Brexit News Archive: 13 Jan 2019

Theresa May says no Brexit more likely than no deal

The PM says not leaving the EU is a possibility if MPs vote down her deal in a Commons vote on Tuesday.
BBC   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 22:48:51

UK's May says parliament blocking Brexit is more likely than 'no deal'

Prime Minister Theresa May will say on Monday that lawmakers blocking Brexit is now a more likely outcome than Britain leaving the European Union without a deal.
Reuters   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 22:45:28

Brexit: Theresa May says UK may not leave EU unless MPs back her deal

'I ask MPs to consider the consequences of their actions on the faith of the British people in our democracy,' says prime minister
Peter Stubley / The Independent   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 22:32:00

Theresa May Warns: MPs Are More Likely To Block Brexit Than Allow No Deal

Graeme Demianyk / Huffington Post   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 22:30:20

May warns Eurosceptics that MPs could 'block Brexit'

Failure to leave EU would cause 'catastrophic harm' to UK democracy, PM will say
FT   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 22:30:06

Key notes for the week ahead: Brexit is the key focus and data events become the name of the game

We are entering the realms of data dependency once again and while today's schedule is pretty much void of scheduled calendar events, bar Chinese trade as the main focus, the week ahead is packed and has the potential to create some decent opportunities in volatility. On the US front, we ...
FX Street   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 22:07:01

EU urges states to detail airline ownership ahead of Brexit

Commission letter calls for clarity as it ramps up no-deal preparations
FT   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 22:00:24

OANDA Trading : Have we reached peak short term market optimism.

Markets: Brexit, US Shutdown, FOMC, Stock Market: Earnings start this week cause for concern given Apple and Samsung warning Oil Market: Can the bullish run extend this week? Gold Market: Weaker USD remains the primary driver of bullish sentiment Currency Market: Euro had a mea culpa moment while possible CNH ...
Stephen Innes / OANDA   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 21:28:50

Breaching a postwar taboo: German far right dallies with 'Dexit' from EU

As the British Parliament prepares for a crucial Brexit vote Tuesday, Germany's far right voted Sunday to break a national taboo by campaigning to quit ...
No Author / Japan Times   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 21:28:22

U.K. Labour Party Vows to Hold No-Confidence Vote as Theresa May Faces Brexit Defeat

Lawmakers are scheduled to vote Tuesday on the agreement May reached with the E.U.
Andrew Atkinson / Bloomberg / Time   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 20:28:39

Theresa May Could Be Removed As Soon As Wednesday If Vote On Brexit Deal Fails

After months of wrangling with the EU over the details of the Irish backstop, followed by a delayed Commons vote as May wrangled with intransigent Brexiteers wary (hysterically so, some would argue) of becoming "trapped" in the customs union, Theresa May's supremely unpopular Brexit deal is finally expected to be ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 19:15:00

A Hard Brexit After All?

Theresa May faces an uphill climb to exit the European Union without destroying her premiership.
Joshua Alvarez / Political Animal   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 19:04:15

EU preparing to delay Brexit until at least July

The EU is preparing to delay Brexit until at least July after concluding that Theresa May is doomed to fail in getting her deal through parliament. The country's March 29 deadline for exiting the EU is now regarded by Brussels as highly unlikely to be met given the domestic opposition ...
The Guardian / South China Morning Post   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 17:56:12

Four Tory Brexiteers Now Say They Will Back Theresa May's Deal

Press Association / Huffington Post   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 17:53:05

British PM May cautions of 'catastrophe' if Brexit plan rejected

Opposition threatens no confidence motion as parliament prepares to vote on May's EU divorce deal.
Al Jazeera   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 17:42:20

Brexit vote, US bank results, Putin visits Serbia

Your FT guide to this week's big events
FT   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 17:41:20

No Brexit now more likely than a no-deal departure - May

The UK is now more likely to stay in the European Union than to leave without a deal, Theresa May will say in a speech.
Sky   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 17:12:00

Sunday Shows Round-Up: Bercow Row, Barclay On Brexit And Corbyn's Bid To Topple May

Rachel Wearmouth / Huffington Post   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 15:52:06

Brexit: Ministers plead with MPs to back Theresa May's deal

MPs are said to be planning to delay Brexit, as Jeremy Corbyn vows to try to topple the government "soon".
BBC   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 15:49:38

UK PM May: Rejecting Brexit would be catastrophic

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May has pleaded with lawmakers to accept her deal for leaving the European Union, warning that faith in democracy was at stake.Writing in the Sunday Express
The Associated Press, London / Al Arabiya   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 14:07:13

Be 'Brave' And Face Down Far Right Over Second Brexit Referendum, Sadiq Khan Tells MPs

Rachel Wearmouth / Huffington Post   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 13:56:39

The EU should kill off the UK's chance of delaying Brexit

For Theresa May's deal to pass, Brussels must remove the option of stalling Article 50
FT   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 13:50:51

Singapore hedge fund bets on Brexit Britain

Orchard Global completes £2.5bn fundraising as it shifts HQ to UK capital
FT   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 13:21:41

