Brexit News Archive: 28 Jan 2019

UK Home Office will seek to end free movement in case of no-deal Brexit

The UK government will seek to end free movement as soon as possible if Britain leaves the European Union without a deal, the UK Home Office said in a statement on Monday.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 22:34:25

Brexit Conferences

With Brexit drawing closer, ISDA will be offering a number of symposiums exploring the implications... Read more Brexit Conferences The post Brexit Conferences appeared first on International Swaps and Derivatives Association .
Seslee Howell / ISDA   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 22:24:58

UK Home Office: Govt will seek to end free movement as soon as possible if no deal Brexit

Reuters reports the latest statement from the UK Home Office, citing that If Britain leaves the European Union (EU) without agreeing on a deal, the government will seek to end free movement as soon as possible. UK Home Office said to stay longer than 3 months EEA citizens will need ...
FX Street   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 22:15:39

Global Growth Anxiety and Brexit Vote Guide Market

EUR - Euro Rises on Soft Dollar CAD - Loonie Lower on Soft China Data GBP - Brexit Jitters Hit Pound Ahead of Vote GOLD - Gold Rises awaiting Cautious Fed OIL - Lower Global Growth and Higher Rig Counts Pressure Crude The US dollar is mixed against mayor pairs ...
Alfonso Esparza / OANDA   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 21:50:34

Brexiteers refuse to back Brady amendment which would send May back to renegotiate Irish backstop

Updates from Westminster as it happened
Ashley Cowburn, Shehab Khan / The Independent   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 21:35:00

Brexit: Labour leadership forced into 'U-turn' over plans to abstain on immigration bill vote

Decision to drop three-line whip branded 'shameful' and 'beyond pathetic'
Peter Stubley / The Independent   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 21:07:53

Free-movement transition faces scrap under no-deal Brexit

Javid says visa and temporary leave to remain plans will give UK full control of borders
FT   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 20:58:38

Top food store chiefs warn a no-deal Brexit could threaten UK's food security

Bosses at top supermarkets and food chains on Monday urged British lawmakers to avoid a no-deal Brexit or risk reducing the availability of many products. On the eve of parliament's vote on unlocking the Brexit impasse, 10 food chiefs plus industry body the British Retail Consortium (BRC) called on MPs ...
Agence France-Presse / South China Morning Post   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 20:41:57

May seeks to split Tory hardliners over Brexit backstop

PM catches supporters by surprise, backing bid to amend own EU deal
FT   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 20:33:47

Theresa May Risks Fresh Brexit Humiliation As Hardline Eurosceptics Threaten To Scupper Her Bid To Get A New Deal

Paul Waugh / Huffington Post   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 20:33:13

Brexit: Government supports Brady amendment on Ireland border

Tory MPs will be told to vote for an alternative Irish border plan that does not need the "insurance policy".
BBC   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 20:27:12

May asked her lawmakers to support call for alternative to Northern Irish backstop

Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday asked her lawmakers to support a proposal which calls for the Northern Irish backstop in her Brexit deal with Brussels to be replaced with alternative arrangements.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 20:25:55

USD/CHF: Political developments could strengthen the Swiss franc more than forecast - CitiBank

Analysts at CitiBank, forecast the USD/CHF at 1.00 in a 1-3 month period, at 0.98 in 6-12M and around 0.92 over the long term. Key Quotes: "The main risks to our forecasts are developments politically in the region. Should Brexit related or Italian budgetary risk premia rise, we envisage more ...
FX Street   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 20:21:36

Brexit: Theresa May in fresh crisis after anti-EU Tories reject 'plan B' to rescue her deal ahead of Commons vote

Tory MPs urged to back amendment that 'requires the Northern Ireland backstop to be replaced' - but hardliners say it's too vague
Rob Merrick / The Independent   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 20:15:00

M&S-Ocado threat to Waitrose is bigger than Brexit

The various versions of this story has jangled nerves from the City to, er, the shires
FT   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 20:05:32

