Thursday April 27th 2017

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Latest news about the UK’s Brexit plans to leave the EU updated often by rss feeds.

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Brexit: UK carmakers ‘sitting on their hands’ rather than investing – The Guardian


The Guardian

Brexit: UK carmakers 'sitting on their hands' rather than investing
The Guardian
At an event in Brussels to launch the EU car industry's position on Brexit, Hawes said an early indication of a cushion for the car industry in 2019 was vital to allow companies to make investment decisions. He said: “Our experience of trade deals is

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 3:37 pm

UK PM May has weakened her Brexit hand by calling snap election: Gina Miller – CNBC


CNBC

UK PM May has weakened her Brexit hand by calling snap election: Gina Miller
CNBC
U.K. prime minister Theresa May's decision to call a snap election on June 8 could spell disaster for the country's looming divorce talks with the European Union, argued one of the Brexit debate's key voices on CNBC's Squawk Box Thursday. "By calling
What's Done Is Done But U.K. Is Starting to Regret BrexitBloomberg
Gina Miller crowdfunds £300000 to unseat pro-Brexit MPsThe Independent
EU-27 negotiators show unity ahead of Brexit talksReuters
BBC News –Financial Times –Telegraph.co.uk
all 567 news articles »

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 1:47 pm

Spain offers to host EU medicines agency after Brexit – ABC News


Spain offers to host EU medicines agency after Brexit
ABC News
Competition is heating up among European Union countries hoping to reap some of the benefits of Britain's exit from the EU, with Spain joining the list of nations bidding to host the bloc's medicines oversight body. Health Minister Dolors Montserrat

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Posted on 27 April 2017 | 1:26 pm

EU Determined to Limit Brexit Damage as It Finalizes Stance – Bloomberg


Bloomberg

EU Determined to Limit Brexit Damage as It Finalizes Stance
Bloomberg
Italy's European Affairs Minister says the upcoming Brexit negotiations must be about damage limitation and not about opportunities. Sandro Gozi spoke to Bloomberg's Nejra Cehic in Luxembourg where European ministers are meeting to sign off on the …

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Posted on 27 April 2017 | 12:37 pm

Merkel warns against UK ‘illusions’ over Brexit – CNN


CNN

Merkel warns against UK 'illusions' over Brexit
CNN
The size of the so-called Brexit bill is expected to be a key sticking point in negotiations. But Merkel insisted that talks must, from the outset, include Britain's financial obligations to the bloc, the AFP news agency reported. She also stressed the
Brexit: Chancellor Merkel warns UK on scope of talks with EUBBC News
Merkel toughens on Brexit talk 'illusions'Financial Times
Merkel Warns Against U.K. 'Illusions' in Hard-Line Brexit SpeechBloomberg
New York Times –BuzzFeed News –Business Insider
all 87 news articles »

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 12:19 pm

The latest polls show most people think Brexit was a mistake. This could be a turning point – The Independent


The Independent

The latest polls show most people think Brexit was a mistake. This could be a turning point
The Independent
May and her Brexit-backing band have, up until now, always been able to count on the majority being in their corner. They have used it as a club in an attempt beat their opponents into submission. Majority rules! That's going to be a lot harder to do

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 11:17 am

Why America should envy Brexit – The Week Magazine


The Week Magazine

Why America should envy Brexit
The Week Magazine
In a White House briefing to conservative media members this week, I listened to President Trump respond to a question about Congress by saying that he has to get everything done without a single Democrat's vote. "They're obstructionists," he said, …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 9:58 am

U.K.’s Johnson Predicts ‘Some Plaster’ May Fall in Brexit Talks – Bloomberg


Bloomberg

U.K.'s Johnson Predicts 'Some Plaster' May Fall in Brexit Talks
Bloomberg
Follow @Brexit for all the latest news, and sign up to our daily Brexit Bulletin newsletter. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said “some plaster may fall off the ceiling” in the upcoming Brexit talks, the latest sign that U.K. officials are
Boris Johnson stands by £350m extra NHS funding after Brexit campaign claimThe Independent
Boris Johnson's Brexit claims steamrollered on live TV by Good Morning Britain presenter Susanna ReidMirror.co.uk
Boris says 'some plaster may fall off' in Brexit talksDaily Mail
Sky News
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Posted on 27 April 2017 | 7:24 am

