Europhile Conservative MPs helped inflict defeat on prime minister
FT | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 22:51:10
MPs have rejected a no-deal Brexit. The BBC's Chris Mason explains what might happen next.
BBC | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 22:50:07
Ford Motor Co. said it will be hit twice by U.K. tariffs to be imposed in the event of a no-deal Brexit.The U.S. company, which ...
No Author / Japan Times | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 22:45:03
British MPs voted to reject a no-deal Brexit on Wednesday, prompting Prime Minister Theresa May to announce she will put her EU divorce plan to parliament for a third time in the coming days. May said the "logical consequence" of the votes was for MPs now to decide if they ...
Times of India | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 22:33:57
Latest Commons defeat may be what helps prime minister pass her deal
FT | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 22:33:14
Brexit - Parliament votes to reject No-Deal Brexit anytime USD - Dollar sinks as risk appetite dwindles Stocks - S&P 500 recaptures 2,800 but well-off highs after FAA reverses stance on 737s Treasuries - Demand falls on 30 year Oil - Extends gain as dollar remains under pressure Gold - ...
Ed Moya / OANDA | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 22:31:20
Gold trades near $1309 at the start of Asian trading on Thursday. Buyers prefer the bullion amid USD weakness, weighing less on Brexit driven positivity. Developments concerning US-China trade talk, Brexit and China data should be observed carefully. Gold prices around $1309 during the initial hour of Asian trading on ...
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 22:27:57
The British parliament on Wednesday rejected leaving the European Union without a deal, further weakening Prime Minister Theresa May and paving the way for a vote that could delay Brexit until at least the end of June.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 22:26:45
Paul Waugh / Huffington Post | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 22:23:21
Sterling rises more than 2% after Parliament rejects a no-deal Brexit.
BBC | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 22:18:12
Prime minister's latest move effectively creates a seven-day deadline for MPs to sign off on her Brexit deal.
Tom McTague / Politico | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 22:07:52
Theresa May planned to defeat herself, then decided not to defeat herself by defeating herself, then lost. To herself
The House of Commons was a Benny Hill chase on acid, running through a Salvador Dali painting in a spaceship on its way to mad infinity and beyond
Tom Peck / The Independent | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 22:03:27
Check how your MP voted in the latest Brexit vote.
BBC | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 21:53:33
NZD/USD trades near 0.6860 during early Thursday. The USD weakness and market optimism offer a good start to the day. Traders still await China data for fresh impulse. NZD/USD is on bids near 0.6860 at the start of Asian trading on Thursday. The quote took advantage of greenback weakness and ...
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 21:51:40
Parliamentarians reject possibility of leaving EU without a withdrawal agreement by 321 to 278
Colin Drury / The Independent | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 21:45:00
Britain's Parliament voted to avoid an economically disastrous no-deal split from the European Union, opening the door to delaying Brexit and radically re-writing the terms ...
No Author / Japan Times | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 21:30:37
Brexit latest: Theresa May launches bid for third 'meaningful' vote that would delay EU departure until June
Britain's departure from the EU looks set to be delayed until June after Theresa May launched a desperate last ditch bid to make MPs vote on her Brexit deal a third time.
Joe Watts / The Independent | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 21:23:00
British lawmakers on Wednesday rejected leaving the European Union without a deal in any scenario, paving the way for a vote to seek to delay Brexit until at least the end of June.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 21:18:28
MPs on Wednesday rejected leaving the European Union without a deal in any scenario, paving the way for a vote to seek to delay Brexit until at least the end of June.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 21:15:48
Members of Theresa May's cabinet defied government whip on motion to prevent UK leaving EU without withdrawal agreement
Benjamin Kentish, Chiara Giordano / The Independent | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 21:08:00
Pounds jumps across the board after UK Parliament blocks a no-deal Brexit. On Thursday, MPs will debate and vote on a motion to extending Article 50. EUR/GBP heads for the lowest close since May 2017. The pound accelerated to the upside after the UK Parliament voted to rejected a no-deal ...