Theresa May backs push for 'alternative' to Brexit backstop

The prime minister will head back to Brussels for talks after a series of votes in parliament on Tuesday.
Charlie Cooper / Politico   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 19:54:13

FTSE 100 shed 0.91% to 6,747.10 despite lower sterling, eyes 6535 26th Dec channel low

UK shares were under pressure as investors brace for the next Brexit vote in the House of Commons tomorrow and before some other key risk events, including the second round of US-China trade talks which were scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday, the Fed and nonfarm payrolls as well as EZ ...
FX Street   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 19:50:43

May To Hold Second Brexit Deal Vote On Feb. 14

Following a flurry of reports over the weekend about the government's plans for winning over intransigent ERG Tories and the 10 members of the DUP - the Irish unionist party that props up Prime Minister Theresa May's government - May has reportedly settled on a plan for Tuesday's indicative votes ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 19:39:28

Factbox - Brexit 'plan B': What happens next in parliament?

Lawmakers will on Tuesday debate and vote on British Prime Minister Theresa May's response to the overwhelming rejection of her Brexit plan earlier this month.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 19:33:19

May asked her lawmakers to support call for alternative to N. Irish backstop

Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday asked her lawmakers to support a proposal which calls for the Northern Irish backstop in her Brexit deal with Brussels to be replaced with alternative arrangements.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 19:25:52

UK PM May asked her lawmakers to support call for alternative to Northern Irish backstop

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday asked her lawmakers to support a proposal which calls for the Northern Irish backstop in her Brexit deal with Brussels to be replaced with alternative arrangements.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 19:25:29

UK PM May did not set new date for vote on Brexit deal - source

Prime Minister Theresa May did not tell her Conservative lawmakers that she planned to hold another vote in parliament on her Brexit deal on Feb. 13, a government source said, after Sky News reported that she had.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 19:03:59

Oddbins prepares to appoint administrators

The owner of the off-licence blames Brexit as it prepares to appoint Duff & Phelps as administrators.
BBC   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 18:56:41

EUR/GBp bracing for next chapter in Brexit, risks titled to upside 0.8775/.8810 band

EUR/GBP's correction, so far, from 0.8616 lows has been rejected at the 100-hr SMA located at 0.8694. EUR/GBP is currently trading at 0.8683 with a high of 0.8695 and a low of 0.8633. The hourglass is running down to the last granules of sand as the UK Parliament open the ...
FX Street   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 18:55:08

Factbox: UK PM's Brexit 'plan B' - What happens next in parliament?

Lawmakers will on Tuesday debate and vote on British Prime Minister Theresa May's response to the overwhelming rejection of her Brexit plan earlier this month.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 18:53:06

May told Conservative lawmakers - send Brussels a message about what you want on Brexit

Prime Minister Theresa May told her Conservative lawmakers on Monday that they needed to send a message to Brussels about what changes they wanted to her Brexit deal.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 18:24:50

UK parliament to vote on PM May's Brexit deal February 13 - Sky News

Prime Minister Theresa May told Conservative lawmakers on Monday that she plans to hold a vote in parliament on her Brexit deal on Feb. 13, Sky News reported, citing sources.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 18:20:29

Con or cop, they're all in the same boat | Brief letters

Court closures | Rachel Whiteread | Parakeets | Rooks v crows | Post-Brexit parachuting | Air travel Your front-page article on magistrates' courts (28 January) applies to England and Wales. However, the Scottish sheriff's courts have suffered similar cuts. With the closure of the sheriff's court in Rothesay, the participants ...
Letters / Guardian   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 18:18:45

Brexit Sweat and Tears

For years after World War II, Britons were aware of the palpable shift in the country's fortunes. But there was a deep aversion to accepting the UK's diminished status, and the failure - beginning with Winston Churchill - of successive generations of politicians to address it is what has led ...
Chris Patten / Project Syndicate   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 18:04:33

UK and France need 'pragmatism' in event of 'no-deal' Brexit

The president of the northeastern region of France has told Sky News that his government must be pragmatic and flexible in the event of a "no-deal" Brexit.
Sky   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 18:02:00

