THERESA May has thrown the dice in a final gamble
to get her European Union withdrawal deal over the line.
The beleaguered prime minister is well aware that
Parliament, businesses and investors local and foreign fear the economic
consequences of … Read the rest
Recall the “Leave” campaign’s repeated slogan in the June 2016 Brexit Referendum: “Take back control”.
Almost three years
after a majority of UK voters chose to leave the European Union, Parliament has
created the irony of ironies. It is the … Read the rest
Sterling, UK and European stock markets have been remarkably steady during a political crisis that is engulfing Britain.
Veteran former cabinet minister Oliver Letwin, Conservative, has successfully brought an amendment that has won a victory over Prime Minister Theresa May. … Read the rest
Global markets, albeit jittery, have recovered sharply this year as investors and traders believe that monetary ease will continue.
“The very gradual monetary tightening process is on pause and has become less predictable,” says Claudio Borio, Head of the Bank … Read the rest