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 21:06:01
I am listening to the live debate in the House of Commons about the vote, which just took place voting down a "no-deal Brexit," 321-278, close enough to make us a little nervous. Some MPs are up in arms that the ... Continue reading →
macromon / Global Macro Monitor | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 21:05:39
The government must come up with plans to allow parliament to vote on a series of options to break the impasse over Brexit or lawmakers will take over Britain's departure from the European Union, an opposition Labour lawmaker said on Wednesday.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 21:02:02
FT | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 21:01:22
The government must come up with plans to allow parliament to vote on a series of options to break the impasse over Brexit or lawmakers will take over Britain's departure from the European Union, a Labour MP said on Wednesday.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 21:01:14
CNN | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:56:10
British lawmakers reject a no-deal Brexit, paving the way for the UK's departure from the EU to be delayed
British lawmakers have decisively rejected a no-deal Brexit, inflicting another heavy defeat on Britain's embattled Prime Minister and paving a way for the UK's departure from the EU to be delayed.
CNN | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:54:53
Senior eurosceptic British lawmaker Steve Baker said on Wednesday he would keep voting against Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal if it was put before parliament again.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:52:51
Brexit vote result - LIVE: Cabinet ministers rebel as Theresa May's bid to keep no-deal Brexit on the table ends in yet another humiliating defeat
Follow The Independent's live coverage of the day's political events
Ashley Cowburn, Shehab Khan / The Independent | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:52:00
Below is a text of the statement Prime Minister Theresa May delivered to the House of Commons after MPs voted to reject leaving the European Union without a deal in any scenario.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:49:25
The European Commission warns that Britain must agree to a deal to leave the European Union.
The Associated Press / truthdig | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:47:24
MPs on Wednesday rejected leaving the European Union without a deal in any scenario, paving the way for a vote to delay Brexit to seek a way out of the country's worst political crisis in generations.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:42:49
CNN | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:41:20
Brexit is due to happen on March 29, and the UK is sprinting to that finish line with absolutely no idea of what will happen.
CNN | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:40:05
Following is the motion to be put to MPs in the House of Commons on Thursday by the government of Prime Minister Theresa May:
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:36:22
At a conference in Bengaluru recently, i explained to a confused fellow delegate the difference between England, Great Britain, the United Kingdom and British Isles. We were talking about what Brexit meant, and my clarification...
Pratik Dattani / Times of India | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:30:07
Britain's government will propose on Thursday to seek a delay to Brexit until June 30 if parliament approves a deal to leave the European Union by March 20, the parliamentary Speaker said on Wednesday.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:23:47
Arj Singh / Huffington Post | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:23:03
Britain could face a long delay to Brexit if MPs cannot agree a way forward in coming days, Prime Minister Theresa May said after MPs voted to reject leaving the European Union without a deal in any circumstance.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:21:03
Forecaster's mid-term outlook buoyed by £50bn in tax increases, despite low growth and falling house prices in 2019 Britain's economy will struggle to grow by more than 1.2% this year as Brexit uncertainty hits business investment and sends house prices into reverse for the first time since the 2008 financial ...
Phillip Inman / Guardian | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:16:00
It is one of the clearest indications yet that any bid by the UK to prolong Article 50 will not be straightforward.
euronews | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:13:41
STRASBOURG, France (AP) - British Prime Minister Theresa May says Parliament will vote Thursday on whether to seek a delay to Britain's...
Summer Concepcion / TPM | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:13:38
EUR/GBP 30-minute chart EUR/GBP is trading below its main SMAs suggesting bearish momentum in the short-term. The break below 0.8550 can lead to 0.8500 key support. Resistances are at 0.8550, 0.8580 and 0.8600 level. Additional key levels EUR/GBP Overview: Today Last Price: 0.8549 Today Daily change: -84 pips Today Daily ...