PM urges MPs to back demand to replace Brexit backstop

Theresa May has urged Conservative MPs to support a demand for the controversial backstop arrangement in her Brexit deal to be replaced with "alternative arrangements".
Sky   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:59:00

UK PM May asked her lawmakers to support call for alternative to Northern Irish backstop: source

British Prime Minister Theresa May has asked her lawmakers to support a proposal which calls for the Northern Irish backstop in her Brexit deal with Brussels to be replaced with alternative arrangements, a source in her office said on Monday.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:57:48

May asked her lawmakers to support call for alternative to Northern Irish backstop - source

Prime Minister Theresa May has asked her lawmakers to support a proposal which calls for the Northern Irish backstop in her Brexit deal with Brussels to be replaced with alternative arrangements, a source in her office said on Monday.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:57:33

Picture Special: 'Stop Brexit' Man's £6M Westminster Pad

Protesting doesn't always have to be about the hardship of standing around in the rain holding a soggy placard all day. For Westminster's most obnoxious protester - ever-shouty 'Stop Brexit Man' Steve Bray - it turns out protesting can actually become a highly luxurious 'career'. As the Mail on Sunday ...
Hugh Bennett / Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:44:59

Medicines 'will be prioritised over food' under a no-deal Brexit

Laura Donnelly / Telegraph   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:43:44

Matt Hancock: Government Would Prioritise Medicines Over Food In No-Deal Brexit

Jasmin Gray / Huffington Post   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:41:12

Food retailers warn MPs on risks of no-deal Brexit

Major stores issue red flag over maintaining choice, quality and durability of supplies
FT   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:40:50

Brexit Is Difficult Enough Without MPs Actively Siding With Europe - Why The Cooper-Boles Amendment Deserves To Be Defeated

Shanker Singham / Huffington Post   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:30:15

Eurosceptic lawmaker Rees-Mogg expects UK government to set out Brexit position in amendment

Prominent pro-Brexit Conservative lawmaker Jacob Rees-Mogg said on Monday he expected the government would set out its position on changes it plans to seek to its Brexit deal ahead of a debate in parliament on Tuesday.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:28:56

Bank of America will begin Brexit job moves next month

Bank of America Corp. will start moving about 400 staff, mostly from London, to its Paris office in the next few weeks as the bank prepares for Brexit, according to a person familiar with the... To view the full story, click the title link.
Crain's NY   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:26:57

EU negotiator warns of risk of accidental Brexit no-deal

FT   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:17:09

Revealed: This Is What Queen Elizabeth II Really Thinks About Brexit

Queen Elizabeth II usually stays quiet about politics and policies, but this is what the queen really thinks about Brexit.
Aramide Tinubu / Wall St. Cheat Sheet   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:14:56

MPs play a terrifying game of Brexit chicken

And while parliament flounders, the real losers are outside Westminster
FT   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 16:59:08

EU has Brexit message for May - Decide what you want

The European Union has a message for Prime Minister Theresa May as she plots a path out of the Brexit impasse: Britain needs to take ownership and decide what it really wants but the negotiated divorce deal will not be reopened.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 16:43:25

May to meet her Conservatives to seek Brexit support

British Prime Minister Theresa May will meet Conservative MPs on Monday, her spokesman said, to try to win her party's backing before a series of votes on Tuesday that could influence her Brexit plans.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 16:35:56

EU open to 'alternative arrangements' to backstop - Weyand

The EU is open to "alternative arrangements" to the Irish backstop -- as cited in a key British legislative proposal on the Brexit treaty -- but for now no such alternatives exist, a senior EU negotiator said on Monday.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 16:35:07

Jobs at risk as Oddbins braces for insolvency

Hundreds more retail jobs are at risk this week as the owner of Oddbins and Wine Cellars, the off-licence chain, lines up administrators for the second time in less than ten years.
Sky   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 16:23:00

