Brexit News Archive: 25 May 2019

Race to replace May leaves Brexit in limbo

Contenders to succeed Theresa May as Britain's prime minister prepared to launch their leadership campaigns on Saturday, leaving Brexit shrouded in uncertainty. A tearful May announced her resignation on Friday, leaving the Brexit process for exiting the European Union in limbo and raising the risk of Britain crashing out of ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly   |   Sat, 25 May 2019 21:38:08

Theresa May Out; Boris Johnson In?

De ja vu all over again? Summer is here, the British prime minister has resigned amid Brexit turmoil, and Donald Trump is headed to the United Kingdom. No, it's not June 2016. It's May 2019.There are no second acts in American life, but Boris Johnson, the former foreign secretary, London ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly   |   Sat, 25 May 2019 21:09:41

Tory leadership: Dominic Raab enters race

The former Brexit secretary is the latest MP to say he wants to succeed Theresa May.
BBC   |   Sat, 25 May 2019 20:25:10

Former UK Brexit minister Raab enters battle to be next PM

Former Brexit Minister Dominic Raab became the sixth candidate to enter the contest to replace Theresa May as prime minister on Saturday, vowing to fight for a fairer deal on Brexit.
Reuters   |   Sat, 25 May 2019 20:18:36

Liam Fox calls for clear out of Downing Street advisers who doubt Brexit

Patrick Sawer / Telegraph   |   Sat, 25 May 2019 20:00:00

Backlash hits Boris Johnson's bid for No 10 as senior Tories back away over no-deal Brexit fears

Rory Stewart accuses leadership favourite of duplicity - while Amber Rudd refuses to describe him as 'an honest politician'
Rob Merrick / The Independent   |   Sat, 25 May 2019 17:55:48

Theresa May must pass law to stop no-deal Brexit before she leaves, former cabinet minister warns

Sir Ed Davey warns hard Brexit PM could stop parliament from sitting to prevent MPs blocking no-deal withdrawal
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Sat, 25 May 2019 13:34:31

EU anti-fraud body considering investigation into Nigel Farage

Former UKIP leader allegedly received gifts worth £450,000 from insurance tycoon and Brexit campaigner Arron Banks.
Lili Bayer / Politico   |   Sat, 25 May 2019 12:55:46

The Evolution of Three Issues are Key in the Week Ahead

As May winds down, the light economic calendar will allow investors to take their cues from the evolution of three disruptive forces--trade, Brexit and the US economy. With actions against Huawei and possibly a handful of Chinese surveillance equipment producers, the US raised the stakes. The retaliatory tariffs are effective ...
Marc Chandler / Marc to Market   |   Sat, 25 May 2019 12:19:10

The battle for Europe's future: The next European Parliament will be more fragmented independently of Brexit

This week's European Parliament elections are a battle for Europe's future. In this blog, Thierry Chopin, Nicolò Fraccaroli, Nils Hernborg and Jean-Francois Jamet examine the evolution of political cleavages ahead of the vote and the potential impact of Brexit on their result. They argue the next European Parliament will be ...
Blog Team / EUROPP   |   Sat, 25 May 2019 11:54:00

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