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:08:25
May suffers fresh Commons defeats on votes to kill off hard Brexit
FT | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:08:13
Parliament has voted against leaving the European Union without "a deal". Having lost a second vote on her withdrawal agreement on March 12, May agreed to let MPs vote on whether they would accept leaving the EU without a deal on March 13. They voted 321 to 278 against no ...
Christoph Meyer, Professor of European and International Politics, King's College London / The Conversation | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:06:53
UK Parliament votes to reject a no-deal Brexit. Political uncertainty reins amid rumors of resignations from the UK cabinet. Cable spikes to 1.3277 and pulls back modestly. The GBP/USD pair rose after the Brexit related votes at the UK Parliament. It reached a fresh daily high at 1.3280 and pulled ...
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:06:15
The House of Commons voted against the deal by 312 votes to 308.
PTI / Financial Express | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:04:55
British lawmakers voted 312 to 308
Associated Press / Time | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:03:10
Britain on Wednesday unveiled a contingency trade policy that favors global giants such as China over EU countries in case of a messy divorce from ...
No Author / Japan Times | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:02:26
Jeremy Corbyn is floating options following yet another defeat for PM May in The House of Commons today: Customs union Second referendum "Norway plus He says that Parliament must now take control and will seek cross-party support.
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:02:11
Seriously... China stocks plunge, US earnings tumbling, US macro data disappointment, Brexit uncertainty, bond yields plunge and still US stocks surge (we'll explain why below)... Chinese markets collapsed overnight with ChiNext plunging over 6% from Monday's highs... While China tumbled, European markets rallied with DAX outperforming on some positive economic ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:02:10
According to a survey of over 7,000 business leaders in the UK.
Gregory Thwaites / HBR | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:00:08
Britain's parliament on Wednesday backed a proposal for Prime Minister Theresa May to completely rule out a 'no deal' Brexit, something she has said was impossible to do.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:59:30
British lawmakers on Wednesday overwhelmingly rejected leaving the European Union without a deal, paving the way for a vote to delay Brexit to seek a way out of Britain's worst political crisis in generations.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:58:10
"The default, in U.K. and EU law, remains that the U.K. will leave without a deal unless something else is agreed." PM May acknowledges that a clear majority voted to reject a no-deal Brexit, but then emphasizes the legal default remains precisely that "unless something else is agreed."
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:55:30
The day after resoundingly rejecting British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit withdrawal agreement, lawmakers Wednesday narrowly voted against leaving the European Union without any deal at all in hopes of avoiding almost certain economic chaos. Parliament's vote of 312 to 308 indicated that,...
Christina Boyle / LA Times | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:50:00
British MPs have rejected the amendment which sought to delay Brexit until May 22 for further preparations to take place in order to mitigate the impact of a no-deal Brexit should no agreement be reached.
CNN | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:49:45
Party now says it would 'not be right' for public to be given Final Say vote on prime minister's plan after it was again rejected by MPs
Benjamin Kentish / The Independent | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:49:35
Rules could ultimately force businesses to move to retain contracts with EU clients
FT | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:47:37
GBP/JPY 30-minute chart Brexit: The Commons voted 312-308 on amendment to block no-deal Brexit. GBP/JPY is trading above its main SMAs suggesting a bullish momentum in the short-term. The break above 147.25 might lead to 148.00 and 148.50 resistances. Supports are at 146.60, 145.25 and 144.75 level. Additional key levels ...
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:45:41
British lawmakers voted on Wednesday to reject leaving the European Union without an agreement, after Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit plan was overwhelmingly rejected by parliament a day earlier.Many lawmakers feared warnings that leaving without deal could lead to economic disruption, clogged ports and stalled travel in Britain and Europe.The ...
The Washington Post / South China Morning Post | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:44:34
Feeling a little lost about what's going on with Brexit? Here's our basic guide.