Public Procurement Organisations Fear GDPR More Than Brexit

Despite endless increasingly hysterical media reports to the contrary, a landmark survey of businesses involved with public sector procurement has found that Brexit is ranked as only the fourth of six options in terms of having an impact on procurement strategy. In terms of 'high impact', Brexit comes in fifth ...
Tom Harwood / Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 16:15:07

Major retailers warn of empty shelves under no-deal Brexit

Chains including Sainsbury's and KFC said they are 'extremely concerned' about impact on customers.
Galaxy Henry / Politico   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 16:11:22

A No-Deal Brexit Would Be A Betrayal Of Leave Voters

Geraint Davies / Huffington Post   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 15:57:44

Brexit: High risk of UK crashing out - EU negotiator

The EU's deputy chief negotiator says it is a challenge to see how a deal could be backed by MPs
BBC   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 15:52:41

UK lawmakers are eyeing post-Brexit passporting beyond Europe (WP)

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence "Fintech Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. The chair of the Commons Treasury select committee, an influential cross-party body of lawmakers, said that financial service firms should be able to strike passporting agreements with countries outside Europe post ...
Eleni Digalaki / Business Insider   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 15:52:00

EU looking for UK move on trade - Weyand

It is up to Britain to overcome deadlock on the Brexit deal and it should focus on shifting its stance on a future trade deal with the EU, the bloc's deputy chief negotiator Sabine Weyand said on Monday.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 15:51:54

All You Need To Know For Tuesday's Brexit Vote

Lisa Golden / Huffington Post   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 15:46:23

Brexit & Beyond: Companies Prepare for No-Deal Brexit Complications

To subscribe to the newsletter, please sign up here Dear reader, We are ending the Brexit & Beyond newsletter on Jan. 31, and will soon begin sending you our daily What's News newsletter. It features the best of The Wall Street Journal, including Brexit and European news. You can also ...
WSJ Staff / MoneyBeat   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 15:27:54

UK government must face down EU, Ireland on Brexit - DUP

Britain must face down "the stubbornness of Dublin and Brussels" to make sure the country leaves the European Union on March 29, the Brexit spokesman of the Northern Irish party which props up Prime Minister Theresa May's government said on Monday.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 15:22:23

Factbox - May's Brexit 'plan B': What happens next in parliament?

Lawmakers (MPs) will on Tuesday debate and vote on British Prime Minister Theresa May's response to the overwhelming rejection of her Brexit plan earlier this month.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 15:13:30

Nick Clegg is right. Facebook isn't the problem. He is

Remainers want to blame social media for all the world's problems. Brexiteers want to blame the liberal elite. Fortunately, everyone can now agree to blame Nick Clegg
Tom Peck / The Independent   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 15:08:00

U.K. grocers, fast-food companies warn of major disruption from no-deal Brexit

Britain's food security could be threatened if it leaves the EU without a deal and suffers an abrupt hit to trade with the bloc, a lobby group representing firms including Sainsbury's, Asda, McDonald's and KFC said on Monday.
Reuters / CBC   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 15:03:36

UK grocers, fast food warn of major disruption from no-deal Brexit

Britain's food security could be threatened if it leaves the EU without a deal and suffers an abrupt hit to trade with the bloc, a lobby group representing firms including Sainsbury's, Asda, McDonald's and KFC said on Monday.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 14:53:00

EU needs Britain's decisions on Brexit to move forward - Weyand

The European Union would like clarity from Britain on how it sees post-Brexit trade relations if they are to move forward and avoid the most abrupt Brexit, the bloc's deputy chief negotiator Sabine Weyand said on Monday.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 14:51:38

No-deal Brexit would mean shortages and price rises, say retailers

Bosses of Sainsbury's, Asda, M&S, Co-op and Waitrose write letter to government Leading retail bosses, including the chief executives of Sainsbury's, Asda, Marks & Spencer, the Co-op and Waitrose, have written to the government warning of significant disruption to food supplies in the event of a no-deal Brexit. The letter, ...
Sarah Butler / Guardian   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 14:51:02

