Last Updated: 07:07 GMT Monday, 16 Sep. 2019

Mark Ruffalo demolishes Boris Johnson's Brexit comparison with The Hulk

"Avengers: Endgame" star Mark Ruffalo channelled his inner Incredible Hulk and smashed UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson's comparison of Brexit to his Marvel character.
PTI / Financial Express   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 06:58:15

Oil price surges as Saudi drone attack jolts markets - business live

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news Introduction: Saudi oil facilities attacked on Saturday Attacks knocks out 5% of global supplies Move could drive up duel prices 7.48am BST The 20% surge in the oil price this morning is the biggest intraday move ever, according to Bloomberg. It ...
Graeme Wearden / Guardian   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 06:48:46

Investors shun pound as Brexit concerns dominate

Daniel Chambers, head of trading at Sequoia Capital Fund Management, has stopped trading the pound in his nearly $200 million (£160 million) systematic currency portfolio over the course of the year because of the Brexit headline risk.
Reuters   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 06:43:17

Forex Today: Oil prices skyrocket after attack on Saudi installation, Chinese economy slows, Brexit talks continue

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FX Street   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 06:42:03

Mon Dieu! C'est bon Franglais: 'Brexit' enters Anglo-French war of words

While Britain and America are said to be divided by the Atlantic Ocean and a common language, the `Sceptered Isle' and France have long been engaged in a verbal duel. The Duke of Wellington's victory...
Jug Suraiya / Times of India   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 06:37:22

Monday morning news briefing: Closing on a Brexit deal?

Danny Boyle / Telegraph   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 06:33:18

European open - Saudi, Oil, Safe Havens, Brexit

Oil explodes higher on Saudi attack It's been some start to the week, as oil prices spiked by up to 20% at one point on the back of an attack on a major Saudi oil facility. Source - Thomson Reuters Eikon The attack wiped out around half of Saudi Arabia's ...
Craig Erlam / OANDA   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 06:31:39

Corbyn should commit Labour to blocking Brexit, party activists say ahead of conference

More than 100 motions from constituency parties to call for an ambitious programme to tackle climate change
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 05:02:12

Cameron knew the 'enormity' of EU Ref 'would stay forever'

David Cameron has revealed how the of calling the EU referendum dawned on him in the hours and days after the UK voted for Brexit.
Sky   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 04:25:00

GBP/USD eases below 1.2500 amid geopolitical risks, Brexit optimism

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FX Street   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 04:20:36

Esma hits back at FCA's criticism of fund rules

Regulators' divergent views flag tensions about post-Brexit plans
FT   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 04:00:04

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The Mega Files: Brexit crisis
FT   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 03:45:04

EU businesses warn no-deal Brexit would be disaster

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FX Street   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 02:53:16

Johnson the Brexit 'Hulk' finally meets EU's Juncker

Six weeks after he took office and six weeks before he is due to lead Britain out of the European Union, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is to meet Jean-Claude Junker. On Monday, after comparing himself...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 02:53:13

Johnson The Brexit 'Hulk' Finally Meets EU's Juncker

Six weeks after he took office and six weeks before he is due to lead Britain out of the European Union, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is to meet Jean-Claude Junker. On Monday, after comparing himself to berserk comic book super-smasher Hulk, the British leader will enjoy a genteel working lunch ...
IBTimes   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 01:35:34

No-deal Brexit would be 'disaster' warns EU business lobby

A shock exit by Britain from the EU without an agreement would be "a disaster", the European employers' organization, Business Europe, warned on Monday. One of the EU's most
AFP, Brussels / Al Arabiya   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 01:18:07

Boris Johnson likens himself to the Hulk in Brexit fight

Times of India   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 01:00:50

BCC downgrades UK growth expectations amid Brexit stalemate

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FX Street   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 00:31:14

No-deal Brexit a 'catastrophe' for travelers

A leaked government report predicting shortages of food, fuel and medication doesn't just affect residents. Combined with days-long queues to get in and out of the UK, it could be 'catastrophic' for travelers
CNN   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 00:11:17

What is a clean-break Brexit?

