Brexit News Archive: 18 Dec 2016

Fears EU Brexit delays will spur bank exodus to eurozone

Brussels negotiators insisting on divorce deal before any transition
FT   |   Sun, 18 Dec 2016 20:26:19

Nissan reports annual profit, but warns against leaving single market

The UK's biggest car factory reported £117m in profits in the year to March, but said Brexit could have an 'adverse effect' The British arm of Japanese car maker Nissan increased annual profits last year ahead of warnings by senior executives that the Brexit vote could undermine its business and ...
Phillip Inman / Guardian   |   Sun, 18 Dec 2016 19:41:39

Squeezed Midwest vs squeezed Midlands

Is it fair to say that common experiences fuelled support for Trump and Brexit?
FT   |   Sun, 18 Dec 2016 12:20:58

Post-Brexit deals 'not at price of EU free trade ties'

Post-Brexit trade deals should not "come at a price" to existing agreements, George Osborne says.
BBC   |   Sun, 18 Dec 2016 11:38:14

Will Europe Also Turn Red?

Ever since Brexit and the US elections, European café chatter has been about whether a similar alt-right turn-about could happen here. It could.
Shellie Karabell, Contributor / Forbes   |   Sun, 18 Dec 2016 06:30:00

The big events that shook financial markets in 2016

Brexit, Trump and oil among the key contributors to a tumultuous year
FT   |   Sun, 18 Dec 2016 05:45:42

Scotland to unveil single market Brexit plan this week

Reuters / Telegraph   |   Sun, 18 Dec 2016 05:37:46

Post-Brexit trade may hinge on non-tariff barriers

Regulations and standards will be the difficult part of negotiations with EU
FT   |   Sun, 18 Dec 2016 05:34:10

BNP Paribas navigates choppy Brexit waters

Bank's wealth management arm says the UK will remain a very important offshore centre
FT   |   Sun, 18 Dec 2016 05:13:49

Bank of Singapore eyes London foothold

Asian private bank weighs UK branch in light of pound's slide following Brexit vote
FT   |   Sun, 18 Dec 2016 03:30:41

Scottish government Brexit proposals to be published

The Scottish government is to publish its proposals for Scotland's future relationship with the European Union after the UK leaves.
BBC   |   Sun, 18 Dec 2016 00:03:13

Brexit and price hikes push up the cost of Christmas for Britons

Pound's slump and rising production costs mean consumers are feeling the pinch as they stock up for the festive season The Brexit blow to the pound coupled with commodity price hikes is squeezing Britons' Christmas spending power this year. A typical household spends an extra £500 in December but the ...
Zoe Wood and Katie Allen / Guardian   |   Sat, 17 Dec 2016 08:00:17

Seven simple ways to cut your spending in 2017

From mortgages and insurance to savings and tax returns, here are some tips on making savings in the new year With the Brexit process set to begin in earnest, next year could be tough on many people's finances. Guardian Money is here to help: Continue reading...
Miles Brignall and Rupert Jones / Guardian   |   Sat, 17 Dec 2016 07:00:15

'Xenophobia' is the word of the year for 2016, says Dictionary.com

Dictionary.com has selected as the 2016 word of the year, citing the anti-immigrant rhetoric of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and the United Kingdom's Brexit vote to leave the European Union as reasons for its choice. In a news release, the online dictionary said that searches...
Money & Company   |   Mon, 28 Nov 2016 17:25:00

'Xenophobia' Is Dictionary.com's Word Of The Year

There were a lot of surprises to come out of 2016, but being named Dictionary.com's Word of the Year is not one of them. When you consider the rhetoric that galvanized people in this year's Brexit vote and the U.S. presidential race, the proof that is the word that most ...
Huffington Post   |   Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:12:32

Hans-Werner Sinn: "Europe's Secret Bailout"

From Project Syndicate: MUNICH - While the world worries about Donald Trump, Brexit, and the flow of refugees from Syria and other war-torn countries, the European Central Bank continues to work persistently and below the public radar on its debt-restructuring plan - also known as quantitative easing (QE) - to ...
Climateer Investing   |   Mon, 28 Nov 2016 12:16:00

Europe's Secret Bailout

While the world worries about Donald Trump, Brexit, and refugees, the European Central Bank continues to work below the public radar on its debt-restructuring plan - also known as quantitative easing - to ease the burden on the over-indebted eurozone countries. It's a high-risk operation, especially for Germany and the ...
Project Syndicate   |   Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:53:56

JD Sports bets on Brexit staycations with Go Outdoors takeover

Telegraph   |   Mon, 28 Nov 2016 10:30:56

10 things you need to know in markets today

Good morning! Here's what you need to know in markets on Monday. Prime Minister Theresa May has admitted that negotiating a successful Brexit is proving to be "hugely challenging." In a rare interview with The Sunday Times, May also acknowledged the government needed to organise terms for exiting the EU, ...
Business Insider   |   Mon, 28 Nov 2016 07:01:12

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