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Britain and EU clinch deal to move Brexit talks forward

Britain and EU clinch deal to move Brexit talks forward

Published 08/12/2017

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May is welcomed by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker at the EC headquarters in Brussels, Belgium December 8, 2017. REUTERS/Yves HermanBRUSSELS/LONDON [more…]

Factbox: What’s in the Brexit divorce deal?

Factbox: What’s in the Brexit divorce deal?

Published 08/12/2017

An Anti-Brexit protestor waves EU and Union flags outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain December 5, 2017. REUTERS/Simon DawsonBRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European [more…]

Impossible to calculate Brexit bill figure at present: EU’s Barnier

Impossible to calculate Brexit bill figure at present: EU’s Barnier

Published 08/12/2017

European Union's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier holds a press conference at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium December 8, 2017. REUTERS/Yves HermanBRUSSELS (Reuters) [more…]

European stocks rally after Brexit, banking rules deals

European stocks rally after Brexit, banking rules deals

Published 08/12/2017

The German share price index, DAX board, is seen at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, December 6, 2017. REUTERS/Staff/Remote/File PhotoLONDON (Reuters) - European stocks [more…]

Britain won’t pay EU more, or sooner, than if it were EU member: Barnier

Britain won’t pay EU more, or sooner, than if it were EU member: Barnier

Published 08/12/2017

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Britain will honor all its financial obligations to the European Union as part of its divorce bill, but the payments will not [more…]

Confusion reigns as banks scramble to price FX, bond research under EU markets revamp

Confusion reigns as banks scramble to price FX, bond research under EU markets revamp

Published 04/12/2017

Jordanian Dinar, Yuan, Dollar, Canadian Dollar, Pound and Riyals banknotes are seen in this picture illustration taken June 13, 2017. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/IllustrationLONDON (Reuters) - How [more…]

British Labour leader Corbyn tells Morgan Stanley: ‘We’re a threat’

British Labour leader Corbyn tells Morgan Stanley: ‘We’re a threat’

Published 01/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party speaks at the Conferederation of British Industry's annual conference in London, Britain, November 6, [more…]

EU states set to haggle over blacklist of 20 tax havens

EU states set to haggle over blacklist of 20 tax havens

Published 01/12/2017

European Union flags flutter outside the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium June 14, 2017. REUTERS/Francois LenoirBRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union finance ministers will decide [more…]

Paris watchdog win bolsters its fight for Brexit banks

Paris watchdog win bolsters its fight for Brexit banks

Published 22/11/2017

A general view shows the aerial subway and the city rooftops in Paris February 24, 2015. REUTERS/Gonzalo FuentesPARIS/LONDON (Reuters) - The surprise decision to move [more…]

Bob Geldof calls Aung San Suu Kyi `handmaiden to genocide`

Bob Geldof calls Aung San Suu Kyi `handmaiden to genocide`

Published 13/11/2017

Irish musician and activist Bob Geldof called Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi "a hand maiden to genocide" on Monday as he returned his Freedom of the City of Dublin award in protest over his fellow recipient's response to the repression of Rohingya Muslims. [more…]