Brexit News Archive: 31 Mar 2017

Mutual understanding key to smoothing Brexit talks

There is perhaps no more difficult a decision than divorce. Britain has embarked on such a process in leaving the European Union, the two-year exit process having been formally triggered with the handing over of a letter to EU Council president Donald Tusk. British Prime Minister Theresa May put on ...
SCMP Editorial / South China Morning Post   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 20:06:23

Gibraltar anger as Spain handed veto in Brexit deal

Condition in EU negotiating guidelines presents stumbling block for Theresa May
FT   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 18:20:44

EU dangles Spain veto over Gibraltar in Brexit deal

The territory presents some thorny problems for Theresa May
FT   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 17:56:23

EU's Brexit guidelines open a path to a deal

Text offers an unvarnished view of what UK will lose, but with wriggle room
FT   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 17:12:28

Brexit & Beyond: EU Rules Out Trade Deal Before Divorce, Brexit Wishes Clash with Reality, EU Unity Tested

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 European Union won't agree to any future trade pact with the U.K. until after Britain leaves ...
MoneyBeat   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 16:55:43

Spain given veto over future of Gibraltar after Brexit

The European Union on Friday offered Spain a veto right over the future relationship between Gibraltar and the EU after Britain leaves the bloc, a move that could smooth Brexit talks but also dash Gibraltar's hopes to win a special status. The future of Gibraltar, a rocky British enclave on ...
Reuters / South China Morning Post   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 16:44:46

EU offers Spain veto right over Gibraltar in Brexit talks

The European Union today offered Spain a veto right over the future relationship between Gibraltar and the EU after Britain leaves the bloc, a move that could smooth Brexit talks but also dash Gibraltar's hopes to win a special status. The future of Gibraltar, a rocky British enclave on Spain's ...
Alastair Macdonald and Jesús Aguado for Reuters / Times of Malta   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 16:29:00

Brexit, Syria, No Visas For Ukraine: EU Week Ahead April 3-7

Brexit continues to dominate the European Union's agenda, with attention turning to the European Parliament which will lay out its red lines for the upcoming negotiations. While the EU parliament does not sit at the actual negotiation table with the U.K., it will have a veto at the end of ...
WSJ Brussels   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 16:08:29

Gibraltar outraged that Spain has veto power over its future

MADRID (AP) - Gibraltar expressed outrage Friday at how it said Spain is using the U.K.'s impending departure from the European Union to force renegotiations on the future of Gibraltar, the territory that Spain has been trying to get back from Britain for 300 years.
Associated Press   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 15:20:00

Brexit: MPs angered by EU 'veto' over Gibraltar

British sovereignty is non-negotiable, MPs say, as the EU suggests Spain has a say on future arrangements.
BBC   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 14:26:55

No EU-UK deal will apply to Gibraltar without agreement from Spain

European guidelines to the Brexit negotiations specifically mention the disputed territory and provide backing to Spanish demands for bilateral talks with London
Javier Casqueiro, Lucía Abellán / EL PAÍS   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 14:07:13

EU wants to solve divorce before fall talks on UK's future

BRUSSELS (AP) - The European Union on Friday raised the possibility of starting general talks on Britain's future relationship with the bloc as early as the fall if decisive progress is made on key parts of the divorce proceedings - a move that grants some of the British prime minister's ...
Associated Press   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 13:08:00

Spain has the power to veto any Brexit deal that involves Gibraltar

LONDON - The Spanish government will have the power to block any Brexit deal involving the British overseas territory of Gibraltar. In a major diplomatic victory for Madrid, the EU's draft guidelines for Brexit talks with Britain state that any divorce deal that applies to Gibraltar will require the approval ...
Business Insider   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 11:59:19

On It’s Divorce First, Trade Talks Later, E.U. Tells U.K.

