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MPs head towards showdown

The House of Commons will vote on Mrs May’s deal with the EU on Tuesday 11 December. There are no good choices in front of MPs.

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The Brexit deal – a short comment

There has been much comment in the press and from MPs since Mrs May announced just over a week ago that agreement had been reached with the EU-27 over the UK’s withdrawal from the Union. But many questions and concerns are still unanswered and the outlook for the government when it comes to a vote in the House remains unclear.

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Changing economic policy mix bodes ill for markets

For much of the post-Great Recession era, economic policy in most major economies has been characterised by a mix of tight fiscal policy and loose monetary policy. This is changing, and may presage more difficult times for asset markets.

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Brexit: Mrs May staggers on

Last week Mrs May announced that agreement had been reached between the EU-27 and the UK on the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. But there is still a long way to go yet before Britain’s future relationship with the EU is settled.

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