Brexit News Archive: 06 Nov 2016

VIX: Fear Gauge Or Election Protection?

Prior to this week, the last time the VIX index closed above 20 was in June, just ahead of Brexit. There are some who are looking at the rise in VIX ahead of Brexit and are seeing a lot of similarities to this time. Primarily, that once the election is ...
Peter Tchir, Contributor / Forbes   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 21:18:00

India trade trip could be overshadowed by visa row

Visa issues could overshadow Theresa May's attempts to secure the UK's first post-Brexit trade deal in India.
BBC   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 20:51:57

May backs judges' independence on Brexit

Theresa May says she values judiciary's independence but government has "strong arguments" to appeal Brexit ruling
BBC   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 17:32:55

EU reconsiders financial market access rules

Strengthening 'equivalence' regime would be blow to post-Brexit City and US firms
FT   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 17:31:42

Brexit: Labour's Tom Watson says Article 50 'will be triggered'

Labour's Deputy Leader Tom Watson says Article 50 will triggered when it comes to Westminster and Labour will not hold it up.
BBC   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 17:05:31

May warns MPs against Brexit block

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - British Prime Minister Theresa May warned lawmakers on Sunday not to block Brexit, after the High Court ruled that she cannot start the process of leaving the European Union without parliament's approval.
The China Post   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 16:08:00

Theresa May could call general election if Parliament vote down start of Brexit talks, warns Jeremy Hunt

Christopher Hope / Telegraph   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 15:22:36

In wake of controversial court ruling, May warns British politicians against blocking Brexit procedure

Prime Minister Theresa May warned lawmakers Sunday not to block Brexit, after the High Court ruled that she cannot start the process of leaving the European Union without parliament's approval. "MPs and peers who regret the referendum result need to accept what the people decided," May said in her first ...
Japan Times   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 13:45:34

Gina who?

Gina Miller has been the lead claimant in the case to get Parliament to vote on the Brexit process - but who is she?
BBC   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 13:10:11

Birds Eye and Walkers ask supermarkets for more than 10% price rise

Brands join Typhoo and Unilever in battle over prices caused by 14.5% drop in value of pound against dollar since Brexit vote Birds Eye fish fingers and Walkers crisps are asking supermarkets for price rises of more than 10%, in the latest standoff between household brands and retailers over the ...
Sarah Butler / Guardian   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 12:46:50

Brexit blamed for higher crisp prices

Walkers, Birdseye seek to raise prices or shrink package sizes
FT   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 12:46:06

Farage warns of riots if Brexit is blocked

Nigel Farage, the interim leader of the U.K. Independence Party, has warned of civil unrest in Britain.
CNBC   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 12:37:00

Nigel Farage and Gina Miller Clash Over Brexit

Nigel Farage and Gina Miller clash over Brexit #marr - The Andrew Marr Show (@MarrShow) November 6, 2016 The post Nigel Farage and Gina Miller Clash Over Brexit appeared first on Guido Fawkes .
Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 11:46:22

British PM May says country should unite on Brexit plan

LONDON (AP) - British Prime Minister Theresa May has shrugged off an adverse court ruling on the government's plans to leave the European Union and maintains that Brexit will be carried out in full.
Associated Press   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 11:34:06

Juncker warns European industry not to cut own Brexit deals

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker warned European firms he would block attempts to cut special deals with Britain ahead of formal Brexit negotiations
Hurriyet   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 10:55:57

Nigel Farage and Gina Miller clash over Brexit

Nigel Farage clashes with Gina Miller - the woman who brought the Brexit case before the High Court - on the Andrew Marr Show.
BBC   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 10:35:54

Parliament must accept Brexit vote: May

Parliament must accept that Britain's vote to leave the European Union was legitimate, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday.
CNBC   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 10:34:00

Labour will block Article 50 unless Theresa May agrees to Jeremy Corbyn's 'Brexit bottom line'

Laura Hughes / Telegraph   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 09:58:03

Results offer snapshot of Brexit winners and losers

Optimism and windfall gains tempered by pain from plunging pound and persistent doubts
FT   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 09:42:44

U.K.'s May Set for Tricky Trade Talks in India

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May is traveling to India to make the case for strengthening economic ties with the world's fastest-growing major economy, her first trip focused on expanding trade post-Brexit.
WSJ   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 07:18:32

PM May's passage to India preparation for pro-Brexit trade freedom

British Prime Minister Theresa May will use her first bilateral trade trip since taking office to try to boost ties with India before leaving the European Union. May's office said the visit starting on Sunday night would focus on breaking down barriers to trade and investment and paving the way ...
Reuters / South China Morning Post   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 06:22:36

Theresa May tells MPs: Accept the Brexit vote

British Prime Minister Theresa May told MPs to allow the government to carry out its Brexit plan or risk getting a worse deal in negotiations with the European Union. Writing in The Telegraph, May said the government would stick to its Brexit timetable, which includes starting the formal process to ...
Business Insider   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 05:53:36

Gina Miller: Brexit will be 'a disaster'

