Brexit News Archive: 26 Nov 2019

Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier to prioritise UK trade deal post-Brexit - Financial Times

The European Union's Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, has told EU politicians he will make Britain's new trade deal with the EU a priority after Brexit, the Financial Times reported citing people briefed on a closed-door meeting in Strasbourg on Tuesday.
Reuters   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 22:03:17

Barnier pledges to prioritise UK trade deal post-Brexit

EU's chief negotiator warns of short timeframe to secure future relationship
FT   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 20:54:28

Brexit: 'Only an ambitious trade deal can protect car jobs'

The UK motor industry's trade body says car production could be slashed by a third without a trade deal.
BBC   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 20:31:16

No-deal Brexit 'would cost UK car industry £40bn by 2024'

Trade body warns WTO rules would mean 1.5m fewer cars built in UK by 2025 The British car industry has delivered a bleak warning over the danger of a no-deal Brexit, saying it would devastate UK motor manufacturing at a cost of more than £40bn in lost production by 2024. ...
Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent / Guardian   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 20:30:30

Data firm broke Canadian privacy laws with involvement in Brexit, U.S. campaigns - probe

Canadian data firm AggregateIQ broke privacy laws with some of the work it did for a leading pro-Brexit group in Britain and a number of U.S. political campaigns, according to a report of an official probe released on Tuesday.
Reuters   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 19:34:11

New anti-Brexit group forms after People's Vote row

Vote for a Final Say launch follows infighting among pro-EU campaigns.
Emilio Casalicchio / Politico   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 19:21:08

Election: 25 key seats where tactical voting could make a second Brexit referendum happen

New campaign urges Remain supporters to make their votes count, as record numbers sign up for 12 December poll
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 18:53:00

Victoria-based data company breached privacy laws in work for pro-Brexit campaign: report

Victoria-based AggregateIQ Data Services breached Canadian and B.C. privacy laws in work it carried out on behalf of the pro-Brexit Vote Leave campaign, according to a newly released report by the B.C. and federal privacy commissioners.
Karin Larsen / CBC   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 18:17:51

Despite the Financial Issues, U.S. Economy Strongest Since WWII

By Jacob Wolinsky, ValueWalk Dan Celia: Even Amid Tensions And Other Financial Issues Concerning U.S.-China Trade, Brexit, European Banking Sector and Middle East, U.S. Economy Strongest Since WWII PHILADELPHIA - Nationally syndicated host and biblical investing authority Dan Celia said this morning that a still-brewing but more optimistic U.S.-China trade ...
Special To ETF Trends / ETF Trends   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 18:12:07

France and Germany propose EU overhaul after Brexit upheaval

France and Germany put aside bilateral tensions on Tuesday to call for an overhaul of the EU, which has been buffeted over the past decade by a euro zone debt crisis, an influx of migrants and refugees, rising eurosceptic populism and Brexit.
Reuters   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 18:02:31

Who should I vote for? A guide to all party manifestos in the UK general election

Where the political parties stand on the NHS, Brexit and other key issues
Lizzy Buchan / The Independent   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 16:55:17

ISDA Requests Extension of Relief on Brexit-related Novations

On November 25, 2019, ISDA wrote to European authorities to request an extension to regulatory... Read more ISDA Requests Extension of Relief on Brexit-related Novations The post ISDA Requests Extension of Relief on Brexit-related Novations appeared first on International Swaps and Derivatives Association .
nsawyer / ISDA   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 16:12:27

What do the parties' election manifestos say about Brexit?

Most of the main UK political parties have now published their manifestos for the general election on 12 December. Open Europe's Dominic Walsh examines each party's Brexit policies and the key issues and questions that arise from them. The post What do the parties' election manifestos say about Brexit? appeared ...
Dominic Walsh / Open Europe   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 16:04:44

'That's completely wrong': Michael Gove falsely claims EU has no single market for services

Future for services sector will be 'way worse' after Brexit, trade experts warns - after top Conservative claims it will 'flourish'
Rob Merrick / The Independent   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 15:39:00

Second Brexit and Scottish referendums 'would cost £155m and take nine months'

Boris Johnson has claimed it would cost more than £150m and take at least nine months for the UK to hold Brexit and Scottish independent referendums next year.
Sky   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 14:17:00

UK falls in diplomatic rankings despite 'Global Britain' vision

Leading think-tank says country is no longer top 10 power amid Brexit battles
FT   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 13:15:26

Sir Ivan Rogers Plays Cassandra Again, Warns of Likely 2020 Brexit Trade Negotiations Train Wreck

Another incisive Brexit reading by Sir Ivan.
Yves Smith / Naked Capitalism   |   Tue, 26 Nov 2019 11:45:39