Brexit News Archive: 24 Mar 2017

UK: Article 50 to be trigger next next - Danske Bank

Analysts from Danske Bank look next week in the United Kingdom for the Article 50 trigger on Wednesday and the EU's Brexit guidelines,...
Matías Salord / FX Street   |   Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:13:04

Deutsche Bank picks new London HQ, highlights commitment to UK

Germany's Deutsche Bank revealed on March 24 that it has picked a site for its new British headquarters, highlighting its commitment to London despite looming Brexit.
Hurriyet   |   Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:05:09

EU chief Juncker on the Brexit bill and the eroticism of power

Over carpaccio and veal, the politician tells Lionel Barber history will be harsh on the PM who took Britain out of the EU
FT   |   Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:03:22

Trump warned his anti-EU stance could start war

Jean-Claude Juncker has warned President Trump that calls for countries to leave the EU may lead to war in the Balkans.
CNBC   |   Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:26:00

Deutsche Bank signals confidence in post-Brexit Britain by securing new London headquarters

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) is in discussions with Land Securities Group plc (LON:LAND) to move its headquarters to a new address in London, signalling a vote of confidence in a post-Brexit Britain. In a statement today, Land Securities confirmed it is in talks with the bank regarding a pre-let agreement for ...
Proactive Investors   |   Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:01:00

Juncker warns Trump to stop praising Brexit

EC president warns break-up of EU risks war in western Balkans
FT   |   Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:31:35

Brexit a 'failure' for divided European Union, admits Jean-Claude Juncker ahead of 60th anniversary

Peter Foster / Telegraph   |   Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:14:07

Deutsche Bank is planning a new London HQ despite Brexit

LONDON - Deutsche Bank is bucking the trend among international investment banks and committing to London despite the looming Brexit. The German bank is in talks to move to a new headquarters near Moorgate in 2023. Sky News first reported that Deutsche Bank is in talks with property group Land ...
Business Insider   |   Fri, 24 Mar 2017 07:44:48

Deutsche Bank puts faith in Brexit Britain with new City headquarters

Deutsche Bank, Germany's biggest lender, has given London a resounding vote of confidence by agreeing a 25-year lease on new UK headquarters in the Square Mile.
Here Is The City   |   Fri, 24 Mar 2017 07:15:41

10 things you need to know before European markets open

Good morning! Here's what you need to know. 1. The European Union's system for granting market access to banks outside the bloc will not work for a financial centre the size of Britain after Brexit. Gerard Rameix, chairman of France's AMF markets watchdog, said the regime must be adapted specifically ...
Business Insider   |   Fri, 24 Mar 2017 06:50:57

Gibraltar sees opportunities beyond Brexit's hard place

Territory's sense of relief as 'existential threat' alarm gives way to surging growth
FT   |   Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:01:02

Top Thought Leadership Trends in 2017 and Beyond

Top thought leadership trends for 2017 and beyond are dealing with the aftershocks of Brexit, reframing the notion of the "age of the customer" to shifting consumption patterns," and smart sharing in the networked economy.
Kasia Moreno, Contributor / Forbes   |   Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:37:00

OECD Says Brexit Will Impair UK Corruption Fighting Efforts

Brexit could damage the UK's efforts to tackle corruption and give multinationals leverage over the British government in bribery cases, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has warned. Business pressure to weaken bribery laws and an inability by the government to focus on non-Brexit issues are both risks associated ...
OANDA   |   Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:40:02

Gold Prices See Seventh Day Of Gains After Terrorist Attack In London

Gold Prices See Seventh Day Of Gains After Terrorist Attack In London - Gold prices higher seven days in row - best gains since Brexit- Gold spikes to three week high after terrorist attack in London- Global stocks fell yesterday after attack in London - Stocks resilient today and start ...
Zero Hedge   |   Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:57:02

BoE's Broadbent: rates could rise, but investor caution strong, too

LONDON, March 23- Bank of England Deputy Governor Ben Broadbent said on Thursday it was possible that interest rates could rise, but he also highlighted a strong sense of caution among investors about the outlook for Britain after Brexit. Our forecast was conditioned on pretty gentle rises but rises nonetheless, ...
CNBC   |   Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:40:00

UK retail sales shrug off Brexit fears with February rise

Recovery after slump in December and January is not enough to reverse slide in three-month trend, says ONS Britain's retailers received a respite from a two-month losing streak when spending in high street stores and online bounced back in February. The Office for National Statistics said retail sales volumes were ...
Larry Elliott / Guardian   |   Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:37:42

Brexit could damage UK's efforts to tackle corruption, says OECD

Business pressure to weaken bribery laws and government's inability to focus on non-Brexit issues are also concerns, says group Brexit could damage the UK's efforts to tackle corruption and give multinationals leverage over the British government in bribery cases, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development has warned. Business pressure ...
David Pegg / Guardian   |   Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:07:05

UK retail sales shook off Brexit fears to have a great month in February - but there are worrying signs for the future

LONDON - UK retail sales had a huge month in February, confounding the forecasts of economists who had predicted stuttering growth in the month, according to the latest data from the Office for National Statistics. On a month-to-month basis, sales grew by 1.4% in February, while on an annual basis, ...
Business Insider   |   Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:35:50

Next warns of price rises as profits fall for first time in eight years

Retailer says it faces 'tough' year ahead with shoppers spending less on clothes, weak pay growth and pound's Brexit slide Next has warned consumers they face price rises of up to 5% in the coming months due to the weak pound, as it reported its first drop in annual profits ...
Julia Kollewe / Guardian   |   Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:58:32

London banks are set to avoid lengthy test for eurozone entry

Banks in London that relocate operations to the eurozone after Brexit are likely to be spared a lengthy entry test by regulators, making it easier for them to shift, according to two officials with knowledge of the matter. The European Central Bank, the eurozone's banking supervisor, has had many inquiries ...
John O'Donnell, Reuters / Times of Malta   |   Thu, 23 Mar 2017 07:48:03

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