Brexit News Archive: 13 Jan 2017

Brexit & Beyond: Exploring a Non-Binary Brexit, U.S. Envoy Warns Against Brexit Cheerleading, Elections Test for Draghi

Brexit & Beyond: Europe in Flux is The Wall Street Journal's round-up of news and analysis of how Brexit will affect global business, economies and finance. You can sign up here. MUST READS Rolls Royce Trent XWB engines on view on the assembly line at the Rolls Royce factory in ...
MoneyBeat   |   Fri, 13 Jan 2017 19:16:14

U.S. Ambassador to EU Warns Trump on Brexit

The departing U.S. ambassador to the European Union warned the Trump administration not to cheer for Brexit and expressed concern about the influence of Nigel Farage.
WSJ   |   Fri, 13 Jan 2017 18:04:37

US must not become Brexit cheerleader, departing ambassador warns

Departing envoy to EU describes 'folly' of supporting fragmentation of the union
FT   |   Fri, 13 Jan 2017 17:12:07

About That Record Streak Of Gains In The FTSE 100

With the mainstream media crowing proudly of the record 14-day winning-streak in Britain's FTSE 100 stock index (up 18 of the 19 days since The Fed hiked rates), we thought it worth a look at just what is going on in good ol' blighty... Since the Brits voted for Brexit, ...
Zero Hedge   |   Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:50:48

UPDATE 1-New Zealand PM says looking for UK trade deal soon after Brexit

LONDON, Jan 13 (Reuters) - New Zealand will seek to agree a free trade deal with Britain as soon as possible after Brexit, Prime Minister Bill English said on Friday after talks with British leader...
Reuters   |   Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:27:25

New Zealand looking for UK trade deal soon after Brexit - NZ PM

LONDON, Jan 13 (Reuters) - New Zealand will seek to agree a trade deal with Britain as soon as possible after Britain leaves the European Union, New Zealand's prime minister said on Friday after...
Reuters   |   Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:03:54

Pound hit by volatile trading as hard Brexit looms

Traders await Theresa May's speech and Supreme Court ruling next week
FT   |   Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:46:21

Tristram Hunt quits Labour to head V&A museum

Departure will spark difficult by-election in Stoke which voted heavily for Brexit
FT   |   Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:06:15

Tristram Hunt quits as Labour MP triggering by-election in 'Brexit capital of UK'

Laura Hughes / Telegraph   |   Fri, 13 Jan 2017 09:46:53

Theresa May warned European judges will continue to rule Britain for years after Brexit

Laura Hughes / Telegraph   |   Fri, 13 Jan 2017 07:38:00

Theresa May is finally going to unveil Britain's Brexit plans

LONDON - Prime Minister Theresa May is finally going to deliver some clarity over how Britain will approach Brexit talks once Article 50 is triggered, in a speech on January 17. May's spokesperson said in a statement: "She will be making a speech on Tuesday, setting out more on our ...
Business Insider   |   Fri, 13 Jan 2017 07:37:45

May to deliver Brexit speech next week

Downing Street says the prime minister will make a speech "setting out more" on her Brexit plans on Tuesday.
BBC   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 18:29:35

Brexit & Beyond: Don't Bet Against Eurozone, Mayor Sees 'Muddled' Brexit, City Shifts on 'Passporting'

Brexit & Beyond: Europe in Flux is The Wall Street Journal's round-up of news and analysis of how Brexit will affect global business, economies and finance. You can sign up here. MUST READS The skyline of Frankfurt am Main. PHOTO: Getty Images Don't Bet Against the Eurozone Just Yet: Among ...
MoneyBeat   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 18:04:09

May to reveal more Brexit detail in speech next week

Hope for news on negotiating aims including plans to control migration
FT   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 17:03:32

Theresa May to set out her vision for Brexit in major speech on Tuesday

Christopher Hope / Telegraph   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 17:02:58

WSJ City's Brexit Briefing: Mayor of London Warns of 'Muddled' Brexit, Don't Bet Against the Eurozone

Download WSJ City for iPhone here or Android here. You'll need to open this email on your mobile device to do this. And you can sign up to receive this briefing direct to your inbox here. MUST READS FROM WSJ CITY London Mayor Sadiq Khan is piling pressure on the ...
MoneyBeat   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:50:09

French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen spotted at Trump Tower

Le Pen is known for her far-right rhetoric, which echoes that of Brexit leaders Nigel Farage.
CNBC   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:35:00

EU equivalence is the City's next Brexit battle

The government must show willingness to broker a bespoke deal, writes Patrick Jenkins
FT   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 14:05:40

UPDATE 1-Merkel says EU 27 must show united front in Brexit talks

LUXEMBOURG, Jan 12 (Reuters) - The 27 members of the European Union negotiating with London on Britain's exit from the bloc must stick together and not allow themselves to be divided, German...
Reuters   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 12:57:49

Merkel says EU 27 must show united front in Brexit talks

LUXEMBOURG, Jan 12 (Reuters) - The 27 members of the European Union negotiating with London on Britain's exit from the bloc must stick together and not allow themselves to be divided, German...
Reuters   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 11:39:43

UPDATE 1-Northern Ireland political crisis could delay PM May's Brexit plans - lawyer

* UK says sticking by its Brexit plans (Recasts story, changes date, adds details)
Reuters   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 11:34:18

Why It's Paramount to Hold George W. Bush Accountable for His Crimes as Trump Is Inaugurated

By Stacy Bannerman / AlterNet We lowered the political bar to the point where even Donald Trump could clear it when we allowed Bush, Cheney & Co. to instigate an illegal war in Iraq. Related Entries January 12, 2017 The Violence in Great Britain After the Brexit Vote Might Hold ...
truthdig   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:09:00

Bank Of England's Mark Carney - Hard Brexit's A Problem For The EU, Not Britain

This is an interesting argument being put forward by the Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney. The risks to financial stability of a hard Brexit really lie with the countries remaining in the European Union, not with Britain which is leaving. It's also not just an interesting argument ...
Tim Worstall, Contributor / Forbes   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:01:00

More Brexit Delusion: City Issues Wish List That the EU Rejected

When you'd thought the British had reached the limits of outlandishness on the Brexit front, they manage to outdo themselves.
Naked Capitalism   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 08:40:51

Britain's finance industry drops demands for passporting after Brexit

Britain's finance industry has given up on efforts to keep full access to the European Union after Brexit.
CNBC   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 06:34:00

Mark Carney signals Bank of England may raise forecast for UK economy

The Bank of England looks set to upgrade its forecasts for the UK economy after admitting that some of the risks posed by the Brexit vote last June have now receded.
Here Is The City   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 06:29:12

British Finance Industry Drops Demands For 'Passporting' After Brexit

The United Kingdom's finance industry has largely surrendered its efforts to maintain full rights into the European Union following an eventual Brexit, and is pushing instead for a more limited trade deal that would potentially exclude some financial products. read more
FINalternatives   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 03:05:32

2017: The Year When The World Economy Starts Coming Apart

Submitted by Gail Tverberg via Our Finite World blog, Some people would argue that 2016 was the year that the world economy started to come apart, with the passage of Brexit and the election of Donald Trump. Whether or not the "coming apart" process started in 2016, in my opinion ...
Zero Hedge   |   Thu, 12 Jan 2017 01:10:00

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