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Factbox: Through the Brexit Looking Glass – What happens next?

Factbox: Through the Brexit Looking Glass – What happens next?

Published 15/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s parliament last month demanded Prime Minister Theresa May renegotiate a Brexit divorce deal that the other members of the European Union [more…]

Darkening ‘global economic skies’ pull stocks lower

Darkening ‘global economic skies’ pull stocks lower

Published 08/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Global stocks fell for a third straight day on Friday, and were set for their first weekly loss in seven, as investors [more…]

Deutsche Bank, Commerzbank merger talk ‘speculation’: German…

Deutsche Bank, Commerzbank merger talk ‘speculation’: German…

Published 08/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Friday he was in talks with banks about their future and called reports of a [more…]

Crypto bear market threatens to last as potential token supply weighs

Crypto bear market threatens to last as potential token supply weighs

Published 08/02/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Cryptocurrencies may be facing a prolonged bear market. Companies that issued tokens, or digital currencies, over the last two years through [more…]

Bank of America appoints head of new EU unit in Brexit move

Bank of America appoints head of new EU unit in Brexit move

Published 08/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Bank of America Merrill Lynch has named Sanaz Zaimi as head of its new Paris-based European Union broker-dealer unit BofA Securities Europe, [more…]

Boris Johnson tells UK’s May: Ditch the Irish backstop and get support

Boris Johnson tells UK’s May: Ditch the Irish backstop and get support

Published 28/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The most prominent Brexit campaigner in Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative party said on Monday that she would get widespread support if [more…]

UK education minister does not see no-deal Brexit becoming…

UK education minister does not see no-deal Brexit becoming…

Published 28/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s education minister Damian Hinds said on Monday he did not envisage a no-deal Brexit becoming the official policy of Prime Minister [more…]

Asia shares pare gains as focus turns to crucial Sino-U.S. trade talks

Asia shares pare gains as focus turns to crucial Sino-U.S. trade talks

Published 28/01/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares ticked up on Monday though they retreated from earlier highs as relief on news of a deal to reopen the [more…]

Brexit is in peril, UK PM May warns ahead of vote on her deal

Brexit is in peril, UK PM May warns ahead of vote on her deal

Published 14/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May warned on Monday that Britain’s planned exit from the EU could be derailed, a last-ditch effort to win [more…]

EU writes to UK providing assurances over Ireland Brexit backstop

EU writes to UK providing assurances over Ireland Brexit backstop

Published 14/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker have written a letter to British Prime Minister Theresa May setting [more…]