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Brexit Risk Has Declined Says BoE Governor

The immediate risk posed by Brexit to the UK economy has declined, the governor of the Bank of England has told MPs. Mark Carney said that action by the Bank before and after the vote t.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseJan 11th, 2017

Carney: Brexit "a litmus test" for global finance

The Bank of England Governor, Mark Carney, calls for "the high road" to be taken in UK-EU negotiations or risk harming financial globalisation. Sara Hemrajani reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 7th, 2017

Tail-Risk Hedges Spike To Record High

While VIX declined last week, the cost of protecting against major market swings has spiked above its previous Brexit-vote-day peak, reaching a fresh all-time high. As a reminder, CBOE explains, SKEW, is calculated from the pri.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 20th, 2017

Bank of England: Brexit Risks to UK Stability Now Lower

The governor of the Bank of England says Britain's exit from the European Union is no longer the single biggest risk to financial stability in the country.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsJan 11th, 2017

Britain better fix its identity crisis fast - or risk a disastrous Brexit

2 sources of identity crises: Tension between what we imagine ourselves as being and what we are.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 7th, 2017

UK needs Brexit fall-back position, says ex-BoE governor King

Britain needs to make clear to the European Union that it is prepared to go it alone if it fails to reach a satisfactory deal in Brexit talks, former Bank of England Governor Mervyn King said on Satu........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineAug 5th, 2017

BOE leaves rates on hold, but hints at 2018 rise

The Bank of England keeps interest rates at a record low again and cuts its forecasts for growth and wages as Brexit weighs on the economy. But as Ivor Bennett reports, Governor Mark Carney says it would not take much of a pick-up to justify a rate hike......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 4th, 2017

BMW Will Make the Electric Mini in the U.K. Despite Brexit Risk

Landmark investment decision for the industry most exposed to tariff risk German carmaker BMW Group said Tuesday it has decided to make the first all-electric version of the Mini at its home in Oxford after all. The decision ends months.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 25th, 2017

Markets Risk Shock If No Brexit Deal Is Struck

When it comes to European crises, the markets have learned that it is always wise to bet on a deal. But Brexit may be different. Britain will quit the EU in March 2019, and the market may be underestimating the risk of a deal not being reached in time......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 23rd, 2017

Elon Musk Says Artificial Intelligence Is the ‘Greatest Risk We Face as a Civilization’

And calls for strong, pre-emptive government regulation. Appearing before a meeting of the National Governor's Association on Saturday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk described artificial intelligenc.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 15th, 2017

U.K. sovereign rating at risk of downgrade if Brexit talks go badly

Uncertainty stemming from Brexit and rising political and fiscal risk following a recent general election have put the creditworthiness of the U.K. under pressure, Moody’s Investors Service said Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2017

U.K."s Euro Clearing Business at Risk as ECB Requests More Powers

The European Central Bank requested greater powers to supervise euro-denominated clearing, stepping up a tug of war between European Union authorities and Britain over the future of the lucrative business line after Brexit......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 23rd, 2017

Hammond and Carney Make Case For Protecting Financial Services

Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond and Bank of England Governor Mark Carney joined forces to defend the financial-services industry as the government seeks to shift its Brexit focus away from controlling migration to safeguarding jobs. Th.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseJun 20th, 2017

Brexit: Europe"s new finance rules put U.K. jobs at risk

The European Union is preparing to reclaim a big slice of London's financial markets that supports as many as 83,000 jobs......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJun 13th, 2017

Brexit: Europe"s new finance rules put 83,000 U.K. jobs at risk

The European Union is preparing to steal one of Britain's crown jewels......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJun 13th, 2017

Theresa May’s Brexit Strategy Is In Tatters—And the EU Knows It

An intentionally Hard Brexit died last night, but the risk of an accidental one has risen Theresa May’s Brexit strategy is in tatters. The prime minister had called t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 9th, 2017

UK Election Results 2017: Investors worry over political risks as Brexit talks loom

Surprise election results show markets again worrying about political risk in all the wrong places.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 9th, 2017

EU fears Brexit delay, uncertainty after shock UK vote

European Union leaders fear Prime Minister Theresa May's shock loss of her majority in the snap British election will delay Brexit talks due to start this month and raise the risk of negotiations failing......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 9th, 2017

Airbus CEO worried by Qatar crisis, risk of hard Brexit

TOULOUSE, France (Re.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 8th, 2017

MPC sends strong autonomy message by declining FinMin"s meet request

MPC members unanimously declined to meet Finance Ministry officials, said RBI governor Urjit Patel.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 7th, 2017

Sterling "Risk" Spikes To Post-Brexit Highs Ahead Of UK Election

The premium to bet on the pound’s volatility in the next t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 2nd, 2017