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May the force's not with her
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 13 JUN 2017
... are further enhanced by the increased prospect of a "soft Brexit" - where the country would remain in the European Union's (EU) single market and customs union. As Bloomberg put it, "May wouldn't have enough votes in Parliament to support her ...
Liquidnet acquires global tech firm
ALEX BURKE  |  THURSDAY, 18 MAY 2017
Institutional dark pool network Liquidnet is preparing for changes to European Union markets regulation through the acquisition of a global provider of equity analytics. OTAS Technologies, established in 2011, currently provides equity market ...
No 'Plan B' for Brexit "twist and turns"
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 12 MAY 2017
... are also "conditioned on the assumptions that the adjustment to the United Kingdom's new relationship with the European Union is smooth". It better be for the BOE has reportedly no "Plan B" for Brexit. Perhaps Gov Carney hasn't heard of Mr. ...
Decidedly undecided
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 24 APR 2017
... hand, a Le Pen victory would introduce fresh uncertainty, not only for France but on the Eurozone and the European Union as a whole - i.e., Frexit and its contagion effects. Volatility here come. Just as Napoleon Bonaparte quipped, "The most ...
Two-year road to Brexit begins
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 30 MAR 2017
... promise she made in October last year, UK prime minister Theresa May invoked Article 50 of the Treaty of the European Union formally setting in motion the two-year time limit for negotiations that will see the United Kingdom (UK) withdraw from ...
Buying American
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 9 FEB 2017
... December, the US remains in deficit relative to its major trading partners: China (US$27.8 billion deficit); European Union (US$12.3 billion deficit); Japan (US$6.5 billion deficit); Mexico (US$4.4 billion deficit) and Canada (US$2.2 billion ...
Three for three
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 3 FEB 2017
... economies, particularly China; the consequences stemming from the United Kingdom's vote to leave the European Union (EU) and their effects; prospects regarding the European debt problem, including the financial sector; and geopolitical ...
No deal is better than bad deal on Brexit
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 18 JAN 2017
"Not partial membership of the European Union, associate membership of the European Union, or anything that leaves us half-in, half-out. We do not seek to adopt a model already enjoyed by other countries. We do not seek to hold on to bits of ...
The year that was and the year that will be
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 19 DEC 2016
... more by rising oil prices). Brexit It remains a major risk as negotiations between Britain and the rest of the European Union continues. One that could be complicated (or helped) by changes in government policy dynamics - depending on the results ...
Trump and Brexit comes back to haunt
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 4 NOV 2016
... have power under the Crown's prerogative to give notice pursuant to Article 50 for the UK to withdraw from the European Union." Brexit cannot proceed without approval from Parliament. Is this a case of "over-democracy"? The majority of the people ...
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