# Brexit

#Brexit

Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union, often shortened to Brexit is a political aim of some advocacy groups, individuals and political parties in the United Kingdom.

Theresa May

Trump’s Setback Pulls Markets Lower, Theresa May Under Focus

The dollar weakens as Trump faces another setback which has pulled the investor sentiment lower while Theresa May comes under the spotlight as she files for Brexit We often hear the term,...
Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank signs up new London headquarters in show of faith in Brexit Britain

Deutsche Bank has chosen a new office for its London headquarters, signalling a vote of confidence in Britain's capital despite the country's decision to leave the European Union. The German lender has entered...
Donald Trump

Fed Speeches and Health Care Prominent

Sterling and FTSE relation reversing before Theresa May triggers the article 50. The Fed speeches and the US health care bill going to bring more volatility for the market. Today will be...
Bank of England

UK inflation: Is the Bank of England really close to raising interest rates?

The British government has confirmed it will trigger Article 50 to begin exiting the European Union on March 29th. Despite rocking a touch on the news, sterling got off to a pretty...
Theresa May

May to launch EU divorce proceedings on March 29

Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger Britain's divorce proceedings with the European Union on March 29, launching two years of negotiations that will reshape the future of the country and Europe. May's...
Theresa May

Dollar Weakness Continues, Theresa May On Tour To Unite Country

Traders are paying more attentions towards the dollar as the Fed will gain more attention once again this week. Theresa May will start her tour around the country in a bid...
London Brexit

Fed talks and Brexit headlines on the radar the week ahead

The Fed hiked, the dollar tumbled, equities received a boost, and the yellow metal shined. This isn’t a price action one would expect when the central bank of the largest economy raises...
Federal Reserve

Waiting for the Fed

Asian markets opened broadly lower this morning, following a pull-back of US equities last night. The S&P 500 index has consolidated for a second week. It seems that the unstoppable ‘Trump...
Great British Pound

Sterling slips as Brexit talks get green light, stocks advance before Fed

Sterling dropped on Tuesday after Britain's parliament paved the way for Prime Minister Theresa May to launch divorce talks with the European Union, while stocks advanced ahead of an expected U.S....
Theresa May

May wins right to launch EU divorce talks, question is when?

Prime Minister Theresa May has won the right to launch divorce proceedings with the European Union and begin two years of talks that will shape the future of Britain and Europe. May,...
Theresa May

Brexit, Dutch election and the Fed

The UK’s Parliament gave Theresa May the permission to trigger the Brexit. The Brexit Bill is expected to receive the Royal Assent today, which means that in theory, May could trigger...
British Pound

Pound tumbles across the board after approval of Brexit bill; dollar strengthens ahead of...

Currency markets were in a wait-and-see mode during the Asian session as investors were cautious ahead of central bank meetings this week (which include the Federal Reserve, the Bank of Japan...
Federal Reserve

Are you ready for some action?

Do not let the quiet session on Monday and early Tuesday fool you, volatility may be just around the corner. The Federal Reserve is meeting tomorrow, the Dutch are heading to the...
Asian Stocks

Will the EU chaos take Asian stocks down?

It has been an exciting year for stock traders. The ‘Trump effect’ spurred equity-market rallies globally in January and February, and now the focus has shifted toward Europe. This is going to...
Brexit Fears

Fed, BoE, BoJ and CBT on week’s agenda

The Federal Reserve (Fed), the Bank of Japan (BoJ), the Bank of England (BoE) and the Central Bank of Turkey (CBT) will announce their latest policy verdicts throughout this week. Expectations...
British Pound vs US Dollar

Sterling rallies as markets await potentially big political and monetary developments this week

tock markets have been steady overnight with US index futures down slightly while the FTSE and Dax are up slightly. The biggest move was in the Hang Seng which staged a...
Manufacturing

UK factories, export data suggest Brexit boost from weaker sterling

British factory output had its strongest growth in nearly seven years in late 2016 and early 2017 and exports also grew quickly, data showed on Friday, suggesting a Brexit boost for...
Brexit

