Brexit - Crisis Looms for European Assets if Britain Leaves The EU by Intralinks 92% of UK dealmakers believe a British exit from the European Union will have a negative economic impact LONDON 17th JUNE 2016 - The value of [...]
VW Staff / Value Walk | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 04:00:47
The tragic death of pro-European Union (EU) politician Jo Cox has shocked the UK and could sway public opinion towards the safety of a unified economic bloc, analysts say.
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 03:27:00
Update: The West Yorkshire Police reports that Jo Cox has died as a result of her injuries. The police also adds that a full probe is under way to establish motive. It remains to be seen if the Brexit referendum vote will be delayed as a result of this death. ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 03:25:16
The yen's steep climb has spurred a startle response among Japan's policymakers facing a fish stew of forces pushing the currency up.
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 03:11:00
BOJ ready to offer Dollar funding with 5 (not 6) other central banks if markets roiled by Brexit vote - Source
Reuters quoting sources, noting that BOJ is ready to offer Dollar funding with 5 (not 6) other central banks if markets roiled by Brexit vote.
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 03:03:29
John Hemmings Politics, Europe After a European divorce, what strategic role will London play? On June 23, British voters will add another referendum notch to their belt as they consider Britain's membership in the beleaguered European Union. One of the delights of writing about foreign policymaking and international relations is ...
John Hemmings / National Interest | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 02:51:00
The share market is higher at noon, with analysts saying investor sentiment is being driven by betting on the "Brexit" poll.
SMH | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 02:23:24
The yen soared to its strongest level against the dollar since August 2014 after Japan's central bank left its policy unchanged, the latest sign of how the U.K.'s "Brexit" vote is tying global policy makers' hands.
WSJ | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 01:58:33
Crude oil prices rose in early Asian trade for the first time in seven days after a small decline in US crude inventories overrode fears over brexit.
CNBC | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 01:44:00
As Britain prepares to vote, memories of the communist collapse color Eastern Europeans’ expectations.
IVAN KRASTEV / NY Times | Fri, 17 Jun 2016 01:40:59