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UK firms likely to scrap planned investment on a no-deal Brexit: BoE"s Broadbent

British companies are likely to cancel projects that they have put on hold because of Brexit uncertainty if the country leaves the European Union without a deal to smooth the shock, Bank of England Deputy Governor Ben Broadbent said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 20th, 2019

UK firms likely to cancel investments after a no-deal Brexit: BoE"s Broadbent

British companies are likely to cancel projects that they have put on hold because of uncertainty about Brexit if the country leaves the European Union without a deal to smooth the shock, Bank of England Deputy Governor Ben Broadbent said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 20th, 2019

Boris Johnson"s Brexit trade deal threat risks destroying UK trade with the EU, warn British businesses

Reuters Business leaders urge Boris Johnson to scrap his threa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 9th, 2020

Duke Energy tower under construction in uptown acquired in record deal

Maryland-based CGA Capital has partnered with Childress Klein to buy Duke Energy's Charlotte Metro Tower, currently under construction in uptown Charlotte. Once the project is complete, the two firms will pay as much as $675 million in the planned sale-a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 24th, 2019

Trump agrees to slash China tariffs and scrap new duties — a sign there may be a huge climb down in the trade war

Associated Press/Charlie Neibergall Donald Trump has offered to slash planned tariffs and cut existing duties as part of a preliminary trade deal with China, according to the Wa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 13th, 2019

Shares and sterling soar as trade and Brexit fog lifts

Stocks rose and the pound gained on Friday as the prospect of a China-U.S. trade deal and an election victory for Britain's Brexit-backing Conservative Party cleared two of the darkest clouds on the global investment horizon......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 13th, 2019

Citi says prospects for a Brexit deal look weak so brace for delay

U.S. investment bank Citi said the Brexit proposals of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson appeared to fall foul of European Union red lines so an extension and election were likely......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 2nd, 2019

Some British Firms Are Fine About No-Deal Brexit

There are ways to limit the impact of the U.K. crashing out of the EU, but investors are still betting on pain for domestically-focused companies......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 15th, 2019

Sale of Gannett to New Media slammed on multiple fronts

The initial reviews are negative on the planned $1.4 billion sale of Gannett Co. Inc. to New Media Investment Group — as are the companies’ stock prices — with the New York Post reporting the deal “could be derailed.” The Post reported .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 9th, 2019

Devil in the data as funds call for scrutiny of LSE"s Refinitiv deal

Some trading and investment firms are calling for competition regulators to scrutinize London Stock Exchange's proposed $27 billion takeover of financial information provider Refinitiv to prevent further market data price hikes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 31st, 2019

UK car investment slumps over 70% on no-deal Brexit fears

Investment in Britain's car sector fell by more than 70 percent in the first half of the year due to concerns about a disorderly Brexit, an industry body said on Wednesday. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 31st, 2019

Activist investor Cat Rock calls Just Eat, Takeaway.com deal "excellent news"

Investment firm Cat Rock on Monday lauded Amsterdam-based Takeaway.com's deal to buy Just Eat in an 8.2 billion pound ($10.05 billion) deal to create one of the world's largest online food delivery firms......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 29th, 2019

UK"s May under fire after lawmakers reject Brexit offer

British Prime Minister Theresa May is under pressure to scrap a planned vote on her Brexit blueprint, after her attempt at compromise got the thumbs-down from her own party and the opposition......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 22nd, 2019

Chinese group to delay bailout funding for Apple supplier Japan Display

A Chinese-Taiwanese group is delaying an up to 80 billion yen ($729.33 million) investment planned as part of a rescue deal for Apple Inc supplier Japan Display as it wants to reassess the target's prospects, the Japanese firm said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 13th, 2019

The Latest: UK, European firms appeal against no-deal Brexit

The Latest on Britain's exit from the European Union (all times local): 11:35 a.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 10th, 2019

JPMorgan is said to be pushing 300 to leave U.K. in no-deal Brexit

JPMorgan Chase & Co. is pushing about 300 London-based investment banking staff to sign fresh contracts confirming they’ll leave the U.K. in the event of a no-deal Brexit, people familiar with the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 25th, 2019

JPMorgan bankers prepare for exodus from the U.K.

Hundreds of bankers may leave the U.K. in the event of a no-deal Brexit. This affects JPMorgan Chase & Co., one of the largest U.S.-based banks. The Jamie Dimon-led financial advisor is pushing about 300 of its London-based investment banking st.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2019

Brexit spurs biggest cut in UK business investment in 10 years: BCC

British companies look set to cut investment by the most in 10 years in 2019 because of Brexit, even if Prime Minister Theresa May gets a deal to ease the country out of the bloc, an employers group said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 17th, 2019

With Brexit deal down, UK lawmakers have 2 more choices

British lawmakers have resoundingly rejected Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit divorce deal for a second time, leaving the country's planned March 29 departure from the bloc in chaos and doubt......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 13th, 2019

Northern Ireland firms warn of economic, social risks from no-deal Brexit

Northern Ireland businesses urged British lawmakers on Sunday to seek a compromise over the country's departure from the European Union and avoid the economic and social risks the province faces in crashing out of the bloc without a deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 9th, 2019

French dairy producers fear hard Brexit could harm exports

The threat of a 'no deal' Brexit looms for British and French firms, with industry heads from French dairy calling on their government to waive adminstrative barriers in the event of a disorderly British exit from the EU. Francis Maguire reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 1st, 2019