Brussels has long insisted that Britain must reach a deal on its withdrawal before making any agreement on access to the single market.
JAMES KANTER / NY Times   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 11:35:46

Canada, Britain hold 'informal' trade talks ahead of Brexit

Britain warned against any unilateral action, including trade talks, before it formalizes its departure
Mike Blanchfield / Globe and Mail   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 11:26:25

Outrage as Spain and EU accused of using Brexit to take back Gibraltar, as MPs say Britain will 'not be bullied'

Steven Swinford / Telegraph   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 11:25:05

10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA)

Here is what you need to know. The EU publishes its plan for Brexit talks. The EU says discussions will take place in three phases: 1) The settlement of key questions regarding Britain's exit 2) Talks about future trade deals 3) Negotiations for a possible transitional agreement. South Africa's finance ...
Business Insider   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 10:53:00

The EU's draft Brexit guidelines look anything but punitive

Open Europe's Vincenzo Scarpetta gives his initial take on the first draft of the EU's guidelines for the upcoming Brexit negotiations. The post The EU's draft Brexit guidelines look anything but punitive appeared first on Open Europe .
Open Europe   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 10:33:07

EU: Settle Brexit items, then hold fall talks on UK's future

BRUSSELS (AP) - The European Union on Friday raised the possibility of starting general talks on Britain's future relationship with the bloc as early as the fall if decisive progress is made on key parts of the divorce proceedings - a move that grants some of the British prime minister's ...
Associated Press   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 10:19:00

EU unveils draft guidelines for big Brexit talks

The EU has unveiled its plans for negotiating the big Brexit, after the UK formally filed for a divorce.
euronews   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 10:18:25

Nigel Farage Bonds With Donald Trump

British politician NIgelFarage, who campaigned for Brexit and for Donald Trump last year, has become a regular presence in the president's orbit, offering counsel and comparing notes.
WSJ   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 10:10:24

EU Rules Out U.K. Trade Deal Before Brexit Is Finalized

The European Union won't agree to any future trade pact with the U.K. until after Britain leaves the bloc and will look to set tight conditions on a divorce deal, according to a draft of the bloc's negotiating guidelines.
WSJ   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 09:00:41

EU: Ready to open trade talks with UK before Brexit

Reuters reports latest draft guidelines from the European Union (EU), noting that EU is ready to begin trade talks before Brexit. Main Points: Ready
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 08:53:57

EU: Fix key UK Brexit items 1st, then fall talks on future

BRUSSELS (AP) - The European Union on Friday raised the possibility of starting general talks on Britain's future relationship with the bloc as early as the fall if quick progress is made on key parts of the divorce proceedings - a move that grants some of the wishes of British ...
Associated Press   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 08:47:00

In full: The EU's draft guidelines for Brexit negotiations

Telegraph   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 08:46:35

Brexit: EU to talk trade before final divorce

The European Union has set out its draft negotiating position on Brexit -- and it offers the possibility that trade talks could begin before the UK leaves the bloc.
CNN   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 08:24:04

EU offers pre-Brexit trade talks, tough on transition

The European Union is ready to talk to Britain on a future free trade deal before the two sides agree final terms on Brexit, draft EU negotiating guidelines issued show. As part of a "phased approach", Britain would just have to show "sufficient progress" on its divorce settlement in a ...
Times of Malta   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 08:18:00

Brexit made Britain's house prices fall for the first time in two years

LONDON - Britain's house prices are falling month-on-month for the first time since June 2015, according to Nationwide's March House Price Index, as Brexit-induced inflation begins to weaken buyer sentiment. House prices fell by 0.3% in the month, after taking account of seasonal effects, and the annual rate of house ...
Business Insider   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 08:07:24

The EU publishes its official plan for Brexit talks

LONDON - European Council President Donald Tusk has published a letter outlining how the European Union will approach Brexit talks with Britain. In the letter sent to UK government and the other 27 member states, Tusk says discussions over a long-term UK-EU trade deal could begin once "sufficient progress" has ...
Business Insider   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 08:03:04

UK EU Trade Talks Could Take Place Before Final Divorce Terms Agreed

The European Union is ready to talk to Britain on a future free trade deal before the two sides agree final terms on Brexit, draft EU negotiating guidelines issued on Friday show. As part of a "phased approach", Britain would just have to show "sufficient progress" on its divorce settlement ...
OANDA   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 07:54:01

EU stands firm on Brexit plan; no trade deal before the divorce

The European Union is ready to talk to Britain on a future free trade deal before the two sides agree final terms on Brexit, draft EU negotiating guidelines issued on Friday show.
CNBC   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 07:53:00

Sturgeon Demands Second Referendum in Letter

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has written to Prime Minister Theresa May formally demanding that she allow a second referendum to be held on Scottish independence ahead of the United Kingdom's exit from the European Union. The results of the June Brexit referendum called the country's future into question because ...
OANDA   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 07:41:31

