Brexit News Archive: 18 Mar 2017

Pound's calm faces test as Brexit talks near

Sterling rallies but investors see further trouble brewing
FT   |   Fri, 17 Mar 2017 17:49:58

Brexit & Beyond: Scottish Independence and Brexit, Merkel Meets Trump, Eurozone Trade Deficit

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 Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon called this week for another referendum on independence. PHOTO: JANE BARLOW/ZUMA PRESS ...
MoneyBeat   |   Fri, 17 Mar 2017 17:03:24

Housebuilder Berkeley shrugs off Brexit vote to hit profit targets

Berkeley says the housing market in London and the South East has now stabilised since the Brexit vote.
BBC   |   Fri, 17 Mar 2017 09:16:55

German finance minister: 'It's in our own interests to have strong financial centre in London'

LONDON - Germany's finance minister Wolfgang Schäuble, who has previously vowed to take a tough line during Brexit negotiations, says it is in Europe's interest that London remains a "strong" financial centre after it leaves the EU, the BBC reports. Speaking at the Institute of International Finance (IIF) Conference in ...
Business Insider   |   Fri, 17 Mar 2017 09:05:50

Would Scotland chose independence in second referendum?

What has changed since Scotland chose to reject sovereignty in 2014 and how much of a factor is Brexit?
Al Jazeera   |   Fri, 17 Mar 2017 08:31:45

UK's May scotches bid for new independence referendum before Brexit

U.K. prime minister Theresa May has rejected a call for a fresh Scottish independence vote before Brexit completes.
CNBC   |   Fri, 17 Mar 2017 07:46:00

Housebuilder Berkeley sees profits at top-end as London, south-east market stabilises post-Brexit vote

Housebuilder Berkeley Group Holdings PLC (LON:BKG) expects its full-year profits to be at the top-end of analysts expectations and said the housing market in London and the South East has now stabilised, although underlying sale reservations are lower In a trading update for the four months to February 28, the ...
Proactive Investors   |   Fri, 17 Mar 2017 07:39:00

Schaeuble: London should remain a "strong" financial centre after Brexit

The German finance minister has given the City a strong vote of confidence ahead of Brexit negotiations, saying it's in the EU's best interest that London remains a strong financial centre after Brexit.
Here Is The City   |   Fri, 17 Mar 2017 07:29:28

Spain's UK expats face Brexit citizenship dilemma

British passport holders consider switching because Madrid forbids dual nationality
FT   |   Fri, 17 Mar 2017 05:01:25

Sterling's calm faces test as Brexit talks near

Pound rallies, but investors see further trouble building
FT   |   Fri, 17 Mar 2017 04:01:09