BBC | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:42:21
Stocks Higher into Final Hour on Brexit Hopes, Diminished Global Growth Fears, Technical Buying, Sector Strength
Broad Equity Market Tone: Advance/Decline Line: Substantially Higher Sector Performance: Almost Every Sector Rising Volume: Below Average Market Leading Stocks: Performing In Line Equity Investor Angst: Volatility(VIX) 13.6 -1.5% Euro/Yen Carry Return Index 130.70 +.08% Emerging Markets Currency Volatility(VXY) 8.06 -.62% S&P 500 Implied Correlation 39.14 -2.05% ISE Sentiment Index ...
Gary / Between the Hedges | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:38:00
Malthouse B was a Brexiteer amendment calling for the government to seek, effectively, a managed no-deal - it was defeated 374-164. It was not expected to pass as it was requesting something that the EU has repeatedly rejected, most recently yesterday.
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:36:30
The government loses by four votes as MPs reject a no-deal Brexit, in a non-binding vote.
BBC | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:36:22
Paul Waugh / Huffington Post | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:36:18
British lawmakers voted to rule out leaving the European Union without a formal departure deal when the U.K. leaves the bloc in less than three weeks.
Kim Hjelmgaard, USA TODAY / USA Today | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:36:04
Theresa May has again failed to get her Brexit deal through Parliament. What might the next move be?
BBC | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:35:44
Ford Motor Co. said it will be hit twice by British tariffs to be imposed in the event of a no-deal Brexit. The U.S. company, which makes only engines in Britain, would be taxed on exporting them to assembly plants in mainland Europe and then face import duties for bringing ...
Irene García Pérez / LA Times | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:35:00
MPs reject a no-deal Brexit by 312 to 308 in a non-binding vote, despite the government whipping Conservatives not to back it.
BBC | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:34:08
The vote, which deals a further blow to PM Theresa May's Brexit strategy, was passed by 312 in favour and 308 against.
Al Jazeera | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:34:03
GBP/USD 30-minute chart Brexit: The Commons voted 312-308 on amendment to block no-deal Brexit. GBP/USD is trading above its main SMAs suggesting bullish momentum in the short-term. The break above 1.3200 key resistance can lead to 1.3300 and 1.3340 resistances. To the downside, immediate supports are seen near 1.3200, 1.3150 ...
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:33:39
Sterling up more than 1%, wiping out fall in previous session
FT | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:31:04
British lawmakers on Wednesday rejected leaving the European Union without a deal in any scenario, in a non-binding vote which will increase pressure on Prime Minister Theresa May to rule out a 'no-deal' exit.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:24:24
UK MPs have voted to take a 'no-deal' Brexit off the table. What does this mean? Britain will only leave the EU after having secured a deal with Brussels, unless it fails to get a delay on Article 50 by March 29 – the Brexit deadline day. Political Editor of ...
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:22:31
Arj Singh / Huffington Post | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:22:30
Seeking Alpha | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:22:19
Update: The narrow margin - with a majority of just 4 - suggests that some ministers likely rebelled and voted against the government whip. FT has speculated that resignations may follow. The result of the previous vote will come as a shock to many. The narrow margin - a majority ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:21:10
MPs are concerned that leaving the EU without a deal on March 29 would damage the UK economy.
Charlie Cooper / Politico | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:20:29
Theresa May has been told by the House of Commons to rule out a no-deal Brexit at any point, after MPs backed a plan to remove it as an option.
Joe Watts, Benjamin Kentish / The Independent | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:17:00
The winds out on the North Sea are too strong for Whitby's fishermen to go anywhere.
CNN | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:14:48
Some cabinet ministers have pencilled in March 26 as date for new Commons showdown
FT | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:07:07
However Brexit works out in the end, the deep problems and divisions in British politics cannot simply be erased.
Al Jazeera | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:03:58
MPs are hoping they will get their chance to push alternative plans to PM's agreement
FT | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:00:30
Legal opinion suggests Brexit delay would mean polls being held in May
FT | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 18:59:49
Paris and Berlin at opposite ends of spectrum in debate over likely UK request
FT | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 18:55:03
MPs are set to vote on whether the UK should leave the EU without a deal or not - what does it mean?