Dominic Grieve's Slippery Letter to MPs

Dominic Grieve has been spamming MPs with a letter trying to convince them to back his amendment (g) tomorrow, which would suspend Parliament's Standing Orders every Tuesday from 12th February until the end of March. Giving Grieve and his cronies free rein to disrupt Brexit on a weekly basis with ...
Hugh Bennett / Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 14:34:27

Brexit: All the latest updates

With just 60 days until Brexit, Prime Minister Theresa May is attempting to get her deal approved by MPs.
Al Jazeera   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 14:32:37

Sure they can have martial law for Brexit

Don't you remember how Tony Blair changed the law? Amber Rudd declares that Brexit threatens the cross channel ferries and we're in an emergency, civil rights are suspended and, effectively, we've got martial law. read more
Tim Worstall / Tim Worstall   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 14:32:23

EU Deputy Negotiator Weyand: Hard to see how you construct UK majority for a deal

The EU's Deputy Negotiator, Sabine Weyand, recently crossed the wires saying it was hard to see how the UK can get the support of the majority for a deal. Key quotes (via Reuters) Customs union in backstop was explicit UK demand. UK-wide backstop was sufficient to get treaty passed. Brexit ...
FX Street   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 14:30:31

Brexit has reached its inevitable crunch time

There have been many crucial weeks in the ongoing Brexit saga, but this week could mark the moment when the mist finally clears and Theresa May finds a way forward.
CNN   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 14:20:56

Major Supermarkets Warn No-Deal Brexit Will Lead To Empty Shelves

Nicola Slawson / Huffington Post   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 14:16:12

GBP/USD meets lows near 1.3140, Brexit vote eyed

The rally in Sterling takes a breather on Monday. Cable comes down after fresh 2019 highs beyond 1.3200. Tuesday's crucial vote on Brexit 'Plan B" in centre stage. After advancing to fresh yearly peaks above 1.3200 the figure, GBP/USD met a wave of fresh sellers and fell to the area ...
FX Street   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 14:11:51

Can a "No-Deal" Brexit Be Avoided?

British Prime Minister Theresa May's party is divided, her cabinet is split, and perhaps half its members are jostling to succeed her. To ensure an orderly withdrawal from the European Union, her government has only one option.
Gordon Brown / Project Syndicate   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 14:03:34

Tory Brexiteers Set To Kill Plan That Could Help Theresa May Strike New Deal

Arj Singh / Huffington Post   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 13:55:50

"A Firehose Of News": Preview Of The Insanely Busy Week Ahead

After a week that saw a non-stop barrage of news despite the US government's shutdown, traders will get no respite in the coming days as the newsflow firehose gets cranked up to 11 and includes: Fed meeting/Powell Presser Brexit "Plan B" vote US-China trade talks Huawei CFO extradition notice deadline ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 13:50:30

MPs' chance to take control of Brexit

Another series of votes will be held in the Commons on Tuesday night
FT   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 13:42:23

Most Absurd Brexit Claim Ever: "30-Year Recession, Worse Than 1930s"

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk, The leftwing rag mag The Guardian promotes the most hyped-up silliness to date on Brexit: a 30-year recession. Guardian writer Amelia Hill cites alleged "experts" in her nonsensical appraisalUK cannot simply trade on WTO terms after no-deal Brexit. The UK will be unable to ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 13:37:47

Labour's Corbyn's Brexit stance loses support with young, Scots - Opinium

The Brexit stance taken by the opposition Labour Party is losing it support among young people while only 12 percent of people in its former electoral heartland of Scotland back its handling of the issue, according to a poll on Monday.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 13:35:26

Brexit: Theresa May hints she will request removal of Irish backstop after Tory Eurosceptics' demands, despite EU repeatedly ruling out rethink

Shift comes ahead of vote on Brexiteer amendment that 'requires the Northern Ireland backstop to be replaced with alternative arrangements'
Rob Merrick / The Independent   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 13:33:44

