© Reuters. Pound Rises After Merkel Says EU Has Made ‘Very Important’ Offer (Bloomberg) — The rallied after German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that European Union President Jean-Claude Juncker had made a “very important” offer to the U.K. on Brexit. Sterling was on course to snap seven days of declines, its longest losing streak since
© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Euro zone finance ministers meet to discuss reforms of the monetary union in Brussels By Francesco Guarascio BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Commission Vice President Valdis Dombrovskis called on Monday for the independence of financial supervisors to be preserved after the Italian government stepped up pressure on the country’s central bank. Italy’s
(Bloomberg) — Italian bonds slumped after the European Commission slashed its economic-growth forecast for the nation, adding to concern over Rome’s fiscal plans. The euro fell to a two-week low. Yields on 10-year debt surged to the highest level in a month after the European Union’s executive arm cut the expansion estimate for the year
© Reuters. An anti-Brexit protester demonstrates outside the Houses of Parliament, in Westminster, London LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May was locked into a collision course with the European Union on Wednesday after lawmakers demanded she renegotiate a Brexit divorce deal that the other members of the bloc said they would not reopen.
© Reuters. Britain’s Secretary of State for International Trade Liam Fox arrives at Downing Street in London LONDON (Reuters) – The European Union is more likely to reopen divorce talks with Britain now that its economy is weakening because countries want to avoid the extra hit of a no-deal Brexit, British trade minister Liam Fox
© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street in London By Kylie MacLellan LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May makes a last ditch effort to convince rebel lawmakers to back her Brexit divorce deal on Monday, warning that United Kingdom’s exit is now in peril before setting out new
© Reuters. Peter Hargreaves, the co-founder of stockbroker Hargreaves Lansdown, poses at his home near Bristol By Andrew MacAskill, Ben Martin and Maiya Keidan LONDON (Reuters) – Two of the biggest donors to the Brexit campaign say they now believe the project they championed will eventually be abandoned by the government and that the United
Some of Google’s oldest foes have been given the chance to take a swipe at the US giant’s appeal of a US$2.7bil (RM11.3bil) European Union antitrust fine for choking competition for shopping-search services. The EU’s General Court said European consumer group BEUC, German magazine publishers and Foundem – the first company to complain to the