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Turning Brexit Britain into a tax haven would make us all richer. Why can't Philip Hammond see that? -

In January, Philip Hammond, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, floated the idea of radically changing Britain's economic model, potentially by slashing the corporate tax rate following Brexit. This would make the UK an attractive place to base a business ...and more »

Banks May Need $50 Billion New Capital After Brexit - Bloomberg

Follow @Brexit for all the latest news, and sign up to our daily Brexit Bulletin newsletter. Banks may need to find $30 billion to $50 billion of additional capital to support new European units in the aftermath of a hard Brexit, and some smaller firms ...and more »

Liam Fox denies cabinet deal on transitional EU free movement - The Guardian

International trade secretary casts doubt on chancellor's suggestion that three-year post-Brexit arrangement was accepted. Anushka Asthana Political editor. Sun 30 Jul 2017 06.08 EDT First published on Sun 30 Jul 2017 03.59 EDT. Share on Facebook ...and more »

Theresa May: Free movement of people will end in March 2019 -

LONDON — Free movement of EU citizens to Britain will end in March 2019, Prime Minister Theresa May's official spokesperson said Monday. The spokesperson also said it would be “wrong to speculate” on what the immigration system in Britain would look ...and more »

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

Divisions laid bare as Liam Fox reveals there is no cabinet-wide agreement on what a transitional implementation period should look like. Anushka Asthana Political editor. Sun 30 Jul 2017 18.46 EDT First published on Sun 30 Jul 2017 15.56 EDT. Share on ...and more »

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

Downing Street spokesman makes announcement at odds with what chancellor is thought to have told business leaders about post-2019 arrangements. Jessica Elgot Political reporter. @jessicaelgot. Mon 31 Jul 2017 08.50 EDT First published on Mon 31 Jul ...and more »

A Brexit summer reading guide - EUROPP - European Politics and Policy (blog)

Have you been struggling to keep up with all the new books on Brexit? Were you secretly planning to spend your summer holiday catching up on some of them? OK – perhaps not. But if you were, Tim Oliver is here to help with a guide on what to take away ...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 »

Theresa May insists freedom of movement will not continue 'as it is now' after Brexit - Markets Insider

The prime minister insists that free movement of people will end in 2019. Theresa May's spokesman slaps down suggestions from Hammond that current rules could continue after Brexit. Chancellor had insisted that "literally nobody" wants a dramatic drop ...and more »

The UK Won't Become a Tax Haven After Brexit, Minister Promises - Fortune

Britain won't become a corporate tax haven in order to stay competitive after leaving the EU, its Treasury chief promised at the weekend. That's the latest big shift in U.K. policy since the general election in June, which failed to deliver the mandate ...and more »