UK faces tougher Brexit challenge after better 2017

Britain's economy is likely to feel the pain of Brexit more sharply in the coming years despite holding up well so far, according to Chancellor Philip Hammond's latest plan to steer...
Theresa May

Focus on UK budget; US, China deficit

The GBPUSD plunged to 1.2169 on Tuesday, amid UK PM Theresa May’s second defeat on Brexit before the House of Lords. Investors will keep an eye on the pound as Chancellor Hammond...
Stocks In Red

Bang it’s gone….Famous Flash Crashes

On the 7th of October 2016, there was a flash crash in the value of the Great Britain pound, where it dropped by 6% against the USD within two minutes. It...
Theresa May

May defeated as lawmakers demand power to reject final Brexit terms

Britain's upper house of parliament voted on Tuesday to give lawmakers more power to reject the final terms of the country's exit from the European Union, ignoring pleas from Prime Minister...
Brexit In Campaign

Trading GBPUSD: Time to turn bullish on sterling despite Brexit?

GBPUSD outlook more bullish, says Morgan Stanley. Sterling has slipped to a seven-week low ahead of the Budget, trading below $1.22 for the first time since Theresa May launched her campaign for...
UK

UK Spring Budget 2017 preview: 12 things to watch

UK Spring Budget 2017 preview – how might companies be affected? The Chancellor, Philip Hammond, can point to a resilient economy, rising tax receipts and lower borrowing when he delivers his first...
Euro Vs Poud

Sterling slips to seven-weak low vs euro

Sterling slipped to a seven-week low against the euro on Monday, weakened by uncertainty over when the formal mechanism for Britain's departure from the European Union would be triggered, as well...
Theresa May

May faces House of Lords defeat over post-Brexit rights of EU nationals

Prime Minister Theresa May faces her first defeat over her plan to trigger Britain's exit from the European Union, with parliament's upper house set to vote on Wednesday in favour of...
Great British Pound

Dollar lacks momentum ahead of Trump speech; Pound falls on Scottish referendum talk

Sterling was the worst performing major currency in the Asian session today on reports of a possible Scottish independence vote. The dollar lacked momentum ahead of a raft of US economic...
London Stock Echange

Europe to open slightly higher after late US rebound

The pound has come under pressure in Asia early on with some reports suggesting that the Scottish government could look to call another independence referendum sometime next year, though the weakness...
US Dollar

RBS Another Loss, Dollar and Markets Losing Hopes

The dollar trading lower while Bitcoin made another record high as markets started to wiegh the impact of promised tax and fiscal plans by Donald Trump. RBS dissappoints once again but...
British Pound

Pound Sterling Options May Signal Further Volatility Amid Brexit Risk

The British pound has rebounded over the past week, but volatility may be set to continue as Prime Minister Theresa May signals for a hard exit from the European Union. It has...
Donald Trump

Trumps Tax Plans, Greece Debt Relief Drama, UK’s Brexit Bill, Kraft M&A Deal Under...

Trump's executive order may gauage more attention while Greece debt aid installement is a major concern for investors. The President of the United States, Donald Trump, has promised that he will provide...

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Oil slips towards $50 on doubts over output-cut extension

Oil
Oil fell further towards $50 a barrel on Monday, pressured by uncertainty over whether an OPEC-led production...

FTSE hits one-month low as miners, Babcock slide

London Stock Exchange
Britain's top share index hit a one-month low after the failure of U.S. President Donald Trump to...

BT fined record 42 million pounds for business-line installation errors

BT - British Telecom
Britain's BT has been fined a record 42 million pounds ($53 million) by the regulator for failing...

What’s up Next for the AUD?

Australian Dollar
The AUDUSD has reached a bit of an impasse as a result of last week’s tumble which...

USD/JPY Faces a Critical Support Zone as 1.10 Handle Now in Focus

US Dollar Japanese Yen
The past week has been highly negative for the USDJPY as s sentiment swing, against the U.S....
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