The alarmism of Osborne and others has proved to be baseless – instead, our existing strengths in financial services position us to grow even stronger.
Posts Tagged: Banks
Abhishek Sachdev: Small and medium-sized businesses are being exploited by banks which abuse their power
Thousands of businesses have suffered material harm as a result of sharp practice against which they have no recourse.
In the Financial Times, of all places, it emerges that predictions of Brexit disaster in the City were overblown.
EURATOM, WTO quotas, open skies agreements, banks’ ability to lend – all these involve change which it may not be possible to effect by April 2019.
James Arnell: Worried that Brexit will cost City jobs? It’s easier to keep them than you might think.
Much of the concern is over-hyped – not least because these specialised, highly skilled people don’t want to leave London in the first place.
Julian Knight: We can help make the case for capitalism by empowering consumers and customers. Here’s how.
We must show people how markets can make life better for ordinary families by broadening choice, spurring innovation, and driving down prices.
What would WTO mean? 2) Christopher Howarth: Financial services and data sharing can be managed without a fully-fledged deal
The absence of a trade agreement with the EU should not concern us – there are swift, practical ways to overcome possible issues.
Westminster is streets ahead of most boardrooms in dealing with intense media scrutiny.
With growing problems at home, many member states are at odds with the Commission’s punitive line on Brexit.
Traditionally, a technocratic government would now steer the country through choppy waters. But this time that could lead to more instability.
The referendum was meant to be about constitutional reform. Instead, it’s become an anti-politics storm which could have wide-reaching consequences.
Councils must realise that housing and retail should be integrated.
Though on very good terms with UKIP.
Theresa Villiers: We can strike a free trade deal with the EU that maintains financial services passporting
Any attempt to attack the City is much more likely to result in business lost to New York than to Paris, Dublin, Frankfurt or Luxembourg.
Anthony Browne: Here’s why passporting is vital to the City. And why Ministers must strive to keep it.
Downplaying the importance of these rights goes against the golden rule of negotiations that you start out high, and don’t ask for less than you want.