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Tensions flare in cabinet over post-Brexit free movement - The Guardian

Amber Rudd is among those likely to push the prime minister to accept that while free movement will officially end– there should be no immediate move to reduce immigration. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA. Senior Conservative MPs are urging members of ...and more »

Brexit set to raise UK banks' costs 4% and capital needs 30% - Financial Times

Brexit will push up costs for banks by as much as 4 per cent and their capital requirements will rise by up to 30 per cent, according to the most detailed assessment yet of what Britain's departure from the EU means for the sector. The findings by ...and more »

Remainers in the Cabinet take advantage of PM's holiday absence - Sky News

A hard Brexit is being challenged this summer and Remainers in the Cabinet are enjoying a renaissance, writes Beth Rigby. 08:35, UK, Wednesday 02 August 2017. Theresa May and her husband Philip on holiday near Lake Garda in northern Italy. Image ...and more »

EU citizens will now lose free access to the UK in 2019 - Quartz

Citizens of the European Union (EU) have the right to live, work, and study across the bloc. But that right—known as freedom of movement—will come to an end in the UK in two years time. The British government confirmed today (July 31) that freedom of ...and more »

Liam Fox insists there is no Cabinet deal to allow free movement of labour after Brexit - Evening Standard

The Cabinet has not agreed a deal to allow the free movement of labour for three years after Brexit, International Trade Secretary Liam Fox has said. Dr Fox said unregulated free movement of labour after Brexit would "not keep faith" with the EU ...and more »

No 10 contradicts Hammond over 'off the shelf' Brexit transition deal - The Guardian

Philip Hammond is thought to feel there is not enough time for the UK to negotiate a bespoke transitional deal. Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images. Downing Street has said that the UK will not seek an “off-the-shelf” model for a post ...and more »

Fast Europe Open: Nationwide house prices, eurozone GDP - Financial Times

Britain's departure from the EU will land banks with higher costs as financial institutions opt to on relocate staff to maintain access to the EU market, according to consultancy Oliver Wyman. The consultancy said banks will see costs rise by as much ...and more »

No 10 says free movement ends when UK leaves EU - BBC News

Suggestions that freedom of movement will continue after the UK leaves the EU are wrong, Downing Street has said. On Friday, Chancellor Philip Hammond warned full controls could take "some time", prompting speculation free movement may continue in all ...and more »

Brexit: PM's office says freedom of movement to end in March 2019 - Deutsche Welle

Downing Street has said that free movement of people to Britain from the EU will end in March 2019 after Brexit. The remarks come after ministers gave conflicting views on how Britain's divorce from the EU should look. Belgien Brüssel EU-Gipfel ...and more »

The British people must have the final say over Brexit - The Independent

Yes, I completely agree with your correspondent Anthony Slack. I think when people voted – and it was a slim majority – people weren't aware of the consequences, costs and red tape that were required. I can't see a solution to the Irish border, EU ...and more »