· *The European Investment Fund has committed almost £2 billion to UK-based VC firms, and is seen as an "anchor" investor in new funds.*
· *Funds including Seedcamp, Hoxton Ventures, and Episode.. Business Insider
In a major blow for Prime Minister Theresa May, the British government has lost its case for making the sole call on triggering Article 50, the formal process to begin negotiations to leave the.. Source: RT News Channel -
On Thursday, Donald Tusk, the chairman of the EU, said that the UK's negotiations with the European Union on exiting the organization are already very tough and will become "impossible" if emotions.. Source: Wochit News -
(CNN)British Prime Minister Theresa May has declared that EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will discover she is a "bloody difficult woman" during Brexit negotiations. Referencing a jibe made.. Source: Wochit News -
A crucial hearing on Brexit is underway in the UK's Supreme Court. The British government is seeking to overturn an earlier High Court ruling, which stated Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty could only be.. Source: RT News Channel -
Theresa May has brushed off calls for the UK to settle its Brexit bill before embarking on trade talks. The Prime Minister said EU leaders knew that "nothing is agreed until everything is agreed" and.. Source: PA - Press Association STUDIO -
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*EC vs EC*
Donald Tusk, president of the European Council went after Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission for Juncker’s leak of.. Zero Hedge
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The UK media is still reeling from the shock announcement that the country will be heading towards a snap general election in early June, just over a month away – and.. One News Page Staff
From Obamacare to NATO, and from Ex-Im Bank to Chinese currency manipulators, President Trump has shown he is *comfortable changing his mind 'bigly'.* Today's exuberant *support for "TTIP as good for.. Zero Hedge
Diplomatic relations between the UK and EU are fast approaching zero degrees Kelvin.
One day after Theresa May not only cemented, but allowed herself Brexit negotiating breathing room with her.. Zero Hedge
U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday called for a snap election to be held June 8. May argued that “the only way to guarantee certainty and security for years ahead is to hold this.. Huffington Post
This morning's shocking announcement caught virtually everybody by surprise, and is prompting one bank after another to thoroughly revise their cable forecasts, case in point Deutsche Bank, whose.. Zero Hedge
While trade barriers, immigration control, and exit fees are top-of-mind for many as the Article 50 negotiations begin, it seems British Home Secretary Amber Rudd has other priorities. As The Sun.. Zero Hedge
LONDON — Azimo, a London-based startup that lets people send money internationally on their phones, is planning to open an office in Dublin to cope with the fall-out from Brexit.
Azimo's cofounder.. Business Insider
Hello! Here's what you need to know on Monday.
*1. Just 19% of chief financial officers of leading UK companies think the business environment will be better off after Brexit, according to a report.. Business Insider
The ink has yet to dry on Theresa May's Article 50 signature from last week which officially started the UK's 2-year long divorce from the EU, and already Europe has been traumatized by comments from.. Zero Hedge
Eric Townsend and Patrick Ceresna, the people behind the weekly Macro Voices podcast, have released an extended, hour-long interview with Julian Brigden founder of Macro Intelligence 2 Partners, in.. Zero Hedge