Category: Brexit
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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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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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May Proposes New Status, The Queen Weakens Conservative Manifesto, Negotiations Begin

For over a year Brexit has been a major discussion topic. The last few weeks, and just days after the stunning rebuke of PM May in the General Election, negotiations finally began. The impact of the elections could be seen in the tenor of opening discussions, the Queen’s remarks to Parliament, and PM May’s remarks...

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May Gambles and Loses, Job Shortages, Pensioners and NHS, and the Fall of Populism

For the last two weeks, Brexit talks and movement have been basically at a standstill as PM May and other political leaders campaigned for the just completed election. The election results along with other Brexit news indicates that the road ahead may be anything but smooth. PM May’s Job Just Got Harder PM May called...

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