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Secret plans to allow an extension of the transition period in the Brexit withdrawal agreement could result in the UK living under all EU rules well beyond the 21 months so far negotiated.

Secret plans to allow an extension of the transition period in the Brexit withdrawal agreement could result in the UK living under all EU rules well b(...)

An adverse Brexit scenario that slowed growth sharply could push up Britain’s budget deficit towards 2.5 per cent of GDP

Ratings agency Fitch said on Thursday it saw a growing risk of a bitter and economically damaging Brexit that could lead to a further downgrade of Bri(...)

A bureau de change near Victoria Station in London. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

Sterling’s decline has recently resumed, albeit gently. Perhaps the only surprising thing about that statement is its last word. Seasoned market watch(...)

Sterling sank to a nine-month low against the euro this week on fears of a “no deal” Brexit.

David Davis, the then-Brexit secretary, assured us in February that the UK was not seeking a dystopian “Mad Max-style” Brexit; these days, it seems mo(...)

‘It’s an insurance policy of sorts...  I have to look after my family.’ Photograph: Getty Images

Britain could run out of food by this time next year if it cannot maintain the flow of goods after Brexit, that country’s National Farmers’ Union has (...)

Sterling is likely to plummet further if fears of “no deal” materialise, something analysts believe is a real possibility.

The pound continued its downward slide on Thursday as fears of a no-deal Brexit continued to pile pressure on the British currency. Sterling shed 0.3(...)

The fall of sterling  follows weekend comments by the UK’s international trade secretary Liam Fox, who warned that the risk of no-deal Brexit had risen to 60%.   Photograph: EPA

Sterling has faced fresh selling on markets, bringing it over 90p against the euro for the first time in nine months. The selling reflects rising fe(...)

Warning lights will start to flash red for sterling if a Brexit transition period, due to kick in when the UK leaves in March 2019, is threatened. Photograph: EPA

Watch sterling. The currency wobbled after UK international trade secretary Liam Fox said a “no-deal” Brexit was now the most likely outcome, falling (...)

US President Donald Trump criticised Theresa May for the way she handled Brexit negotiations saying “she didn’t listen to me” . Photograph: Marlene Awaad/Bloomberg

US president Donald Trump has begun his first official visit to Britain with an undiplomatic barrage against prime minister Theresa May, saying her Br(...)

German chancellor Angela Merkel and UK prime minister Theresa May in London. Photograph: Tolga Akmen/AFP/Getty Images

Two vice-chairs of the Conservative Party have quit over the Brexit proposal agreed by Theresa May in Chequers last week, which led to the resignation(...)

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