Brexit News Archive: 24 Apr 2017

General Election 2017: Labour to rip up Tory Brexit plan

Labour would scrap Theresa May's plans and unilaterally guarantee the rights of EU residents.
BBC   |   Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:02:05

Brexit & Beyond: Macron To Face Le Pen in Runoff, Euro Hits Five-Month High, May's Election Gamble

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 Emmanuel Macron, France's independent presidential candidate, at an En Marche party in Paris. Photographer: Christophe Morin/Bloomberg Photographer: ...
MoneyBeat   |   Mon, 24 Apr 2017 18:38:37

A Criminal Investigation is the Real Reason Theresa May Called the General Election

The election isn't meant to solidify Brexit-it's meant to keep Theresa May in power.
NY Observer   |   Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:00:13

French vote results fuel market relief rally

Unlike Brexit shock, 1st round of French election goes way Wall Street hoped for
USA TODAY / USA Today   |   Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:33:35

General election 2017: Where Britain's parties stand on Brexit

The issue of Brexit looms large over the general election - here's where the parties stand.
BBC   |   Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:15:12

The triumph of polling in France's first-round election

BACKERS of Marine Le Pen were shy, supporters for Emmanuel Macron voters were soft, and timid pollsters were herding. And who trusts polls anymore anyway, following the surprise victories of Brexit and Donald Trump?
Graphic Detail   |   Sun, 23 Apr 2017 22:41:05

Hard decisions will be ducked in this Brexit election

My regular column is available to subscribers on This is an excerpt. It is hard to think it was only two years ago. Then, in the run-up to the 2015 election, it was important to dig into the...
David Smith   |   Sun, 23 Apr 2017 08:34:06

A hasty election before Britain sees the hard truth of Brexit

Of all the reasons for Theresa May to go for an immediate vote, the clearest is that the future prospects for Britain are darkening all the time My friend Paul Whitehouse told me the news in my local cafe. At first I thought he was practising a sketch for a ...
William Keegan / Guardian   |   Sun, 23 Apr 2017 05:59:05