Brexit in Brief, 7 August 2018

Aug 07, 2018

Things have quietened down on the Brexit front as the politicians take their summer break. We bring you a shorter, but nonetheless interesting, list of Brexit developments this past week.

  • The EU is seeking an “ambitious partnership with the UK” after Brexit, says Michel Barnier in an Op Ed
  • Has the EU softened its stance on the UK’s plan for financial services?
  • Scottish leader seeks Brexit Plan B from UK Prime Minister
  • A no deal Brexit would be detrimental for the UK’s car industry, says Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders
  • Central Bank of Ireland warns business to prepare for the risks of a hard Brexit
  • Lord Mayor of London says jobs hit to financial services sector could be less than feared