Brexit News Archive: 01 Jun 2017

Brexit talks: Davis 'determined optimist' after day one

UK Brexit Secretary David Davis and EU Chief Negotiator Michel Barnier in Brussels give their thoughts.
BBC   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 19:02:39

Britain and Europe lock horns over 'Brexit bill' on day one of talks

Peter Foster / Telegraph   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 18:51:04

EU and UK seek new 'partnership,' as Brexit talks begin

The big Brexit talks have kicked off in Brussels, with both sides sitting down for their first official discussions over the UK leaving the EU.
euronews   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 18:07:05

EU negotiator warns UK not to expect concessions in Brexit talks

FT   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 17:34:06

EU's Barnier: Long way to go in Brexit talks but off to a promising start

EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier is crossing the wires, saying there is a long way to go in Brexit talks but off to a promising start....
Felipe Erazo / FX Street   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 16:54:32

As UK Starts Brexit Talks - The Great Gaping Flaw In The EU's Negotiating Position

If it is true that the four freedoms of movement are each individually beneficial to all then it should be possible to pick and choose. But the EU says Brexit means not being able to do so, which is the logical flaw in their negotiating stance.
Tim Worstall, Contributor / Forbes   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 14:58:00

Britain, EU start historic Brexit talks

Britain and the European Union began their first formal Brexit negotiations on June 19, under pressure to seal a deal amid disarray in London over whether to go for a hard or soft divorce.
Hurriyet   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 14:13:00

Brexit critic Tenreyro joins UK Monetary Policy Committee

Economist appointed new external member of interest rate setting team at Bank of England
FT   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:05:22

UK and EU begin formal Brexit negotiations

First round of talks expected to cover areas such as dates and agenda for next meeting
FT   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 11:29:05

UK: Focus on Brexit negotiations this week - BBH

Analysts at BBH explain that the UK's Brexit negotiations begin on Monday and come at an awkward time for UK politics as it is not clear that a majori
Sandeep Kanihama / FX Street   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 11:08:23

Britain begins Brexit negotiations with EU

Chief negotiators for the two sides meet in Brussels today to begin two-year discussion process The post Britain begins Brexit negotiations with EU appeared first on Macleans.ca .
The Associated Press / Macleans   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 11:02:35

EU's Barnier Hopes to Remove Brexit Uncertainties as Talks Begin

The U.K. and the EU started talks on Britain's exit from the bloc, almost a year after the U.K. voted to leave, with EU chief negotiator saying he hoped the two sides can start removing the uncertainties created by that decision.
WSJ   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:56:46

Davis promises 'special partnership' as EU exit talks begin

Early negotiations to focus on 'Brexit uncertainties', says Barnier
FT   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:21:55

EUR/USD parked around 1.1200, Brexit eyed

Nothing happening around the single currency at the beginning of the week, with EUR/USD gravitating around the 1.1200 area ahead of the NA open. EUR/
Pablo Piovano / FX Street   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:07:50

Global market positive ahead of Brexit talks

Seeking Alpha   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:00:33

Brexit talks begin with U.K. in disarray

David Davis is leading a British delegation to Brussels to start talks on divorce from the European Union.
CNN   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 09:52:33

Britain seeks 'special' EU ties as Brexit talks begin

Negotiators meet a year after Brexit referendum shock
Alastair Macdonald and Elizabeth Piper / Globe and Mail   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 09:35:06

Brexit talks start

Brussels, June 19 - Brexit talks between EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier and British Brexit Secretary David Davis began Monday. "Today we kick off negotiations for an orderly withdrawal of Britain from the EU," said Barnier. "We must face the uncertainties caused by Brexit, for citizens, for the
Gazzetta Del Sud   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 09:18:00

The wait is finally over: UK kicks off formal Brexit talks with European Union

After almost a year of waffling, Britain on Monday finally opens negotiations with its European Union counterparts about leaving the bloc, with the final outcome, due in 2019, as important as it now seems unpredictable. While the EU negotiating team led by Michel Barnier has been ready for months, Britain ...
Associated Press / South China Morning Post   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 09:17:52