EU draws up tough stance on Brexit transition deal

Initial Brussels guidelines prioritise withdrawal terms over future relations
FT   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 07:31:24

JPMorgan is in talks to buy a Dublin office that can hold 1,000 people

LONDON - JPMorgan looks close to choosing Dublin, Republic of Ireland, as its post-Brexit European Union base. The investment bank is in talks to buy a Dublin office building that can hold up to 1,000 people, as first reported by Bloomberg. However, the bank said in a statement to Bloomberg: ...
Business Insider   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 07:14:05

Donald Tusk to set out negotiation guidelines as European leaders reject Theresa May's Brexit timetable

Laura Hughes / Telegraph   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 07:00:52

JP Morgan in talks to buy Dublin building that could hold 1,000 staff

JP Morgan is in talks to buy an office building in Dublin big enough to hold more than 1,000 workers, increasing speculation that it will move jobs from London as a result of Brexit.
Here Is The City   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 06:22:51

Britain needs to put banks and professional services at the heart of Brexit trade talks

LONDON - The services industry - everything from banking, architecture, IT, and management consultancy - is arguably the most important part of Britain's economy because it makes up nearly 80% of GDP. Services are even a bigger growth area than goods. For these two reasons Britain's government should concentrate on ...
Business Insider   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 06:00:00

The Latest: EU official says 2 years not enough for Brexit

BRUSSELS (AP) - The Latest on Brexit (all times local):
Associated Press   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 05:45:00

European Union lays out draft Brexit guidelines

The United Kingdom formally began its exit from the EU on Wednesday.
USA Today   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 05:28:40

The Latest: Tusk says EU rules out parallel talks on Brexit

BRUSSELS (AP) - The Latest on Brexit (all times local):
Associated Press   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 04:20:00

Brexit: EU's Tusk to issue negotiation guidelines

The draft proposals will be sent to the 27 nations that will remain in the EU once the UK has left.
BBC   |   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 01:37:30

Everything you ever wanted to know about Brexit (but didn't have time to read)

There are few issues more challenging for the City of London and the financial services industry than the potential implications of Brexit. Yet there are few things less enticing than the prospect of reading the many dozens of often dense reports written on the subject. New Financial, a think tank ...
Times of Malta   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 22:01:05

London will remain Europe's financial capital despite Brexit

Never mind Lloyd's, City will remain streets ahead of its European competitors even if hundreds of jobs go to Paris or Brussels If Lloyd's of London is serious about banning its brokers from enjoying a pint at lunchtime, which was last month's edict from the top of the Richard Rogers ...
Nils Pratley   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 18:38:10

Gold slips on firmer dollar; political uncertainty supports

Gold prices fell as the dollar strengthened, but uncertainty surrounding the impact of Brexit offered support.
CNBC   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 18:17:00

Could far-right leader Marine Le Pen become France's next president?

Less than a month before the first round of France's presidential election, most opinion polls foresee far-right candidate Le Pen losing to centrist Macron in the run-off. But can polls-which failed to predict Brexit and Trump's election-be trusted?
Caroline CLARKSON / France 24   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 18:07:41

European leaders to formally reject Theresa May's Brexit timetable

Peter Foster / Telegraph   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:53:57

Brexit: UK sets out plans to replace all EU laws

The Great Repeal Bill will return sovereignty to the UK, says Brexit Secretary David Davis.
BBC   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:37:22

Difference between Trump and Le Pen? - Nomura

Analysts at Nomura explained that many investors are approaching the French elections with the memory of the Brexit vote and the surprise victory of D
Ross J Burland / FX Street   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 16:53:26

Europe carves steady path on Trump, Brexit

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Europe's main stock markets steadied Thursday as investors mull the outlook for U.S. President Donald Trump's economic agenda and Britain's Brexit negotiations with the European Union.
The China Post   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 16:20:00

Here's How Brexit Is Going To Affect Your Cadbury Chocolate

The official countdown to Brexit began on Wednesday, leaving two years for Britain to negotiate an exit from the European Union . While that means change for a host of issues, we're here to talk about chocolate. Because of Brexit, Cadbury must raise its prices or shrink the size of ...
HuffingtonPost   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:44:13

UK's Brexit Great Repeal Bill Is Really The Great Adoption Bill

Unless we're legislating against the harm to a third party stemming from consensual adult activity--or of course the more simply criminal harm to a second--then I can't see the point of having the regulation at all. So that's about 95% of the laws for us to get rid of then.
Tim Worstall, Contributor / Forbes   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:15:00

