Brexit News Archive: 16 Jun 2017

Brexit negotiations between EU and UK officially start on Monday

Article 50 negotiations between the European Union and the United Kingdom will launch on Monday, June 19. According to the official statement released
Eren Sengezer / FX Street   |   Fri, 16 Jun 2017 20:41:36

Does the UK election mark the end for Theresa May?

We speak to former Conservative minister and Brexit supporter Norman Lamont, and ex-Colombia vice president talks FARC.
Al Jazeera   |   Fri, 16 Jun 2017 19:25:04

UK: Economy, jobs main focus in Brexit

Britain's finance minister said on June 16 that protecting jobs and the economy should be the main focus in upcoming discussions over the country's exit from the European Union.
Hurriyet   |   Fri, 16 Jun 2017 14:22:00

UK to agree Brexit divorce bill before trade talks - EU sources

The UK agrees to the EU's timetable before Brexit talks start on Monday, EU sources tell the BBC.
BBC   |   Fri, 16 Jun 2017 12:57:59

Brexit talks start Monday. UK has no plan

CNN   |   Fri, 16 Jun 2017 12:03:05

Brexit negotiations to start at 10 GMT on Monday in Brussels - BBG

Bloomberg reporting latest headlines on the Brexit deal, citing that Brexit negotiations will start at 11:00 CET (10am GMT) on Monday in Brussels.
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street   |   Fri, 16 Jun 2017 10:37:38

Germany: All EU 27 nations are ready to start Brexit negotiations

A German government spokesperson is out on the wires now, noting that all EU 27 nations are ready to start Brexit negotiations, while adding that Germ
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street   |   Fri, 16 Jun 2017 10:30:25

Brexit talks: Hammond says jobs and economy the priority

The UK should focus on protecting jobs and the economy in Brexit talks, says Chancellor Philip Hammond.
BBC   |   Fri, 16 Jun 2017 10:26:51

UK's Hammond: UK will take pragmatic approach in Brexit talks

The UK finance minister Hammond came out on the wires last hour, via Reuters, with comments on the Brexit deal. Main points: UK will take pragmatic
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street   |   Fri, 16 Jun 2017 09:01:06

Ex-Luxembourg FinMin: 'No way' UK can get passporting rights after Brexit - CNBC

CNBC reports comments from the former Luxembourg finance minister, Luc Frieden, expressing his take on a potential Brexit deal. Key Headlines: UK wi
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street   |   Fri, 16 Jun 2017 07:48:27

'No way' UK can get passporting rights after Brexit, says former Luxembourg fin min

UK financials will not be able to carry on business as normal post-Brexit, says Luxembourg's former finance minister.
CNBC   |   Fri, 16 Jun 2017 06:48:00

Official talks on Brexit to start Monday

People's Daily   |   Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:34:51

Brexit talks start Monday. The U.K. still lacks a plan

Britain's plans for Brexit are in chaos just days before official negotiations are due to start.
CNN   |   Thu, 15 Jun 2017 16:00:18

Brexit negotiations to start on Monday

The start date had been in doubt amid post-election talks between the Tories and the DUP.
BBC   |   Thu, 15 Jun 2017 15:41:42

UK: Brexit talks to start on Monday - Reuters

Britain's Brexit Minister Davis and EU negotiator Barnier agreed to start Brexit talks on Monday, according to a recent report by Reuters.
Eren Sengezer / FX Street   |   Thu, 15 Jun 2017 15:41:33

Britain-EU Brexit talks to start Monday as planned

LONDON (AP) - The British government says that the talks to leave the European Union will start Monday, as planned.
Associated Press   |   Thu, 15 Jun 2017 11:36:00

Bank of England keeps rates at record low as economy slows

LONDON- The Bank of England has decided to keep its main interest rate at a record low of 0.25 percent as the economy weakens ahead of Britain's departure from the European Union. With growth slowing, inflation eating into households' finances and the Brexit talks due to start within days, the ...
CNBC   |   Thu, 15 Jun 2017 11:02:00

UK retail sales dive as consumers feel Brexit inflation pinch

Rising prices and pay squeeze send consumer spending growth falling to levels last seen in 2013 Retail sales volumes dived by a worse-than-expected 1.2% in May, as rising prices depressed annual consumer spending growth to levels last seen in 2013. Furniture sellers were among the worst hit as consumers diverted ...
Phillip Inman / Guardian   |   Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:59:39

UK retail sales fall sharply as consumers feel the hit of Brexit vote inflation

Data out Thursday showed the latest sign of the growing hit to the economy from rising inflation since the Brexit vote.
CNBC   |   Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:47:00