PRECIOUS-Gold hits 4-week low on firm dollar, Brexit talks lend support

*falling car sales in China, U.S. to undermine palladium. LONDON, June 19- Gold hit four-week lows on Monday as the dollar held firm and the market waited for comments from a top Federal Reserve official on U.S. monetary policy, but prices were supported by the start of talks on the ...
CNBC   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 09:14:00

Davis and Barnier hope for 'positive' discussions as Brexit talks kick off

FT   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 09:12:35

Germany hints at soft Brexit compromise amid fears Theresa May could be ousted during talks

Jack Maidment / Telegraph   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 09:12:33

A look at what is ahead now that Brexit talks have started

BRUSSELS (AP) - The talks on Britain's exit from the European Union finally started Monday when EU negotiator Michel Barnier said "Welcome David" to his counterpart, David Davis, and led him toward a huge oval table at the European Commission headquarters.
Associated Press   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 08:59:00

Time For The Happy Dance - Brexit Talks Start Today, Britain On The Way To Leaving The EU

Well, yes, using Peanuts to explain Brexit might not be the most obvious thing to do but employing Les Americains will annoy all the right Europeans so that's fine.
Tim Worstall, Contributor / Forbes   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 08:31:00

GBP/USD jumps to fresh session tops near 1.28 handle, Brexit talks in focus

Having posted a session low near 1.2760 region, the GBP/USD pair gained some traction and spiked to fresh session tops during early European session.
Haresh Menghani / FX Street   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 08:20:15

Britain and EU launch Brexit talks in Brussels

Brexit Secretary David Davis starts negotiations in Brussels today that will set the terms on which Britain leaves the European Union and determine its relationship with the continent for generations to come. Almost a year to the day since Britons shocked themselves and their neighbours by voting on June 23 ...
Alastair Macdonald and Elizabeth Piper for Reuters / Times of Malta   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 07:42:00

Pound holds above lows as Brexit talks begin

FT   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 07:35:40

Agenda of 1st meeting between the EU and the UK on Brexit negotiations

The agenda of 1st meeting between the European Commission's Chief Negotiator, and David Davis, UK Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, a
Haresh Menghani / FX Street   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 06:59:59

UK: Brexit negotiations to be launched formally today - TDS

There is no data today from the UK, but Brexit Secretary Davis and the EU's Brexit negotiator Barnier are formally set to launch Brexit negotiations t
Sandeep Kanihama / FX Street   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 06:58:50

So it begins: Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU

BRUSSELS (AP) - A year after its historic vote, Britain on Monday finally opened negotiations with the other 27 European Union nations about leaving the bloc, with the final outcome, due in 2019, as globally important as it now seems unpredictable.
Associated Press   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 06:38:00

EUR/USD flat around 1.1200, focus on Brexit talks

The single currency has faded the earlier spike to 1.1200 and beyond vs. the greenback and is now taking EUR/USD to the vicinity of 1.1190 ahead of th
Pablo Piovano / FX Street   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 05:51:54

The Latest: UK official looking for 'positive' Brexit talks

BRUSSELS (AP) - The Latest on Brexit negotiations (all times local):
Associated Press   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 05:18:00

Fast Europe Open: Brexit talks start in Brussels

FT   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 05:02:41

Live: Van strikes worshipers outside mosque in London; 1 dead, 10 injured

Our live blog is tracking reactions as one person is killed and 10 are injured after a van rams into crowds outside a mosque in London. Prime Minister Theresa May says the attack is being treated as potential terrorism.
CNBC   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 04:46:00

Embattled at Home, Theresa May Faces Tricky Brexit Talks

Pressphoto AgencyEuropean Pressphoto AgencyEuropean Pressphoto AgencyEuropean Pressphoto AgencyEuropean Pressphoto AgencyEuropean Pressphoto AgencyEuropean Pressphoto AgencyEuropean Pressphoto AgencyEuropean Pressphoto AgencyEuropean Pressphoto AgencyEuropean Pressphoto AgencyEuropean Pressphoto AgencyEuropean Pressphoto AgencyEuropean Pressphoto AgencyEuropean Pressphoto AgencyEmbattled at Home, Theresa May Now Faces Tricky Brexit Talks A day before negotiations between the U.K. and the European Union ...
WSJ   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 04:43:06

