Former Brexit minister David Davis said in an opinion essay published on Wednesday that UK Prime Minister Theresa May should delay the vote on her Brexit deal for leaving the European Union.
Reuters | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 22:49:45
"Brexit is not about Brexit. Certainly not just about Europe. It poses matters both economic and democratic simultaneously as it demands an answer to the kind of country we are." One of over half a million protesters who demanded a Final Say at the People's Vote March, London, October, 2018. ...
Anthony Barnett / Open Democracy | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 21:41:26
Risk-aversion dominates first half of the day. Brexit uncertainty continues to weigh on the GBP. The GBP/JPY started 2019 on the back foot as investors turned their attention to uncertainties surrounding the upcoming Brexit vote and negotiations with the EU as well as stayed focused on concerns over a global ...
FX Street | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 20:15:45
Seeking Alpha | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 19:52:56
UK Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to speak to European Union leaders this week including Dutch PM Mark Rutte, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and European Council President Donald Tusk, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday.
Reuters | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 19:01:21
PM seeks assurances backstop plan in withdrawal agreement is time-limited
FT | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 18:30:41
Arj Singh / Huffington Post | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 18:25:03
Sales of houses worth over £10m tripled after sterling slumped following Brexit vote The global super-rich have taken advantage of the Brexit-induced decline in the value of sterling to buy up three times as many £10m-plus luxury homes as before the referendum vote. Some 300 homes sold for more than ...
Rupert Neate Wealth correspondent / Guardian | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 17:51:56
EUR/GBP is extending the downside since supply hit at the highs of 0.9032, taking the cross down to a current low of 0.8981. Sterling and the euro have collapsed as risk sentiment spikes, taking the greenback along for the ride. EUR/GBP has been volatile, travelling between the 0.9060s and 0.8927, ...
FX Street | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 16:06:54
Theresa May risks the Conservatives' reputation for spending money wisely with her no-deal Brexit planning, George Osborne has warned.
Sky | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 16:01:00
It's been confirmed by both the Prime Minister, Theresa May, and the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, that the choice now is either 'the deal', 'no deal 'or 'no Brexit'. 'The deal' negotiated between the EU and Theresa May is the best Brexit deal available, according to both ...
Jon Danzig / Ideas on Europe | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 15:26:52
Growth concerns in focus after worst year for US equities since crash UK factory output jumps as stockpiling increases amid Brexit fears Bleak start to 2019 for markets after weak China data John Lewis sales benefit from late Christmas rush 3.12pm GMT Shares have fallen in the US, Europe and ...
Jasper Jolly / Guardian | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 15:12:56
The airline, which is owned by IAG, could lose its flying rights in the bloc if there is no deal by the time the UK leaves the EU
Cristina Delgado / EL PAÍS | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 15:01:20
Hammerson won't be alone. Expect more buyback plans to be frustrated.
Washington Post | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 13:47:31
British factories ramped up their stockpiling in December as they prepared for possible border delays when Britain leaves the European Union in less than three months' time, a survey showed on Wednesday. The IHS Markit/CIPS Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) rose to 54.2 from an upwardly revised 53.6 in November, ...
Craig Erlam / OANDA | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 13:10:35
UK foreign secretary seeks to boost support for Theresa May's EU exit deal
FT | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 12:32:08
Rachel Wearmouth / Huffington Post | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 12:31:35
From games and movies to sport and Brexit, we look at what you've got to look forward to in 2019.
BBC | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 12:22:33
• Resurgent USD demand prompts some aggressive selling at higher levels. • Bullish traders shrug off upbeat UK PMI/Hunt's positive Brexit comments. The GBP/USD pair extended its sharp intraday slide and is currently placed at the lower end of its daily trading range, just above mid-1.2600s. After an initial uptick ...
FX Street | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 12:21:46
Deal and Brexit risks make British Airways owner IAG one to avoid in 2019, says Citi
FT | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 12:21:11
Regulators expect to approve applications from 100 financial institutions
FT | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 12:21:06
UK buildup of finished goods rises at second fastest rate since 1992 in December Britain's manufacturers ramped up their stockpiling efforts last month in preparation for a potential no-deal Brexit in less than 90 days' time, with factory output jumping to the highest level in six months. According to the ...
Richard Partington Economics correspondent / Guardian | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 12:02:25
The transport secretary says awarding a ferry contract to Seaborne Freight, which has no ships, is "supporting business".
BBC | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 11:37:56
Arj Singh / Huffington Post | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 11:29:01
The foreign secretary says the city-state is an economic example but the UK has its own "social model".
BBC | Wed, 2 Jan 2019 11:20:28