Brexit galvanises Europe's centre-right leaders

Bloc seeks to strengthen co-operation among 27 remaining member states
FT   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:06:45

Lloyd's of London to open Brussels office due to Brexit

Lloyd's of London will open a Brussels office in early 2019 due to Brexit, the insurance market said March 30, one day after the U.K. government triggered the nation's EU divorce.
Hurriyet   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:55:00

Everything you need to know about the Great Repeal Bill White Paper in five minutes

Government publishes "Great Repeal Bill" designed to untangle UK from EU law. However, all EU laws and regulations wil be retained in the immediate aftermath of Brexit. European court case law will also still apply to UK laws. EU law will remain supreme to British law passed before Brexit. Government ...
Business Insider   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:42:45

British PM May faces early setback in Brexit talks

France joins Germany in rejecting idea of of Britian and EU working out a trade deal in parallel with exit talks
PAUL WALDIE / Globe and Mail   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:41:18

JP Morgan in talks to buy Dublin building that could hold 1,000 staff

Possible move by US investment bank with about 19,000 UK workers fuels concerns over exodus from the City following Brexit JP Morgan is in talks to buy an office building in Dublin big enough to hold more than 1,000 workers, increasing speculation that it will move jobs from London as ...
Graham Ruddick / Guardian   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:38:57

Brexit Gold Buying - UK Demand for Gold Bars Surges 39%

Brexit Gold Buying - UK Demand for Gold Bars Surges 39% - UK investors buy gold bars as demand surges 39% in 2016- Brexit Day sees Article 50 triggered and pound weakens- "Brexit nerves" see "Brits hoard gold" reports WSJ- End of 44 year relationship with closest economic partner- May ...
Zero Hedge   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:25:52

Britain Sets Historic Brexit Process in Motion

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WSJ   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:59:29

Brexit Gold Buying - UK Demand for Gold Bars Surges 39 percent

As the UK triggered its formal departure from the European Union yesterday, gold demand from UK investors remained ongoing and robust with increased numbers of British investors diversifying into physical gold in order to hedge the considerable uncertainty and volatility that the coming months and years will bring.
SNB CHF Blog   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:52:41

J.P. Morgan Scours Europe for Best Post-Brexit Home

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WSJ   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:49:55

Morning News: March 30, 2017

Oil Stays Above $49 as U.S. Fuel Demand Blunts Crude Supply Gain Beginning `Brexit' and Bracing For Impact Lloyd's of London Chooses Brussels for Post-Brexit [...]
Eddy Elfenbein   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:09:40

Brexit: UK to publish bill to replace EU laws

The UK government is to set out details Thursday of how it plans to convert thousands of pieces of EU law into domestic law when Britain leaves the European Union.
CNN   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 10:08:28

Article 50 letter: Read it in full

Telegraph Reporters / Telegraph   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:18:56

EU's Dijsselbloem: UK must pay Brexit bill before trade talks begin

Speaking in Dutch parliament today, Eurogroup President Dijsselbloem noted that the UK must pay Brexit bill before trade talks begin, re-igniting 'Har
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:10:00

Bad Brexit Deal Better Than No Deal? Mathematical Idiocy!

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk.com, At the top of the list of absurd Brexit advice is the notion that a bad deal is better than no deal. But that's what Andrew Duff at the European Policy Center says. Drop the Clichés The British side should stop pretending that 'no ...
Zero Hedge   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:00:00

Let reason rule the day

Negotiators on both sides of the Brexit table need to exercise restraint and be willing to search for mutually acceptable compromises.
Hugh Cortazzi / Japan Times   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:52:08

For Britain, the real work on Brexit starts now

There are economic signs Brexit will be less disastrous than some anticipated, but the ongoing sense of uncertainty about the future does real harm.
Peter Apps / Japan Times   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:51:57

Brexit's Great Repeal Bill

Seeking Alpha / Seeking Alpha   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:41:35

GBP/USD - What Next After Article 50?