Finally, Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU

BRUSSELS (AP) - After almost a year of waffling, Britain finally opens negotiations with its European Union counterparts on Monday about leaving the bloc.
Associated Press   |   Mon, 19 Jun 2017 03:11:00

General election 2017: Lib Dem leader pushed on Brexit

The BBC's Andrew Neil pushes Lib Dem leader Tim Farron on whether he would campaign to stay in the EU.
BBC   |   Thu, 1 Jun 2017 17:34:11

Theresa May: Help me fulfil promise of Brexit

Theresa May sets out vision for "Britain beyond Brexit" with a week to go before the election.
BBC   |   Thu, 1 Jun 2017 14:46:24

Brexit campaigner Farage is reportedly a 'person of interest' in FBI probe

Nigel Farage has been named as a "person of interest" in the U.S. investigation, according to the U.K.'s The Guardian newspaper, citing sources.
CNBC   |   Thu, 1 Jun 2017 11:56:00

General election 2017: Where each party stands on Brexit

Amita Joshi / Telegraph   |   Thu, 1 Jun 2017 11:28:17

How will Brexit affect the 2017 General Election?

Patrick Scott / Telegraph   |   Thu, 1 Jun 2017 08:37:37

If Theresa May loses the General Election in June, is Brexit over?

Alan Renwick / Telegraph   |   Thu, 1 Jun 2017 08:36:29

UK's Theresa May could lose control of parliament as Brexit heats up: Poll

Theresa May could lose control of parliament in Britain's June 8 election, according to a projection by YouGov.
CNBC   |   Wed, 31 May 2017 22:57:00

Dirty donors back Theresa May in snap elections to secure a Dirty Brexit

Who is paying for the Tory election campaign? By M W - Addison Lee. Donors with clear vested interests in a Dirty Brexit have gifted Theresa May's Conservatives at least £3.4 million in the early weeks of the election campaign, according to an analysis of the latest Electoral Commission figures ...
Open Democracy   |   Wed, 31 May 2017 17:50:20

British PM May could lose majority in June 8 election - projection

Prime Minister Theresa May could lose control of parliament in Britain's June 8 election, according to a projection by polling company YouGov, raising the prospect of political deadlock just as formal Brexit talks begin. In stark contrast to opinion polls that have until the past week shown May on course ...
Reuters / Times of Malta   |   Wed, 31 May 2017 15:49:00

British PM May could lose majority in June 8 election: Pollster

Prime Minister Theresa May could lose control of parliament in Britain's June 8 election, according to a projection by polling company YouGov, raising the prospect of political deadlock just as formal Brexit talks begin
Hurriyet   |   Wed, 31 May 2017 15:17:00

For Sterling, the U.K. Election Is Just the Start of the Story

Caution on the pound could be warranted, as minds focus on the Brexit negotiations after the U.K. vote.
Heard on the Street   |   Wed, 31 May 2017 13:03:57

EU regulator warns London bankers on 'letterbox' relocation

Licensing guide issued ahead of expected influx of companies as Brexit draws nearer
FT   |   Wed, 31 May 2017 11:42:42

Theresa May claims Labour wants 'uncontrolled migration' post-Brexit after leak of party's immigration plan

Jack Maidment / Telegraph   |   Wed, 31 May 2017 09:43:09

£12 Billion Allied Irish Banks to Float in London

Britain's Brexit IPO boom continues with the news that the Irish government will float state-owned Allied Irish Banks (AIB) in London and in Dublin. City AM reports the bank could be valued at as much as €12bn, making it London's biggest flotation since the 2011 Glencore IPO, and one of ...
Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Wed, 31 May 2017 09:33:28

U.K's PM May Could Lose Majority in June 8 Election

Prime Minister Theresa May could lose control of parliament in Britain's June 8 election, according to a projection by polling company YouGov, raising the prospect of political deadlock just as formal Brexit talks begin. In stark contrast to opinion polls that have until the past week shown May on course ...
OANDA   |   Wed, 31 May 2017 08:58:36