Brexit Bulletin: Banks Issue New Warnings Over London – Bloomberg


Bloomberg

Brexit Bulletin: Banks Issue New Warnings Over London
Bloomberg
Speaking at a Prosperity UK conference in London, Staley also said Britain's post-Brexit immigration policy is more important to the health of London's finance industry than so-called “passporting” rights for the financial sector. About a quarter of
Barclays boss sounds Brexit talent warningBBC News
Barclays' Jes Staley: Immigration policy is top worry for City post-BrexitTelegraph.co.uk

all 31 news articles »

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 6:46 am

Majority of British voters believe Brexit was wrong decision, poll finds – The Independent


The Independent

Majority of British voters believe Brexit was wrong decision, poll finds
The Independent
A majority of British voters believe Brexit was the wrong decision, according to a new poll taken 10 days after Theresa May called a snap election. The YouGov/Times survey found 43 per cent of voters believe Britain was right to vote to leave the EU
The problem with Theresa May's Brexit message is that isn't trueNew Statesman
Brexit Bulletin: Downing Street TalksBloomberg
UK's Labour Party vows to ditch Theresa May's Brexit plan if electedCNN
RTE.ie –BBC News –Financial Times
all 1,551 news articles »

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 11:10 pm

Brexit – BingNews

UK opposition Labour vows new Brexit plan

The opposition leader has promised to turn the page and win the vote. UK Prime Minister Theresa May warned that the opposition Labour Party would doom Britain to a “chaotic Brexit” as she clashed with its leader, Jeremy Corbyn, in a testy final Prime …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 9:53 am

WSJ City’s Briefing: Merkel Warns of Brexit Illusions, Draghi Cautious but Eurozone Shows Signs of Stronger Growth

Good afternoon from the WSJ City desks in London. WSJ City is the app that delivers fast, smart news for mobile for London. Download for iPhone or Android. Here’s essential reading on today’s developments. MUST READS FROM WSJ CITY German …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 9:49 am

EU’s negotiators show unity as they discuss guidelines for Brexit talks

EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier and European Affairs ministers display unity as they meet to discuss guidelines for divorce talks with Britain, seeking to forestall differences that could emerge at a later stage of talks. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 9:39 am

EU Drug Agency’s London Rent Threatens Brexit Fight Over Money

EMA’s rental liability could run to almost 350 million euros EU Parliament notes ‘with concern’ lease has no break clause Follow @Brexit for all the latest news, and sign up to our daily Brexit Bulletin newsletter. A fresh financial spat is brewing …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 9:38 am

British Pound ETF Momentum Continues As Brexit Fears Fade

The infamous “Brexit” referendum vote occurred in June of 2016, and most everyone remembers the general panic and precipitous drop in the British Pound Sterling in the immediate days after these results. For tracking purposes in ETF land we watch FXB …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 9:28 am

EU Focuses on Limiting Brexit Damage as Negotiating Stance Finalized

The European Union warned the U.K. that its remaining 27 countries are now its chief concern rather than anything Theresa May might want to achieve from Brexit as it seeks to limit negative consequences from Britain’s departure. “Our position is …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 9:14 am

London Banks Set to Decide Within Weeks on Brexit Moves

FRANKFURT/LONDON — As Britain prepares to negotiate its EU departure, a number of banks are likely to decide within two months where to set up new continental bases to make sure they can keep serving clients in the bloc after Brexit. The European Central …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 9:02 am

Merkel Warns: After Brexit U.K. will have Third-Country Status and Rights

German chancellor Angela Merkel has warned British politicians that they should not expect the country to have rights equal to those member states have once it leaves the European Union. Addressing German parliament ahead of a summit on Saturday where …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 8:25 am

Twitter could have predicted the outcome of the Brexit vote

Leave campaigners were not only victorious in the June 2016 Brexit vote but also in the battle of the twittersphere, a new study in the British Journal of Politics and International Relations reports. In the first study of its kind, researchers from the …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 8:10 am

Spain offers to host EU medicines agency after Brexit

Competition is heating up among European Union countries hoping to reap some of the benefits of Britain’s exit from the EU, with Spain joining the list of nations bidding to host the bloc’s medicines oversight body. Health Minister Dolors Montserrat told a …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 8:06 am