Brexit News Archive: 07 Mar 2017

Man charged over 'threats' to Gina Miller

Man, 50, charged over alleged threats against Gina Miller, the woman behind the Brexit legal challenge
BBC   |   Tue, 7 Mar 2017 17:17:57

House of Lords Votes Against Second Brexit Referendum

The Guardian. UK.
The Guardian. UK. / World Affairs   |   Tue, 7 Mar 2017 16:35:37

House of Lords Brexit debate: Nonsense to suggest a second referendum is undemocratic - Lord Turner

More headlines from the Brexit debate (via the Telegraph) The public did know the outcome of Brexit when they voted last year - Douglas Hogg, Visco
Eren ŞENGEZER / FX Street   |   Tue, 7 Mar 2017 16:26:22

Downing Street warns peers over 'bad' Brexit deal

Number 10 puts pressure on Lords ahead of amendment vote on Article 50 bill
FT   |   Tue, 7 Mar 2017 16:06:21

Ford's European credit arm considers adding German banking licence due to Brexit

GENEVA, March 7- Ford's European credit arm FCE said on Tuesday it was considering applying for a German banking licence alongside its current British one, because the future of passporting is uncertain after Britain leaves the European Union. Passporting allows for any financial firm to serve the whole EU region ...
CNBC   |   Tue, 7 Mar 2017 14:32:00

FORD'S CREDIT ARM FCE SAYS CONDUCTING STUDY AND MAY APPLY FOR BANKING LICENSE IN GERMANY IN ADDITION TO CURRENT UK LICENCE DUE TO BREXIT

FORD'S CREDIT ARM FCE SAYS CONDUCTING STUDY AND MAY APPLY FOR BANKING LICENSE IN GERMANY IN ADDITION TO CURRENT UK LICENCE DUE TO BREXIT.
CNBC   |   Tue, 7 Mar 2017 14:22:00

Brexit: Peers to press for parliamentary veto over deal

Peers will press for Parliament to have a veto over the final terms of EU exit, a move MPs rejected.
BBC   |   Tue, 7 Mar 2017 02:42:45

UPDATE 1-EXCLUSIVE-Hard Brexit would trigger 'leaching' of banks from UK - draft report

LONDON, March 6- A draft report on the impact of Brexit on Britain's financial industry warns banks and staff would "leach" away, undermining the wider UK economy, if they do not have access to European Union markets, according to sources who have read the report. The report has been written ...
CNBC   |   Mon, 6 Mar 2017 18:48:00

Hard Brexit would trigger 'leaching' of banks from U.K.: draft report

A draft report on the impact of Brexit on Britain's financial industry warns banks and staff would "leach" away, undermining the wider U.K. economy, if they do not have access to European Union markets, according to sources who have read the report.
Huw Jones And Andrew MacAskill / Globe and Mail   |   Mon, 6 Mar 2017 18:39:54

EXCLUSIVE-Hard Brexit would trigger 'leaching' of banks from UK - draft report

LONDON, March 6- A draft report on the impact of Brexit on Britain's financial industry warns banks and staff would "leach" away, undermining the wider UK economy, if they do not have access to European Union markets, according to sources who have read the report. The report has been written ...
CNBC   |   Mon, 6 Mar 2017 18:23:00

Hollande: "It Is My Ultimate Duty To Prevent A Le Pen Victory"

While French presidential polls remain volatile, and according to some, rather useless in light of the polling industry's striking failure to forecast either Brexit or Trump's victory, one person is looking beyond the daily headlines and gyrations, which have suggested a surge for Macron in recent weeks at the expense ...
Zero Hedge   |   Mon, 6 Mar 2017 17:45:08

EU sets up post-Brexit defence training command

Foreign policy chief seeks to strengthn anti-terror capacity and border security
FT   |   Mon, 6 Mar 2017 17:44:36

International trade: reality check for Trumpians and Brexiteers

Germany could soon export more to China than to its crucial neighbor and partner France, and it already exports more to China than it does to Italy
euronews   |   Mon, 6 Mar 2017 14:46:46

Trade Truths for Trumpians and Brexiteers

Recent data indicate that Germany's largest trading partner is now China, rather than France. This news should serve as a reality check for protectionist policymakers in the UK and the US, and for the many pundits who frequently comment on world trade without understanding its realities.
Project Syndicate   |   Mon, 6 Mar 2017 14:04:01

Downing Street warns peers over 'bad' Brexit deal

Number 10 puts pressure on Lords ahead of Article 50 vote on Tuesday
FT   |   Mon, 6 Mar 2017 13:04:11

Theresa May warns Tory Brexit rebels that they risk 'incentivising' EU to offer UK a bad deal

Steven Swinford / Telegraph   |   Mon, 6 Mar 2017 12:05:21

The Latest: Brexit could threaten UK jobs in GM deal

PARIS (AP) - The Latest on General Motors' sale of its European brands to PSA Group (all times local):
Associated Press   |   Mon, 6 Mar 2017 09:24:41

London's Bid To Remain Europe's Startup Capital Could Gain With China Factor

London's bid to retain its status as Europe's startup capital is threatened by Brexit but a China factor could lead to future opportunities for tech startups and venture investment in the U.K.
Rebecca Fannin, Contributor / Forbes   |   Mon, 6 Mar 2017 08:21:00

UK Manufacturing Gets Post-Brexit Boost

Britain's factories are growing at their fastest pace in more than three years, helped by the fall in the value of the pound after the Brexit vote and a recovery in core markets in Europe, a survey showed on Monday. The survey, by manufacturing lobby group EEF and consultancy BDO, ...
OANDA   |   Mon, 6 Mar 2017 07:07:00

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