Brexit News Archive: 23 Dec 2016

Why 2017 May Bring More Volatility To Markets

This year saw two unexpected outcomes--Brexit and the US election--that caught markets off guard. Yet both times the CBOE Volatility Index ( VIX ), or so-called fear gauge, dropped swiftly afterward, indicating that investors weren't much troubled. Yet Cumberland Advisor's Leo Chen argues that all good things must come to ...
Focus on Funds   |   Fri, 23 Dec 2016 18:56:27

UK shopping boom averts Brexit vote hit to economy

Consumer spending rises but savings fall to low levels
FT   |   Fri, 23 Dec 2016 17:11:20

Fake Good News Is Helping Us Forget 2016

function Jimmy Fallon is here to help us put 2016 in the trash can. Forget about Donald Trump's presidential election victory , the rise of the far-right , Britain's Brexit vote to leave the European Union and the deaths of multiple acting and music legends for just a few seconds ...
Huffington Post   |   Fri, 23 Dec 2016 13:36:24

UPDATE 1-UK economy sidesteps Brexit vote hit, 2017 outlook darker

* Current account gap widens to 5.2 percent of GDP (Recasts, adds reaction)
Reuters   |   Fri, 23 Dec 2016 12:34:05

UK shopping splurge averts Brexit vote hit to economy

Consumer spending rises but savings fall to low levels
FT   |   Fri, 23 Dec 2016 12:12:48

Business as usual for UK economy - but where will it go in 2017?

Revised GDP growth figures show Britain putting in a solid performance - but inflation could lead to a slowdown So far, so good. That sums up the performance of the UK economy in the first three months after the Brexit referendum in June. In normal times, a quarterly growth rate ...
Larry Elliott Economics editor / Guardian   |   Fri, 23 Dec 2016 11:30:41

U.K. economy better than expected in Brexit aftermath

Seeking Alpha / Seeking Alpha   |   Fri, 23 Dec 2016 11:00:34

UK GDP growth better than expected in Brexit aftermath

Industrial sector, services and construction perform better than expected but wages at highest growth rate since 2013 Britain's economy grew faster than previously thought in the three months after the Brexit referendum, rising by 0.6% compared with initial estimates of 0.5%. The unexpected upgrade to GDP came as the Office ...
Phillip Inman / Guardian   |   Fri, 23 Dec 2016 09:52:37

What Brexit jitters? UK economy grew faster than expected in the third quarter

Telegraph   |   Fri, 23 Dec 2016 09:34:51

GBP/USD reverses to hit fresh 7-week lows ahead of GDP

The recovery in the GBP/USD pair lost legs just shy of 1.23 handle, as the bears fought back control in wake latest a latest report on Brexit, which r
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street   |   Fri, 23 Dec 2016 08:41:10

Tesla to hike UK prices by 5% in the new year

US electric car maker blames 'currency fluctuations', as other companies cue up price increases in wake of Brexit vote Electric carmaker Tesla Motors is blaming "currency fluctuations" for the decision to push up the price of models sold in the UK by 5% in the new year. The US firm's ...
Zoe Wood / Guardian   |   Thu, 22 Dec 2016 11:43:07

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