No Brexit 'Armageddon' for London's financial district - The Star Online

LONDON: The City of London should emerge largely unscathed from Brexit even though thousands of banking and insurance jobs could move to the continent, the financial district's policy chief said. The "City" or "Square Mile", home to over 250 foreign ...and more »

The Britain That Was Fades Into Memory - The Atlantic

Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. On Wednesday, the British government began the formal process of exiting the European Union. In a speech to the House of Commons in London, Prime Minister ...and more »

UK may have to abide by EU laws during any Brexit transition phase - The Guardian

The EU guidelines say a full trade deal can only be concluded after Britain has left the bloc. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images. EU referendum and Brexit. UK may have to abide by EU laws during any Brexit transition phase. EU negotiating guidelines ...and more »

EU rules out early trade talks with UK in Brexit process - BBC News

Draft EU guidelines for Brexit rule out starting free trade talks with the UK before "sufficient progress" is made on other issues. The paper presented by European Council President Donald Tusk will have to be approved by the 27 member states. Other ...and more »

Our exit from Europe will spur China's path to world leadership - Telegraph.co.uk

'There is no reason to pretend this is a happy day, either in Brussels or London.” That was the reaction of European Council president Donald Tusk to Theresa May's Article 50 letter on Wednesday. One reason that the European Union is concerned about ...and more »

EU: Fix key UK Brexit items 1st, then fall talks on future - Outlook India

brussels, Mar 31 The European Union today raised the possibility of starting general talks on Britain's future relationship with the bloc as early as the fall if quick progress is made on key parts of the divorce proceedings a move that grants some of ...and more »

EU officials set sights on 'orderly withdrawal' - Financial Times

In roughly 2,200 words of relatively sparing prose, the EU's negotiating guidelines for Britain's exit from the bloc try to achieve three goals: sober up unrealistic Brexiters, address special concerns of some member states, and keep the road open to a ...and more »

The big issues at play as Britain and the EU negotiate Brexit divorce terms - The Globe and Mail

The divorce proceedings between Britain and the European Union have barely started and the process has already been described as difficult, complicated and confrontational. British Prime Minister Theresa May kicked off the proceedings on Wednesday, ...and more »

The Guardian view on Brexit divorce: full of needless but expected provocations - The Guardian

The two-year countdown to Brexit has begun badly. That's to be expected in a breakup after four decades of marriage. European Council president Donald Tusk holds Theresa May's Brexit letter in Brussels. Photograph: Yves Herman/Reuters. Politics.and more »

EU wants to solve divorce before fall talks on UK's future - Minneapolis Star Tribune

BRUSSELS — The European Union on Friday raised the possibility of starting general talks on Britain's future relationship with the bloc as early as the fall if decisive progress is made on key parts of the divorce proceedings — a move that grants ...and more »