Fund manager's lawsuit forces parliamentary vote on UK government plans to leave EU
FT   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 05:05:48

PM vows to carry out Brexit 'in full' following High Court ruling

Theresa May says the government needs to deliver Brexit, because the people "have made their choice".
BBC   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 03:47:20

India warns UK immigration policy could wreck trade deal

Minister deals blow to PM's hopes of post-Brexit talks on eve of visit Theresa May's hopes of a post-Brexit trade deal with India suffered a hammer blow from Delhi as the prime minister prepared to make her first official visit to the country. A spokesman for India's minister of external ...
Daniel Boffey and Vidhi Doshi in Mumbai / Guardian   |   Sun, 6 Nov 2016 00:05:01

Elections Podcast Countdown: 3 Days

As the 2016 campaign comes to a close, the FiveThirtyEight Elections podcast team is recording daily episodes. Listen above for the latest installment, in which we hit the diner to discuss the final days of the campaign, the lessons of Brexit and the reports of a surge in early voting ...
FiveThirtyEight / FiveThirtyEight   |   Sat, 5 Nov 2016 23:34:58

UPDATE 1-UK's Labour has 'bottom line' for supporting Brexit vote -Corbyn

LONDON, Nov 5 (Reuters) - The head of Britain's opposition Labour Party will try to block divorce talks with the European Union if the government does not agree to Labour's Brexit demands,...
Reuters   |   Sat, 5 Nov 2016 23:14:56

UK's Labour has 'bottom line' for supporting Brexit vote -Corbyn

LONDON, Nov 5 (Reuters) - The leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party has said his party will try to block the start of divorce talks with the European Union if the government does not guarantee...
Reuters   |   Sat, 5 Nov 2016 22:31:27

The people have made their democratic decision and a principle is at stake, Theresa May tells Brexit critics as she vows to battle courts

Ben Riley-Smith / Telegraph   |   Sat, 5 Nov 2016 22:00:00

UK's Labour Party leader says government has no Brexit plans

LONDON (AP) - The leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party says Prime Minister Theresa May's government is resisting "democratic scrutiny" of the Brexit process because it has not developed any plans for leaving the 28-nation bloc.
Associated Press   |   Sat, 5 Nov 2016 18:48:26

Belfast, Brexit and relations over the Irish border

The question of peace is independent of the UK's withdrawal from the EU
FT   |   Sat, 5 Nov 2016 18:00:43

US elections: Why economic anxiety is on the rise

We ask what kind of economy the new US president will inherit and why the world is afraid of a potential Brexit moment.
Al Jazeera   |   Sat, 5 Nov 2016 16:07:16

Lord chancellor bows to pressure to support Brexit judges

Liz Truss says legal process must be followed after Article 50 high court setback
FT   |   Sat, 5 Nov 2016 15:45:20

Brexit case woman gets death, rape threats

Online trolls angered by this week's bombshell UK court ruling that the Brexit process cannot begin until Parliament has had its say have directed rape and death threats at Gina Miller, the woman behind the legal case.
CNN   |   Sat, 5 Nov 2016 15:12:35

Brexit case woman gets death, rape threats

Online trolls angered by this week's bombshell UK court ruling that the Brexit process cannot begin until Parliament has had its say have directed rape and death threats at Gina Miller, the woman behind the legal case.
CNN   |   Sat, 5 Nov 2016 13:37:32

UPDATE 1-UK lawmakers demand end to attacks on Brexit ruling judges

LONDON, Nov 5 (Reuters) - British politicians called for an end to harsh criticism of judges who this week dealt a blow to the government's Brexit preparations, with a former attorney general saying...
Reuters   |   Sat, 5 Nov 2016 12:22:33

Hilary Benn: Ruling will not derail Brexit

The Labour MP says there is a duty not to undermine the judges
BBC   |   Sat, 5 Nov 2016 12:06:55

Bar Council urges Truss to back judges

Bar Council urges Lord Chancellor Liz Truss to condemn "unjustified attacks on judiciary" over court Brexit ruling
BBC   |   Sat, 5 Nov 2016 11:53:06

Brexit ruling raises prospect of early elections in UK

CNBC looks at Brexit's big questions since Thursday's High Court ruling that lawmakers must be involved in the U.K.'s European Union exit process.
CNBC   |   Sat, 5 Nov 2016 11:48:00

Brexit is Jeopardizing Britain's Intellectual Legacy

LONDON-On a recent afternoon in October, a group of academics gathered in a spare basement lecture hall in the underbelly of King's College London to discuss their university's post-Brexit future. The academics, who hailed from a range of disciplines and nationalities, knew that the campaign to leave the European Union ...
Linda Kinstler / The Atlantic   |   Sat, 5 Nov 2016 09:00:00

UK lawmakers demand end to attacks on Brexit ruling judges

LONDON, Nov 5 (Reuters) - British politicians called for an end to the harsh criticism of judges who dealt a blow to the government's Brexit preparations, with a former attorney general saying the...
Reuters   |   Sat, 5 Nov 2016 08:41:38

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