Brexit News Archive: 14 Jul 2017

Britain concedes on EU exit bill

First explicit acknowledgment of liabilities likely to avert Brexit talks clash
FT   |   Fri, 14 Jul 2017 15:49:43

Easyjet applies for operator's certificate in Austria in post-Brexit plan

EasyJet has applied for a new air operator's certificate (AOC) in Austria to allow it to continue flying in the European Union after Brexit. The carrier said the accreditation process is "well advanced" and it hopes to receive the AOC "in the near future". It will allow the company to ...
PA / Times of Malta   |   Fri, 14 Jul 2017 14:11:00

EasyJet to set up Vienna-based airline to ease Brexit pressures

New group will allow carrier to continue European operations after UK leaves the EU
FT   |   Fri, 14 Jul 2017 12:56:07

Citigroup Profit Falls 3 Percent as Expenses Rise, Trading Dips

Citigroup Inc reported a 3.2 percent decline in quarterly profit as expenses rose and trading revenue fell from Brexit vote-boosted levels a year earlier.
REUTERS / NY Times   |   Fri, 14 Jul 2017 11:57:32

Corbyn's visit, repeal bill, Trump in Paris

Brexit negotiatior Barnier meets Labour's leader, frequent critic of state aid rules
FT   |   Fri, 14 Jul 2017 11:22:25

Britain concedes it will have to pay EU exit bill

First explicit acknowledgment of liabilities likely to avert Brexit talks clash
FT   |   Fri, 14 Jul 2017 10:47:40

UK's easyJet sets up new airline in Austria to protect flights post Brexit

British budget airline easyJet said on Friday it would establish a new airline in Austria to protect its flying rights in the European Union once Britain leaves the bloc.
CNBC   |   Fri, 14 Jul 2017 10:43:00

EasyJet to set up Austrian base to operate EU flights after Brexit

Airline still faces legal uncertainty about whether it will be able to fly between the UK and EU, and on what terms EasyJet is to open a new European base in Austria to enable it to continue to operate flights within the EU after Brexit. The low-cost airline said that ...
Gwyn Topham / Guardian   |   Fri, 14 Jul 2017 09:07:22

EasyJet picks Austrian base for post-Brexit plan

The UK airline wants to set up a new company in Austria to protect its European business after Brexit.
BBC   |   Fri, 14 Jul 2017 08:57:43

EasyJet to set up Austria-based airline to run EU flights after Brexit

FT   |   Fri, 14 Jul 2017 08:37:45

UK airline easyJet opens Vienna base to cope with Brexit

LONDON (AP) - London-based budget airline easyJet says it is opening a base in Vienna, Austria, to prepare for the potential effects of Brexit.
Associated Press   |   Fri, 14 Jul 2017 06:23:00

Britain concedes it will have to pay EU exit bill - FT

The Financial Times has reported that Britain will indeed face Brexit liabilities that had been previously estimated by the EU to stand at up to EUR 1
Ross J Burland / FX Street   |   Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:01:23

Britain concedes it will have to pay EU exit bill

First explicit acknowledgment of liabilities likely to avert Brexit talks clash
FT   |   Thu, 13 Jul 2017 19:28:10

British Bill Sets Up More Brexit Strife

The U.K. government published its first draft legislation on Brexit since a June election cost Prime Minister Theresa May her parliamentary majority, marking the first step in what looks set to be a bitterly fought domestic battle
WSJ   |   Thu, 13 Jul 2017 18:39:49

More problems than solutions in Brexit repeal bill

FT   |   Thu, 13 Jul 2017 16:37:22

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn meets EU negotiator Michel Barnier

The Scottish and Welsh first ministers also hold meetings with Michel Barnier in Brussels.
BBC   |   Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:55:32

UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn pays a visit to the EU Brexit negotiator in Brussels

On the same day David Davis publishes the Great Repeal Bill, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn visits EU Brexit chief in Brussels
euronews   |   Thu, 13 Jul 2017 13:39:26

The Brexit Great Repeal Bill Actually Consolidates EU Law Into British

The opposition seems to be turning this into a fight about what the new legislation is going to be. But this bill doesn't deal with that at all, it just continues over the old until we can get to it after Brexit. So why all the angst?
Tim Worstall, Contributor / Forbes   |   Thu, 13 Jul 2017 13:26:00

London's market: open for business, or open for rent?

Opening the stock market to vast state-owned businesses appeals in post-Brexit world
FT   |   Thu, 13 Jul 2017 13:18:47

UK government to publish Brexit repeal bill

Legislation will end supremacy of EU law in the UK
FT   |   Thu, 13 Jul 2017 08:51:17

UK Trade Sec Fox: UK doesn't want to create instability with Brexit

More comments hitting the wires from the UK Trade Secretary Liam Fox, as he continues to speak to Bloomberg TV. Key Headlines: UK doesn't want to cr
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street   |   Thu, 13 Jul 2017 07:28:09

UK Trade Sec Fox: UK will look at 'bridging mechanism' if needed for Brexit

The UK Trade Secretary Liam Fox crossed the wires last minutes, speaking to Bloomberg TV on the Brexit deal. Key Headlines: UK will look at 'bridgin
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street   |   Thu, 13 Jul 2017 07:11:14

UK's Junior BrexitMin Baker: 'Will not pay a penny more than we need for Brexit bill '

Comments from the UK's Junior Brexit Minister Baker are out on the wires, via Sky News, citing, 'will not pay a penny more than we need for Brexit bil
Dhwani Mehta / FX Street   |   Thu, 13 Jul 2017 06:37:25

EU's Barnier says clock is 'ticking' not 'whistling' on Brexit

The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said many differences remained with Britain that still needed sorting before talks can start on a trade deal and urged the British government to give details of its plans. Speaking at a news conference in Brussels, Barnier called on the British government ...
Times of Malta   |   Thu, 13 Jul 2017 06:19:00

Key Bank of England policymaker 'not ready' for interest rate rise

Ben Broadbent says 'imponderables' in UK economy include being a year or more away from knowing what Brexit means The Bank of England should resist increasing interest rates while the direction of the economy remains unclear, according to one of the central bank's senior policymakers, an announcement that reduces the ...
Phillip Inman / Guardian   |   Thu, 13 Jul 2017 06:16:26

UK opposition threaten to defeat Theresa May over Brexit bill

Theresa May is facing the threat of a humiliating parliamentary defeat over Brexit after Labour warned that it would vote against her flagship "great repeal bill" unless she makes significant concessions. With only a few Conservative rebels needed to inflict defeat on the prime minister, the shadow Brexit secretary, Keir ...
The Guardian / South China Morning Post   |   Thu, 13 Jul 2017 06:01:44

Brexit: Repeal Bill to be published by the government

Ministers plead for co-operation but the Lib Dems say trying to pass the bill will be "hell".
BBC   |   Thu, 13 Jul 2017 02:26:30