Brexit News Archive: 29 Dec 2016

New Brexit challenge lodged at the High Court

Nicola Harley / Telegraph   |   Thu, 29 Dec 2016 21:41:58

Fresh Brexit challenge in high court over leaving single market and EEA

Four anonymous claimants allege that separate parliamentary approval is needed to quit the European Economic Area A fresh set of legal challenges asserting that the UK will remain within the single market and the European Economic Area after Brexit have been lodged at the high court. A group of four ...
Owen Bowcott Legal affairs correspondent / Guardian   |   Thu, 29 Dec 2016 18:20:14

UK mobile users face big roaming bills post-Brexit

Negotiating a trade deal to cover phone charges will be delicate task, warns industry
FT   |   Thu, 29 Dec 2016 15:21:47

Nationwide warns of UK house price slowdown in 2017

Steady growth of 4.5 per cent in December but Brexit uncertainty likely to hit market
FT   |   Thu, 29 Dec 2016 09:50:11

UK in 2030: older, more unequal and blighted by Brexit, report predicts

Here Is The City   |   Thu, 29 Dec 2016 09:43:50

UK in 2030: older, more unequal and blighted by Brexit, report predicts

IPPR says leaving EU will require painful trade-offs, adding to challenges of ageing population and automation of jobs Britain faces a decade of disruption after Brexit with low growth, stagnating incomes for the poor and the public finances at breaking point, according to a bleak analysis by a leading thinktank. ...
Patrick Collinson / Guardian   |   Thu, 29 Dec 2016 00:01:49

FTSE 100 hit new all-time closing high - business live

All the day's economic and financial news, as the UK stock market hits a record closing high BREAKING: London stock market hits record close of 7106 Analyst: It's another Santa Rally FTSE up 12% since Brexit vote But weak pound has driven shares higher Earlier: Dow Jones inches closer to ...
Graeme Wearden / Guardian   |   Wed, 28 Dec 2016 19:44:26

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