Reports Tagged: UK

October 16, 2020

European Union leaders agreed yesterday to continue talks with the United Kingdom over the next few weeks to get a Brexit deal over the line, and Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson,

July 29, 2020

Michel Barnier, head of the European Commission task force on Brexit, made headlines last Friday with leaks that he had told European Union ambassadors at a closed-door meeting that his

July 16, 2020

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson this week announced a ban on the addition of any new Huawei components to British 5G networks effective December 31 and a phase-out of Huawei

December 18, 2019

On the heels of a historic landslide victory last week for his Conservative Party, Prime Minister Boris Johnson wasted no time in announcing he would seek a parliamentary vote to

January 30, 2019

The fluid and highly uncertain back and forth between UK Prime Minister Teresa May and Members of Parliament over the past few weeks culminated in a round robin of multiple

September 20, 2017

British Prime Minister Theresa May is due to present her updated vision for Brexit at a conference in Florence this coming Friday. Before that, she will hold a crucial cabinet

July 25, 2017

After a rather uneventful second preliminary round of Brexit talks last week, United Kingdom and European Union negotiators broke off for the summer recess, postponing the most politically sensitive topics

January 24, 2017

*** This morning’s Supreme Court ruling is unlikely to change the timing or substance of the UK government’s plan or position vis-à-vis “Brexit” – that is to exit the Single

January 13, 2017

There has been a great deal of confusion in the past few weeks over what type of “Brexit” deal the United Kingdom is ultimately seeking, and more specifically, what kind

June 30, 2016

Key Takeaways: It would be wrong to interpret the time it is taking to form a government in London as signaling Article 50 may not be invoked or that the

June 27, 2016

Key Takeaways: China will maintain RMB stability in the near term wake of the Brexit aftershocks, and coordinate any G20 response; The PBoC has been authorized to buy an undisclosed

June 24, 2016

In the wake of the generational-defining British vote to leave the European Union, the G7 is highly likely to issue a statement within the next few hours. We expect in

June 21, 2016

The U.K. Electoral commission has just released electoral data which show a record 46,499,537 registered voters. That number could go even higher by Thursday and approaches a whopping 2,000,000 above

June 20, 2016

Key takeaways: The odds on this Thursday’s Brexit vote are swinging solidly back to Remain. If there is a “Leave” vote, negotiations over Article 50 are unlikely to begin until

June 10, 2016

Key takeaways: Overall we still lean towards Remain winning, but as things stand with only the slimmest degree of confidence. The momentum has turned to Brexit, and UK Prime Minister

May 25, 2016

Key Takeaways: •    An FOMC majority believes economic conditions will warrant a mid-year rate hike, and while agnostic whether in June or July, on balance, FOMC caution could tip to

February 25, 2016

The dramatic announcement by London’s Conservative Lord Mayor Boris Johnson on Monday that he is supporting the “Leave” camp in the June 23 Brexit referendum on EU membership is being

February 01, 2016

UK Prime Minister David Cameron met with EU Council President Donald Tusk in Brussels last night to try and hammer out the final details of an agreement on reforms with

January 27, 2016

UK Prime Minister David Cameron and Foreign Minister Philip Hammond have in the last couple of days publicly questioned whether a deal between the UK and the EU could be

January 12, 2016

The European Council will meet in Brussels on February 18 and 19 with the express aim of successfully concluding negotiations with the United Kingdom on legislative reforms to help keep