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Brexit

An “untested” customs approach and a new party

One of the overriding issues concerning Brexit is the complexity and number of issues that need to be settled. To outsiders the pace of the negotiations and the amount of progress appears to be incredibly slow. With Parliament and the PM on holiday, not a great deal of official information has been forthcoming since the...

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Economy Updates: India (August 2017)

Rupee Holding Well, But Stormier Waters Could Be Ahead… The Indian Rupee continues to hold strongly against the Pound. This follows the release of some disappointing manufacturing statistics in the UK. TransferGo continues to provide updates on the state of the economy in India, the exchange rate with the Sterling, any developing impacts of Brexit...

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EU Commission sets sights on banks’ unfair rates

It’s fair to say that banks have rarely been noted as the guardians of consumer fairness. After all, they are businesses looking to turn a profit on their customers.  However, when it comes to the typically high costs that banks charge on cross-border currency transfers, (even between EU Member States) or on cash withdrawals to...

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A Rolling Stone, the B of E, and UK universities speak out

  Brexit is now a mere 19 months away. Considering the number of issues and agreements coupled with what many view as an unfocused British approach to the negotiations, it may arrive all too soon. In this instalment of the biweekly TransferGo Blog series we look at some of the latest Brexit developments include a...

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A Chocolate Orange, 2019 Holiday Disruptions and Calls for Brexit Re-think

The second week of negotiations between the UK and the EU to settle the details of the UK exit from the EU has ended with little real progress. Both sides do agree that some progress has been made, however no real agreements have been reached, particularly in the key areas of citizen’s rights and the...

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May Clarifies “Special Status”, UK Brain Drain and Leave “Error”

There is no doubt that for many people living in the UK the vote to leave the EU has created a great deal of uncertainty for UK and EU citizens alike. Some observers feel that many of the Leave voters approached the vote from a single issue perspective, primarily immigration or economic issues. As the...

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