Brexit News Archive: 22 Jun 2017

Prime Minister May offer: EU citizens can stay in UK

In a Brexit divorce deal offering, British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday said European Union citizens would be allowed to stay in the United Kingdom after the country leaves the EU.
CNN   |   Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:37:42

May to allow EU citizens to stay in UK post-Brexit

Proposal made at Brussels summit includes scrapping 85-page residence application
FT   |   Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:12:07

Theresa May outlines plans on status of EU nationals living in UK post-Brexit

No EU national currently living lawfully in the UK will be made to leave on the day of Brexit under proposals outlined by Theresa May to her European Union counterparts. The Prime Minister told a European Council summit in Brussels that she wanted to offer to the estimated three million ...
PA / Times of Malta   |   Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:06:00

Brexit deal: 3 million EU citizens allowed to stay in UK permanently - and will get same rights as Britons

Steven Swinford / Telegraph   |   Thu, 22 Jun 2017 19:38:24

A year on from Brexit, the UK is more divided than ever

Of all the oddities surrounding Theresa May's decision to call a snap election, perhaps the oddest was her assertion that "the country is coming together but Westminster is not". The evidence seemed to show exactly the reverse. The result of the election - a hung parliament with no single party ...
Sean Lang, Senior Lecturer in History, Anglia Ruskin University / The Conversation   |   Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:03:14

Nomura and Daiwa choose Frankfurt as post-Brexit EU base

Japanese banks' decisions boost German city's goal to be Europe's main financial city
FT   |   Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:00:43

GBP/USD further gains needs to surpass 1.2815 - Scotiabank

FX Strategists at Scotiabank stay neutral/bearish on Cable in the near term. Key Quotes "A year on from the Brexit referendum, GBP prospects are lit
Pablo Piovano / FX Street   |   Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:52:16

GBP/USD stuck near 1.2660, May's Brexit plan eyed

The GBP/USD pair is seen consolidating the drop from near 1.2690 levels, although remains within the overnight trading range, as resurgent USD supply
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street   |   Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:36:32

Theresa May to brief EU summit on citizens' rights post-Brexit

UK prime minister looks to reassure EU leaders after disappointing election result
FT   |   Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:24:07

GBP/USD better bid near 1.2680, awaits political/Brexit clarity

The GBP buyers were offered the much-needed relief by BOE Chief Economist Andy Haldane's hawkish speech, which drove the GBP/USD pair sharply higher f
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street   |   Thu, 22 Jun 2017 05:37:06

Theresa May to assure EU leaders on expat citizens in the UK

Days after the opening of formal Brexit talks, Theresa May is set to make a bid to break the logjam over the status of expat citizens following UK withdrawal from the EU. The Prime Minister will use a European Council summit in Brussels today to brief counterparts on her plans ...
Times of Malta   |   Thu, 22 Jun 2017 05:29:00

Theresa May to present Brexit plans to EU leaders

The PM is heading to Brussels the day after Brexit dominates her Queen's Speech programme.
BBC   |   Thu, 22 Jun 2017 01:15:53

Theresa May to outline post-Brexit Citizens' right plan today - Bloomberg

UK Prime Minister Theresa May will speak to fellow leaders for the first time since elections, says a Bloomberg report. At a dinner in Brussels today
Omkar Godbole / FX Street   |   Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:46:40

Britain's May promises to listen to businesses' concerns on Brexit as queen presents government program

British Prime Minister Theresa May promised on June 21 to listen more to businesses' concerns about Brexit as Queen Elizabeth formally opened parliament by announcing the government's program for the next two years.
Hurriyet   |   Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:18:00

Queen's Speech - Brexit Is The Only Important Thing On The Agenda So That's What's In May's Speech

The Queen's Speech is either uncontroversial or about Brexit this year, as the loss of the Tory majority means that difficult changes won't get passed and we simply must, must, work on Brexit as that's already happening.
Tim Worstall, Contributor / Forbes   |   Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:20:00

UPDATE 1-Bank of England's Haldane says expects to vote for rate hike this year

He cites global economy, UK resilience to Brexit vote. LONDON, June 21- The Bank of England's chief economist, Andy Haldane, said he would likely vote for a rate hike later this year, striking a more hawkish tone than BoE Governor Mark Carney and adding to signs of a split at ...
CNBC   |   Wed, 21 Jun 2017 12:03:00

Queen Lays Out U.K.'s Brexit, Counterterrorism Plans in Low-Key Speech

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II laid out the Conservative government's legislative agenda, in a speech that confirmed Britain's negotiating aim in Brexit talks and set out the government's intention to come up with a new counterterrorism strategy.
WSJ   |   Wed, 21 Jun 2017 11:23:21

Britain's May promises to listen on Brexit as queen presents diluted government agenda

Prime Minister Theresa May, leading a "zombie" government after a disastrous election, on Wednesday unveiled a diluted programme of action that included the mammoth legislation needed to take Britain out of the EU. The state opening of parliament by Queen Elizabeth II came after a string of tragedies which have ...
Agence France-Presse / South China Morning Post   |   Wed, 21 Jun 2017 11:23:17

Is the Queen trying to tell us something about Brexit with her hat?

Helena Horton / Telegraph   |   Wed, 21 Jun 2017 11:01:22

Queen's Speech sets out Brexit programme

Theresa May faces ambushes as she tries to push legislation through hung parliament
FT   |   Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:51:28

Brexit takes centre stage in Queen's Speech

Bills on departure from EU dominate, with telling absences after Tories' election blow
FT   |   Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:31:36

Brexit not EU death knell but wake-up call-Gentiloni (2)

Rome, June 21 - Premier Paolo Gentiloni said Wednesday that Brexit was not the beginning of the end for the European Union and may end up making the bloc stronger as he reported to the Senate before this week's EU summit. "One could say that, more than a death knell ...
Gazzetta Del Sud   |   Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:37:00

Queen's Speech: Brexit, and far less pageantry

This year, the so-called Queen's Speech will be delivered with far less pomp.
USA TODAY / USA Today   |   Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:21:53

Brexit not EU death knell but wake-up call-Gentiloni

Rome, June 21 - Premier Paolo Gentiloni said Wednesday that Brexit was not the beginning of the end for the European Union and may end up making the bloc stronger as he reported to the Senate before this week's EU summit. "One could say that, more than a death knell ...
Gazzetta Del Sud   |   Wed, 21 Jun 2017 08:57:00

Queen's Speech to be focused on Brexit

Queen Elizabeth will conduct later today the State Opening of Parliament, and it will comprise the government plans for the next two years instead of
Pablo Piovano / FX Street   |   Wed, 21 Jun 2017 08:49:47