The pound has been very sensitive to all things Brexit over the last nine months since the EU referendum but how did it trade on the day UK Prime Minister Theresa May officially triggered article 50? With the process now underway, what are the next steps? Will negotiations begin immediately ...
OANDA   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:23:17

Theresa May's Great Repeal Bill is the biggest political power grab of modern times

The British government has promised a "Great Repeal Bill" to transfer EU law to the UK. Thousands of pieces of legislation will need to be moved, amended or scrapped before Britain leaves the EU. Government to be handed powers to remove EU laws at the swipe of a pen. House ...
Business Insider   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:16:22

Brexit minister to lay out plan to repeal EU laws

Davis plays down task despite breadth of regulations needing new legislation
FT   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:02:42

Lloyd's of London plans to open Brussels office by start of 2019

Lloyd's of London aims to have a new Brussels office up and running by the start of 2019, providing a subsidiary within the EU so that its insurance underwriting business carries on "without interruption" after Brexit.
Here Is The City   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:47:44

UK ministers to use Great Repeal Bill powers to make 1,000 'corrections' to EU laws post-Brexit

Government publishes White Paper on the Great Repeal Bill. Bill will allow ministers to make sweeping changes to EU laws. An estimated 1,000 changes could be made to laws without approval of MPs. Davis insists laws need to be "put right." LONDON - The government is to make an estimated ...
Business Insider   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:34:51

Seems Sensible - Lloyd's Of London To Open Brussels Office Post-Brexit

That is, changing the legal form of an office they already have and staff is all they need to do. Brexit just isn't that much of a threat to The City after all.
Tim Worstall, Contributor / Forbes   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:33:00

Pound and FTSE 100 steady as Lloyd's of London confirms Brussels move - business live

All the day's economic and financial news, as Lloyd's of London outlines plans for a new European foothold ready for the UK's departure from the EU. 8.31am BST That didn't take long. "It is now crucial that the UK government and the European Union proceed to negotiate an agreement that ...
Graeme Wearden / Guardian   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:31:45

Britain Does Not Expect £50 Billion Brexit Bill

Brexit minister David Davis said he did not expect Britain to have to pay 50 billion pounds ($62 billion) to the European Union as part of the Brexit process and said the era of huge sums being paid to Brussels was coming to an end. British media reports have suggested ...
OANDA   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:24:20

May Criticized For Attempts to Tie Trade to Security

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May got a first taste of the high-wire act involved in European Union negotiations after her opening offer for a Brexit deal ran into immediate opposition from EU leaders who challenged her attempt to tie a free-trade deal to security cooperation. In an early sign that ...
OANDA   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:16:26

Lloyd's of London plans to open Brussels office by start of 2019

World's biggest insurance market expected to shift 100 out of 600 jobs from UK to retain presence in EU post-Brexit Lloyd's of London aims to have a new Brussels office up and running by the start of 2019, providing a subsidiary within the EU so that its insurance underwriting business ...
Julia Kollewe / Guardian   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:04:46

Brexit begins as Theresa May triggers Article 50

Prime minister sets out Britain's negotiating stance in statement to MPs
FT   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:54:02

UK's Davis: Must renegotiate security in Brexit talks - ITV

In an interview with ITV on Thursday, Brexit minister David Davis noted that the UK government must renegotiate security in Brexit talks. Key Points:
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:37:42

Amid Brexit, Lloyd's of London sets up office in Brussels

LONDON (AP) - Lloyd's of London is setting up a subsidiary in Brussels so that it can continue to write insurance in Europe once Britain leaves the European Union.
Associated Press   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 05:02:00

Live: Trump looks to resuscitate health-care plan; warns Obamacare is about to explode

Our live blog is tracking reaction as President Donald Trump looks to resuscitate his health-care plan, claiming Obamacare is about to explode.
CNBC   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 04:38:00

GBP/USD holds above 50-DMA, Hard Brexit ahead?

GBP/USD trades steady above the 50-DMA level of 1.2426 as investors await more info about the two-year long Brexit negotiation process. Low odds of H
Omkar Godbole / FX Street   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 02:14:39

Markets rise amid optimism, UK triggers Brexit

Markets rose on Wednesday. The S&P 500 rose 0.1 percent, the STOXX Europe 600 rose 0.3 percent and the Nikkei 225 rose less than 0.1 percent. Oil rose. West Texas Intermediate crude rose 2.4 percent while Brent rose 2.1 percent. Analysts are optimistic on stocks. Randy Frederick, vice president of ...
Skeptical Speculator   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:48:00

Gold steady amid Brexit, doubts over Trump policy and French election

Gold prices held steady, supported by uncertainties on the impact of Britain's departure from the European Union.
CNBC   |   Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:34:00