Brexit News Archive: 01 Jul 2017

BoE: threat of a rate hike reduced - ING

James Knightley, Senior Economist at ING noted that the second round of Brexit negotiations is underway this week with discussions focusing on the UK'
Ross J Burland / FX Street   |   Wed, 19 Jul 2017 17:30:19

Morgan Stanley Picks Frankfurt for Its New EU Trading Hub

Morgan Stanley Picks Frankfurt for Its New EU Trading Hub #Brexit â Yves Hilpisch (@dyjh) July 19, 2017
MoneyScience   |   Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:38:40

UK Brexit bill talks hit impasse

Adding 'UK correction' from 1984 as factor in settlement adds to tensions
FT   |   Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:37:34

Morgan Stanley picks Frankfurt as post-Brexit hub

Move by US investment firm could put 200 City jobs at risk US investment bank Morgan Stanley is understood to have chosen Frankfurt as the site of its post-Brexit EU hub in a move that could put 200 City jobs under threat. The bank will be applying for a licence ...
Simon Goodley / Guardian   |   Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:11:56

Surge in Irish passport applications by UK citizens

The jump in demand appears to have been spurred by Brexit
FT   |   Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:10:42

Brexit has caused a surge in applications for Irish passports, with more than half a million already this year

Over half a million people have already applied for new Irish passports this year, according to new figures released by the Irish foreign ministry. More than 500,000 Irish passports were issued between January and June, with about 100,000 going to residents of Britain and Northern Ireland. That compares to an ...
Business Insider   |   Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:30:00

WSJ City PM: Frankfurt Takes Early Brexit Lead, Investors Grow More Bearish, Morgan Stanley Traders Outperform

Good afternoon from the WSJ City desks in London. WSJ City is the app that delivers fast, smart news on mobile for London. Download for iPhone or Android. Here's essential reading on today's developments. MUST READS FROM WSJ CITY Germany's financial hub is taking an early lead in attracting banking ...
MoneyBeat   |   Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:21:50

State pension age to rise to 68 from 2037, seven years early, David Gauke tells MPs - Politics live

Rolling coverage of the day's political developments as they happen, including Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn at the last PMQs before the summer recess PMQs - Snap verdict PMQs - Verdict from the Twitter commentariat 2.29pm BST Here are some more details from David Gauke's statement, and from the documents ...
Andrew Sparrow / Guardian   |   Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:29:01

GBP/EUR: Political developments will be important - Lloyds Bank

The progression of Brexit negotiations, UK political developments, and European elections (in Germany and Italy) will be important considerations for
Sandeep Kanihama / FX Street   |   Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:05:18

UPDATE 2-Northern Trust to set up EU bank in Luxembourg ahead of Brexit

LONDON, July 19- Asset management company Northern Trust will set up a European Union banking base in Luxembourg following Britain's decision last year to leave the bloc, the body promoting the Grand Duchy as a financial centre said on Wednesday. "Continental Europe is a strategic area of focus for Northern ...
CNBC   |   Wed, 19 Jul 2017 10:14:00

UPDATE 1-Northern Trust to set up EU bank in Luxembourg ahead of Brexit

LONDON, July 19- Asset management company Northern Trust will set up a European Union banking base in Luxembourg following Britain's decision last year to leave the bloc, the body promoting the Grand Duchy as a financial centre said on Wednesday. "Continental Europe is a strategic area of focus for Northern ...
CNBC   |   Wed, 19 Jul 2017 09:21:00

Northern Trust to set up EU bank in Luxembourg ahead of Brexit

LONDON, July 19- Asset management company Northern Trust will set up a European Union banking base in Luxembourg following Britain's decision to leave the bloc, the body promoting the Grand Duchy as a financial centre said on Wednesday. "Continental Europe is a strategic area of focus for Northern Trust and ...
CNBC   |   Wed, 19 Jul 2017 08:10:00

Consumer confidence is lowest since Brexit vote aftermath, survey finds

People's view of their own financial situation and general economic outlook have got worse, says market research firm Worries about the economic outlook and a squeeze on household budgets dented consumer confidence this month, according to a closely watched survey. The monthly barometer of consumer mood from the market research ...
Katie Allen / Guardian   |   Fri, 30 Jun 2017 05:30:11

UK consumer confidence drops to lowest level since Brexit vote - BBG

Bloomberg offers fresh insights on the latest UK GfK consumer confidence data release, which fell to -10 in June from -5 in May. The main reasons beh
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street   |   Fri, 30 Jun 2017 03:07:14

Brexit & Beyond: Pound Whipsaws On Poll Uncertainty, Portugal Stars, Inflation and Unemployment Fall in Eurozone

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 U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May campaigns in the Scottish village of Crathes ahead of the June 8 ...
MoneyBeat   |   Wed, 31 May 2017 18:18:24

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