Brexit is good news for those in the business of war

Lydia Noon reflects on a busy week for those seeking and profiteering from arms deals, and the hypocrisy of it. Image: Protest outside last week's Aerospace, Defence, Security and Space annual black tie dinner in London's Park Lane. Credit: Lydia Noon. While Brits have grown accustomed to turbulence in political ...
Lydia Noon / Open Democracy   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 13:22:15

EU has a Brexit message for May - Irish backstop is our red line

The European Union has a message for British Prime Minister Theresa May as she plots a path out of the Brexit impasse: a backup plan for the Irish border can be tweaked but will have to be included in any divorce deal.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 13:17:34

'No-deal' Brexit would leave shelves empty, retailers warn

A 'no-deal' Brexit would lead to higher prices, empty shelves and pose a threat to the UK's food security, retailers have warned.
Sky   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 12:39:00

Why changing the Good Friday Agreement because of Brexit is such a dangerous idea

Northern Ireland has not been free from violence since the Good Friday Agreement was signed in 1998, but a recent car bomb attack in Derry was the "most significant" in years, according to the police. No one was hurt in the incident, but it was an unwelcome reminder of the ...
Kit Rickard, PhD Candidate, Department of Political Science, UCL / The Conversation   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 12:38:00

FACTBOX - With Brexit looming, UK Plc triggers emergency measures

With Britain at risk of leaving the European Union without a divorce deal, many of its biggest companies have lost patience and started to restructure their operations to prepare for the chaotic fallout that could ensue.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 12:36:28

UK retailers warn no-deal Brexit would risk food security - BBC

Britain's food security could be threatened by a no-deal Brexit, the BBC quoted a retailers' industry group as saying on Monday.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 12:22:03

UK financial services minister expects Brexit deal

Britain is working hard for a Brexit deal but it was still prudent to put in place contingency measures in case no agreement is reached, UK financial services minister John Glen said on Monday.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 12:21:42

Global Stocks Slide Ahead Of Crazy Week; Iron Ore Soars

It's a sea of red in global equity markets as Friday's euphoria fizzled after President Donald Trump made clear he won't take no for an answer in his effort to construct a border wall while investors are hunkering down ahead of an action-packed week which includes the UK Parliament's Brexit ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 12:09:06

EUR/GBP moves to session peaks near 0.8680

The cross inches higher and approaches 0.8700. The Sterling loses further momentum ahead of key vote. UK Parliament will vote on Brexit 'Plan B' on Tuesday. The now softer tone around the British Pound is sustaining the up move in EUR/GBP top fresh daily highs in the 0.8680 region. EUR/GBP ...
FX Street   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 12:06:22

Battle begins for MPs to take control of Brexit plan B

The battle is on for MPs trying to change the course of Brexit, as they drum up support ahead of crucial votes tomorrow.
Sky   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 12:00:00

Brexit has made Brits 'angrier' and 'deeply divided': survey

Trust in both UK Prime Minister Theresa May and opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has dropped, Edelman survey found.
Judith Mischke / Politico   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 11:57:37

UK parliament will get second chance to vote on May's Brexit deal - spokesman

British Prime Minister Theresa May intends to give parliament a second chance to approve a Brexit deal as soon as possible, her spokesman said on Monday, adding that negotiations to change the deal so it can win MPs' support were ongoing.
Reuters   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 11:46:23

Be prepared, it's an action-packed week in capital markets

Monday January 28: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities start the week on the back foot, as capital markets weigh political developments, from Sino-U.S trade to Brexit, against U.S corporate earnings, that have to date, surpassed many analysts expectations, and this despite ongoing signs of a global ...
Dean Popplewell / OANDA   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 11:43:24

Brexit food shortages are not inevitable - keep calm and don't panic buy

Shutterstock With no Brexit deal in place and March 29 fast approaching, fears are growing that the UK will struggle to maintain supplies of food currently sourced from the EU. A company producing £295 "Brexit boxes" containing freeze-dried food, a water filter and fire-starting gel, recently said it has sold ...
SMART / The Conversation   |   Mon, 28 Jan 2019 11:40:10

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