Ahead of vote, UK PM May warns it would be catastrophic to halt Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May warned lawmakers on Sunday that failing to deliver Brexit would be catastrophic for democracy, in a plea for support two days before parliament is expected to reject her deal with Brussels.
Reuters   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 13:13:55

Ahead of vote, May warns it would be catastrophic to halt Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May warned lawmakers on Sunday that failing to deliver Brexit would be catastrophic for democracy, in a plea for support two days before parliament is expected to reject her deal with Brussels.
Reuters   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 13:11:59

End of days for Theresa May? Countdown to Brexit vote

Predicting the outcome for the British Prime Minister and for markets is fraught, but the victory for May is far from likely.
SMH   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 13:00:00

Jamie Carragher & Neil Warnock share their strongly opposing views on Brexit

Former Liverpool footballer Jamie Carragher and Cardiff City boss Neil Warnock share their strongly opposing views on Brexit.
BBC   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 12:46:06

Russia Blasts UK Foreign Base Plans, Vows "Appropriate Retaliatory Measures"

In a dangerous moment of escalating rhetoric between two global powers, Russia has slammed recent British defense statements suggesting the UK is seeking to establish new military bases in the Caribbean and southeast Asia. On Friday the Russian foreign ministry called prior statements regarding post-Brexit military expansion by UK defense ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 12:35:00

Cardiff FC boss 'cannot wait to get out of EU'

Cardiff FC manager Neil Warnock said to "hell with the rest of world" as he admitted he cannot wait for Brexit.
Sky   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 12:26:00

Brexit: Labour braced to call confidence vote in government within days if May's deal is voted down, Corbyn signals

Labour leader refused to commit to the exact timing of the challenge except that it would be 'soon'
Lizzy Buchan / The Independent   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 12:23:00

Corbyn sets sights on Downing St ahead of Brexit vote

Jeremy Corbyn has set his sights on taking over Brexit negotiations, confirming he will call a no confidence vote to trigger a general election "soon" if Theresa May's current deal is rejected in parliament.
Sky   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 12:16:00

Neil Warnock urges government to deliver Brexit and says he 'can't wait to leave'

'I think we'll be far better out of the bloody thing. To hell with the rest of the world'
Adam Forrest / The Independent   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 11:39:00

Jeremy Corbyn: We will do 'everything' to prevent no-deal Brexit

The Labour leader declined to say when he would lay a no-confidence motion if MPs reject the Brexit deal.
James Randerson / Politico   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 11:33:11

May warns of catastrophe if MPs don't back Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May has warned lawmakers that failure to back her plan to leave the European Union would be catastrophic for Britain, in a plea for support two days ahead of a vote in parliament that she is expected to lose.
Reuters   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 11:31:08

British PM warns of catastrophe if lawmakers don't back Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May has warned lawmakers that failure to back her plan to leave the European Union would be catastrophic for Britain, in a plea for support two days ahead of a vote in parliament that she is expected to lose.
Reuters   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 11:30:58

UK parliament will act to stop no deal Brexit: pro-EU party leader

The British parliament will act to stop a no deal Brexit from happening, Vince Cable, the leader of the pro-EU Liberal Democrats, said on Sunday.
Reuters   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 11:30:34

Parliament will act to stop no deal Brexit - pro-EU party leader

The British parliament will act to stop a no deal Brexit from happening, Vince Cable, the leader of the pro-EU Liberal Democrats, said on Sunday.
Reuters   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 11:30:09

Neil Warnock on Brexit: 'I can't wait to get out. To hell with the rest of the world'

Warnock launched an attack on Prime Minister Theresa May's failure to deliver on the 2016 referendum result
Phil Blanche / The Independent   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 11:25:00

UK opposition leader Corbyn says no deal Brexit would be 'catastrophic'

British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday that exiting the European Union without a deal would be and he would prefer an agreement is reached than a second referendum held.
Reuters   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 11:21:55

Increased risk UK parliament acts to frustrate Britain's EU exit: Brexit minister

The risk of the British parliament seeking to frustrate Brexit has increased, Brexit minister Stephen Barclay said on Sunday.
Reuters   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 11:19:30

Jeremy Corbyn Dashes 'People's Vote' Hopes And Backs Fresh Brexit Deal

Rachel Wearmouth / Huffington Post   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 11:19:11

Opposition leader Corbyn says no deal Brexit would be 'catastrophic'

British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday that exiting the European Union without a deal would be and he would prefer an agreement is reached than a second referendum held.
Reuters   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 11:12:55

A Brexit-backing hedge fund titan now says Britain won't actually leave the EU, and is betting big on the pound

Crispin Odey, the Brexit-backing billionaire hedge fund manager, now says that Britain won't actually end up leaving the European Union. As a result, Odey says he is betting on the pound jumping in coming months. The currency "looks like it could be quite strong," Odey told Reuters, saying he sees ...
Will Martin / Business Insider   |   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 11:10:00

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