Brexit News Archive: 28 Dec 2016

To Speak Of The Obvious - Lloyds To Set Up EU Office Post-Brexit

In a move that has stunned some few Remainers and no one else at all Lloyds Bank has announced that it will be setting up a European Union unit so as to maintain access to the Single Market post-Brexit. This is the obvious and simple solution to the problems that ...
Tim Worstall, Contributor / Forbes   |   Wed, 28 Dec 2016 17:55:00

Brexit not stopping British developers' revival of Costa del Sol property sector

Upscale projects are beginning to take shape along Malaga coastline, from Marbella to Estepona
Esperanza Codina / EL PAÍS   |   Wed, 28 Dec 2016 10:06:54

Pro-Brexit group calls for EU free trade deal - BBC

BBC News carries a story today, noting that Leave Means Leave (campaigners for a "hard" Brexit) has written a letter to the chambers of commerce in al
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street   |   Wed, 28 Dec 2016 09:39:24

Pro-Brexit group calls for EU free trade deal

'Hard' Brexit campaigners ask business groups across Europe to back a free trade deal with the UK.
BBC   |   Wed, 28 Dec 2016 09:22:26

Majority of managers think Brexit uncertainty will affect UK economy

A majority of managers in the UK believe Brexit-related uncertainty will hold back economic growth next year and almost half think leaving the UK will be a drag in the long term, according to a survey.
Here Is The City   |   Wed, 28 Dec 2016 09:12:01

Lloyds mulls European arm post-Brexit

Seeking Alpha / Seeking Alpha   |   Wed, 28 Dec 2016 08:38:00

Housebuilder Bovis warns on profits after December slowdown - business live

All the day's economic and financial news, as the City of London reopens after the Christmas break Latest: Bovis Homes warns on profits The agenda: Brexit fears linger 8.28am GMT Newsflash: One of Britain's largest housebuilders has warned that it will fail to sell as many homes as planned this ...
Graeme Wearden / Guardian   |   Wed, 28 Dec 2016 08:28:25

Lloyds ready to set up European arm post-Brexit

Plans would ensure British bank can maintain its German and Dutch retail clients
FT   |   Wed, 28 Dec 2016 05:08:05

Majority of managers think Brexit uncertainty will affect UK economy

Survey finds 65% pessimistic about economic growth though many optimistic their own organisations will thrive A majority of managers in the UK believe Brexit-related uncertainty will hold back economic growth next year and almost half think leaving the UK will be a drag in the long term, according to a ...
Katie Allen / Guardian   |   Wed, 28 Dec 2016 00:01:20

National Front mayor renames French street 'rue de Brexit'

A French mayor who is a member of France's right-wing eurosceptic National Front party has renamed a street in his town "rue de Brexit", meant as a "homage" to Britain's decision to leave the European Union in June.
FRANCE 24 / France 24   |   Tue, 27 Dec 2016 18:28:55

National Front mayor creates 'Rue du Brexit' in French town

A far-right French mayor has named a street in tribute to Britain's decision to leave the EU.
BBC   |   Tue, 27 Dec 2016 15:21:01

French town to get 'Brexit street' to pay 'tribute to the sovereign British people' says Front National mayor

Henry Samuel / Telegraph   |   Tue, 27 Dec 2016 10:38:08

Wilbur Ross: Use Brexit to steal U.K. trade

Seeking Alpha / Seeking Alpha   |   Tue, 27 Dec 2016 09:07:31

Brexit is a 'God-given opportunity' to steal trade from UK: Wilbur Ross

Wilbur Ross has urged other countries to exploit the "God-given opportunity" to steal business from the U.K., according to a report in The Times.
Here Is The City   |   Tue, 27 Dec 2016 07:14:48