BBC | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 18:39:59
Chancellor warns UK's economic progress is imperilled by a no-deal exit
FT | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 18:39:23
MPs were on Wednesday set to vote against the threat of a 'no-deal' exit from the European Union on March 29 after a second defeat for Prime Minister Theresa May's divorce agreement left Britain heading into the unknown.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 18:28:39
AUD/USD is currently trading at 0.7086, between the day's range of 0.7049 and 0.7089. AUD/USD is climbing the trend line support and now based at the double top area of 0.7050 but struggles at 0.7090 prior support/resistance level. AUD/USD has been on the backfoot again within the 2018 downtrend following ...
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 18:24:48
The European Union expects British Prime Minister Theresa May to request a Brexit delay beyond March 29 after the divided UK parliament voted down her divorce agreed with the bloc for the second time on Tuesday.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 18:18:45
US stock turn higher, on its way for the third consecutive daily gain. Traders await another crucial Brexit vote. US data and crude oil boost equity price. In Wall Street, equity prices are higher on Wednesday for the third-day in-a-row. The Dow Jones is up by 0.65% while the Nasdaq ...
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 18:13:48
GBP/JPY daily chart GBP/JPY is trading in a bull leg above its main simple moving averages (SMAs). The Sterling can see volatile movements as the UK's House of Commons is to vote on a Brexit no-deal starting 19.00 GMT. GBP/JPY 4-hour chart GBP/JPY is trading above its main SMAs suggesting ...
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:55:37
Stefan Rousseau/Press Association via AP Images Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks during the annual conference of the EEF manufacturers organisation at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre in London. I didn't go to London to write about Brexit; despite that, here I am, back in the U.S. and writing ...
Sarah Jaffe / American Prospect | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:54:01
It is that time again for Brexit voting in The House of Commons following May's second defeated attempt to get her Brexit deal approved. At 1900 GMT, The House of Commons will vote on whether to proceed with a no-deal Brexit, or, as a more the likelier scenario, to vote ...
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:53:18
Chancellor urges MPs to support a Brexit deal to boost the economy
Lizzy Buchan / The Independent | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:52:07
The Northern Ireland party that props up British Prime Minister Theresa May's government said on Wednesday her European Union withdrawal bill is dead and should not be put to parliament for a third time.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:43:14
Brexit vote: Speaker John Bercow set to rule on blocking Theresa May's deal being put to MPs a third time
He said said 'a ruling would be made' on the matter at the appropriate time
Joe Watts / The Independent | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:40:00
Sandwiched between Brexit votes, the chancellor's spring statement was pretty low key One of Philip Hammond's early decisions was to make his spring statement play second fiddle to the Treasury's main event of the year, the autumn budget. Even the chancellor could not have expected his half-yearly update on the ...
Larry Elliott / Guardian | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:33:36
British Conservative lawmaker Caroline Spelman, who had proposed a vote in parliament to rule out a no-deal Brexit in any scenario, said on Wednesday she no longer backed her own amendment.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:30:00
Her back to the wall on Brexit, Theresa May turned to her legal adviser to rescue her deal with the EU - only to see Geoffrey Cox deliver it a mortal blow as parliament voted down the treaty for a second time.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:22:05
British plan could make Northern Ireland back door to UK market.
Simon Marks, Emmet Livingstone / Politico | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:20:15
The British parliament voted Tuesday to obstruct one of the last remaining ways to an orderly Brexit. This is partly due to the intransigence of members of parliament, and partly due to Prime Minister Theresa May's hamfisted negotiating tactics.
