Tuesday, 23 January, 2018

EU Risks Global Bank Crisis If It Blocks Brexit Deal, UK Warns

Jes Staley boss of Barclays urged Theresa May to lower taxes at a meeting of finance chiefs at No 10 Jes Staley boss of Barclays urged Theresa May to lower taxes at a meeting of finance chiefs at No 10FACUNDO ARRIZABALAGA EPA
Sammy Stanley | 14 January, 2018, 18:54

Many companies are preparing for Brexit by obtaining banking licences in other European countries and drawing up plans to move activities and jobs to financial centres in Europe.

"We hear a willingness and enthusiasm in the United States of America and from many other countries around the world to make new trade deals with us", Hammond told Die Welt.

"The Prime Minister gave an overview of the UK's position and updated on Brexit negotiations - including the UK's aim to agree an implementation period by the end of March", he added.

Prime Minister Theresa May said she is working to secure the best trade deal with the European Union after Mr Khan warned that Britain could lose nearly 500,000 jobs if it fails to agree a deal.

"For such a close trade partnership in goods and services to succeed, we will need to maintain our common principles - including our shared belief in high standards - and continue the intelligent cooperation of our regulators", the pair said.

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British Prime Minister Theresa May met financiers from firms including Goldman Sachs on Thursday (Jan 11) to discuss the impact of Brexit on Europe's financial capital, as London's mayor said Britain could face a "lost decade" of low growth and investment.

Germany and France may feel little pressure to offer a get-out clause for the City of London since emergency planning by London-based banks is already leading to a boom in the financial districts of Paris and Frankfurt. "That would be insane in my view".

The intervention from the British government is carefully timed to make the case for a more ambitious trade agreement than the European Union now seems willing to offer, before the remaining 27 member states make up their minds. I understand that you don't want an agreement like the one with Canada.

New independent assessments of the potential impact of Brexit have revealed the extent of the possible economic risks - and human cost - at stake in the European Union withdrawal negotiations. "We take additional criteria, and among them is the costs for the economy", said Hubner, who is a former European Union commissioner.She said relocation decisions should also consider whether a service provided by a foreign clearing house could be replaced by companies within the EU.

"To us, that sounds more like a poker game where one tries to pull a fast one on the other", his interviewer responded.

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