Brexit News Archive: 13 Apr 2017

Global economic upturn has ridden out geo-political shocks - NAB

Analysts at NAB explain that the global economic upturn has ridden out geo-political shocks coming from Brexit and the risk of US policy U-turns in th
Sandeep Kanihama / FX Street   |   Thu, 13 Apr 2017 05:28:05

The power brokers behind Brexit: Martin Selmayr and Nick Timothy

These ferocious political operators will shape negotiations from behind the scenes
FT   |   Thu, 13 Apr 2017 04:03:52

Brexit & Beyond: Banks Could Need a Year For Post-Brexit EU License, Scotland's Independence Views, EU Threatens Hungary

Please note: Brexit & Beyond will not be published on April 14 and April 17. MUST READS London's Canary Wharf financial district could see some of its residents moving their headquarters to the EU after Brexit. PHOTO: Reuters Banks Moving to EU Post-Brexit Could Need a Year to Get License, ...
MoneyBeat   |   Wed, 12 Apr 2017 18:30:25

New European's Plan to "Stir Up Controversy" With Front Page Sneering at Skegness

Remain newspaper The New European has accidentally released an internal marketing note detailing its plan to "stir up controversy" and inflame community tensions across Britain's Brexit heartlands. Guido today unveils the newspaper's shocking front cover image which will lampoon residents of the Lincolnshire town of Skegness. The staggering picture - ...
Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Wed, 12 Apr 2017 13:58:30

Brexit referendum website might have been hacked, say UK lawmakers

A website which allowed Britons to register to vote in last year's European Union referendum might have been targeted by foreign hackers causing it to crash before the deadline, a committee of British lawmakers said on April 12.
Hurriyet   |   Wed, 12 Apr 2017 13:40:00

Brexit voter website 'may have been hacked'

Foreign hacking could have occurred during last year's Brexit referendum but didn't make any difference to the outcome, according to a report published Wednesday by a UK parliamentary committee.
CNN   |   Wed, 12 Apr 2017 11:29:07

UK voter site may have been attacked pre-Brexit, says committee

Commons committee says it "does not rule out the possibility'' that a foreign cyberattack may have caused website to go down two weeks before the vote The post UK voter site may have been attacked pre-Brexit, says committee appeared first on Macleans.ca .
The Associated Press / Macleans   |   Wed, 12 Apr 2017 11:07:28

Recruiter PageGroup reports record quarter as UK profit improves despite Brexit concerns

UK recruiter PageGroup plc (LON:PAGE) achieved record quarterly profit in the first three months of 2017 but warned of risks arising from Brexit, European elections and Brazil's ongoing macro-economic challenges. Shares jumped 7.05% to 475.0p in morning trading. Gross profit in the first quarter rose 9.1% to £170.3mln as growth ...
Proactive Investors   |   Wed, 12 Apr 2017 08:20:00

British MPs are 'deeply concerned' that the Brexit referendum may have been compromised by a foreign power

LONDON - The EU referendum may have been compromised by a foreign cyber attack, a new report by MPs has claimed. A parliamentary committee warned on Wednesday that the official government website for registering to vote in the referendum may have been taken down by a hostile foreign power. The ...
Business Insider   |   Wed, 12 Apr 2017 07:53:04

Brexit referendum website might have been hacked: UK lawmakers

LONDON (Reuters) - A website which allowed Britons to register to vote in last year's European Union referendum might have been targeted by foreign hackers causing it to crash before the deadline, a committee of British lawmakers said on Wednesday.
Embargo Zone   |   Wed, 12 Apr 2017 07:20:43

UK recruiter PageGroup reports record quarter but warns on Brexit concerns

UK recruiter PageGroup plc (LON:PAGE) achieved record quarterly profit in the first three months of 2017 but warned of risks arising from Brexit, European elections and Brazil's ongoing macro-economic challenges. Gross profit in the first quarter rose 9.1% to £170.3mln as growth in France and Germany offset declines, Brazil, Singapore ...
Proactive Investors   |   Wed, 12 Apr 2017 06:31:00

U.K: Brexit voter site may have been attacked

The report mentions Russia and China as possibly being involved but says it has no proof of foreign intervention targeting the site.
USA Today   |   Wed, 12 Apr 2017 06:13:42

Eurekahedge: Hedge Fund Index Gains 2.29% In Q1/2017

Hedge funds largely weathered a number of headwinds in March, including a Fed interest rate hike, Trump's stumble with U.S. healthcare and the official start of the Brexit process, according to early data from Eurekahedge. read more
FINalternatives   |   Wed, 12 Apr 2017 02:12:17