Spiegel | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:18:00
The reason so many hate the prime minister's deal is that it shows the perfect Brexit does not exist
FT | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:16:41
Italy would accept an extension of article 50 on Britain's exit from the European Union if London requests it, junior foreign minister Guglielmo Picchi said on Wednesday.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:09:07
Chancellor suggests softening stance may be only way to end impasse and unlock £26bn dividend
FT | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:08:44
Ahead of the House of Commons voting on whether to proceed with a no-deal Brexit and crash out of the European Union in just 16 days, which is the default event as things currently stand, (vote is expected at 1900GMT), Michel Barnier speaking is speaking to Euronews and said negotiations ...
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:01:39
Agreement struck by trade secretary in blaze of publicity 'differs significantly from the EU-Swiss agreements it replaces'
Rob Merrick / The Independent | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:58:51
Brexit news: Czech prime minister tells Theresa May personally to hold second referendum and back remain
The pair spoke on the phone at the weekend, Andrej Babiš said
Jon Stone / The Independent | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:57:00
If Prime Minister Theresa May presses on with her Brexit deal after lawmakers vote to delay Britain's exit, parliament will have to look at other options, the opposition Labour Party's Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Wednesday.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:53:42
It is hard to calculate catastrophe risk when those in charge have lost credibility
FT | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:51:58
CNN | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:51:46
CNN correspondents and producers go back to basics to guide you through everything you need to know about Brexit and the divorce between the EU and the UK.
CNN | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:37:01
Gold has posted considerable gains in Wednesday trading, continuing the upward movement seen on Tuesday. In the North American session, the spot price for one ounce of gold is $1308.38, up 0.54% on the day. In the U.S., durable goods orders gained 0.4%, compared to an estimate of -0.5%. Core ...
Kenny Fisher / OANDA | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:30:32
A frictionless border. Remizov / Shutterstock.com As Brexit creeps closer with no deal in place, the UK government has published contingency plans to avoid a hard border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. Central to this is a unilateral commitment by the UK not to apply checks or ...
Billy Melo Araujo, Lecturer in EU and International Economic Law, Queen's University Belfast / The Conversation | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:29:11
British lawmakers may have an opportunity on Thursday to vote on whether to have indicative votes on different Brexit options, one of the most senior Brexit-supporting ministers in Prime Minister Theresa May's government said.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:26:03
The U.K. and the European Union are headed down to the wire on their divorce and there's mounting concern about what the hardest form of Brexit - one with no deal in place at all - could look like.
Washington Post | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:25:13
A British lawmaker who had proposed a vote to rule out a no-deal Brexit in any scenario is no longer backing the amendment, the BBC reported on Wednesday.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:18:10
Pound remains firm across the board and hits fresh highs. EUR/GBP erases most of yesterday's losses, back near 0.8550. UK: House of Commons to vote on a 'no deal' motion. The pound rose further during the last hours ahead of another Brexit related vote in the House of Commons. The ...
FX Street | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:59:31
Britain should not abruptly leave the European Union without measures in place to safeguard its own economy and that of the European Union because that would be the worst outcome, Germany's economy minister said on Wednesday.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:59:06
GBP/USD continues to show volatility this week. In Wednesday's North American session, the pair is trading at 1.3212, up 1.04% on the day. In economic news, there are no British indicators on the calendar. The government released its annual budget, and parliament votes on whether Britain should leave the E.U. ...
Kenny Fisher / OANDA | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:55:25
The chancellor asks for cross-party consensus, despite the PM still appearing to back her own deal.
BBC | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:54:08
Simon Hart / Huffington Post | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:52:56
Country's future depends on whether Brexit solves or exacerbates its weaknesses
FT | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:41:57
The British Parliament votes later on the prospect of a no-deal Brexit and is expected to rule out the chaos scenario by a comfortable margin. There's still no majority for any kind of Brexit, and Theresa May says the deal that was routed last night is the only one on ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:40:26
World equity markets broadly rose on Wednesday, lifted by investor optimism that British lawmakers will rule out a no-deal Brexit and fresh U.S. data that highlighted a strong economy with low inflation, an outlook that weakened the dollar.
Reuters | Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:39:30