Some politicians have been calling for a clean-break Brexit. What does it mean?
BBC   |   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 00:10:23

Monday Watch

Today's Headlines Bloomberg: Saudis Set to Restore Almost Half of Output Lost to Drone Strike. Draghi's Stimulus Shot Is No Cure for Europe's Japanification. Johnson Confident of EU Brexit Deal, Works 'Flat Out' on Leaving. China's Bond Traders Stuck With a Market That Just Doesn't Move. Emerging-Market Rally May Hinge ...
Unknown / Between the Hedges   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 23:43:00

Britain to launch nationwide campaign to help businesses prepare for Brexit

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People's Daily   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 23:35:08

Brexit: UK will reject any delay offer, PM to tell Juncker

Boris Johnson is travelling to Luxembourg for his first talks with the European Commission president.
BBC   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 23:34:24

Lib Dems will apply to rejoin EU if Brexit goes ahead, says Chuka Umunna

Boris Johnson is a peddler of hate, says Lib Dem MP
Ashley Cowburn, Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 23:28:34

UK employers cut growth forecasts as Brexit, global slowdown weigh

The British Chambers of Commerce cut its forecast for economic growth this year and 2020 on Monday, blaming a slower global economy, U.S.-China trade tensions and the persistent drag from Brexit.
Reuters   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 23:16:48

Brexit jitters cause rare September fall in UK house prices - Rightmove

Asking prices for houses in Britain have suffered their first September fall in nine years as worries about Brexit caused buyers to hesitate and sellers to keep properties off the market, property website Rightmove said on Monday.
Reuters   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 23:13:59

The Papers: 'Infantile Hulk' Johnson heads to Luxembourg

The papers report on the likelihood of the PM striking a new Brexit deal in fresh talks with the EU.
BBC   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 23:12:18

Passports and nationality: The Brits 'going Dutch' over Brexit

Some UK citizens are taking extreme measures to protect their way of life after Brexit.
BBC   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 23:04:59

Brexit uncertainty triggers first September fall in house prices since 2010

Rightmove says average price down by £730 as sellers wait to see how Brexit plays out House prices have fallen in September for the first time since 2010 as Brexit uncertainty continues to cast a long shadow over the UK housing market, according to the estate agent Rightmove. The UK's ...
Miles Brignall / Guardian   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 23:01:41

Britain facing most prolonged investment slump in 17 years

Business spending due to decline by 1.5% this year, fuelled by Brexit uncertainty Brexit uncertainty and a global economic slowdown amid the US-China trade war has set Britain on course for the most prolonged slump in business investment in 17 years, according to the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC). Setting ...
Richard Partington Economics correspondent / Guardian   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 23:01:39

A nation of Brendas? What the public really thinks of a general election - and why Westminster gets it wrong

It is generally believed that voters are experiencing election fatigue, wanting politicians to sort things out rather than having to go to the polls again. However, data suggests the public actually support an early election. Lawrence McKay argues that this error is driven by lingering pre-Brexit concerns over public 'apathy' ...
Artemis Photiadou / British Politics and Policy at LSE   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 23:00:57

Johnson hopeful of new Brexit deal as he prepares to meet Juncker

Boris Johnson has said he believes he can strike a Brexit deal in the next few weeks - as he prepares for his first face-to-face negotiations with EU chiefs.
Sky   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 22:42:00

PM Johnson: Progress in next few days key to Brexit deal chances

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday the next few days would be key to his chances of securing a Brexit deal, and that an agreement with the European Union was still his aim and still possible.
Reuters   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 22:03:21

Brexit secretary suggests standstill transition deal

Steve Barclay says UK could remain close to EU until 2022
FT   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 21:32:34

UK PM Johnson looks to secure Brexit deal with EU within weeks

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FX Street   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 21:18:03

UPDATE 1-Britain's Liberal Democrats formally adopt 'Stop Brexit' policy

Britain's Liberal Democrats party on Sunday toughened its anti-Brexit stance, formally adopting a policy to stop the country from leaving the European Union if it wins power at a national election. The party holds just...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 20:53:10

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