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      Brexiters divided over trade and immigration

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      June 24, 2016

      Mexico has already drafted UK trade pact

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    1. June 24, 2016

      Business rushes to reassure on Brexit despite share price falls

      Business woke up on Friday morning to the reality of a British exit from the EU, with sharp share price falls and other...

    2. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      US trade chief cautious on EU trade deal after Brexit

      President Barack Obama famously warned British voters earlier this year that the UK would be at the “back of the queue”...

    3. FT Data

      June 24, 2016

      Brexit: the demographic divide

      Britain has voted to leave the EU, after the Leave campaign won 51.9 per cent of votes in Thursday’s referendum. Less...

    4. June 24, 2016

      ‘A bad day for Europe’: Brexit stuns EU leaders

      Britain’s Brexit vote has emboldened Eurosceptics across the EU, who demanded similar referendums on EU membership to...

    5. June 24, 2016

      Ford considers UK job cuts after Brexit vote as carmakers eye future

      Ford said on Friday that it may cut jobs in Britain in the wake of the country’s vote to leave the EU, becoming the...

    6. June 24, 2016

      Legal experts answer the big questions on Brexit

      Some of the most compelling questions on what will change now that the UK has decided to leave the EU are also the...

    7. June 24, 2016

      EU’s Article 50 could become first Brexit stand-off

      There is one formal route out of the EU: Article 50 of the Lisbon treaty. This so-called exit clause is highly...

    8. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      Asia's central bankers talk tough amid market volatility

      While all eyes are turned to Tokyo on expectations of possible monetary intervention, central banks throughout the Asia...

    9. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      Ford could cut UK jobs after Brexit vote

      Ford has said it “will take whatever action is needed” to keep its UK operations competitive in a sign the car group...

    10. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      Fast Asia Open: Markets get rude shock from Sunderland result

      Investors in Asia have just been served with a reminder of how volatile things could be today, after currency markets...

    11. June 22, 2016

      Europe considers implications of Brexit

      Concerns over Brexit do not end at the English Channel. Other European economies are following events closely over...

    12. Fast FT

      June 22, 2016

      US to hike duties on Chinese steel to over 500%

      The US will slap duties of more than 500 per cent on imports of certain steel products from China after a ruling that...

    13. June 22, 2016

      EU ‘foolish’ to erect trade barriers against Britain

      A German industry leader has warned Brussels against responding to a British departure from the EU with a tough trade...

    14. June 21, 2016

      America fears effect of Brexit way beyond Britain

      With Thursday’s fateful referendum on Europe almost upon us, the British public and political class are fiercely and...

    15. June 21, 2016

      Free Britain to trade with the world

      The central fact of our age is the rise of what we still think of as the “developing world”. In the past decade the...

    16. Fast FT

      June 21, 2016

      Fast Europe Open: Remain rally stalls

      Markets roared higher on Monday after polls showed a retreat in support among UK voters to leave the European Union,...

    17. Fast FT

      June 20, 2016

      Toyota: Free access to European market 'critical'

      Toyota has given the clearest indication yet it will lay off jobs at its UK plants if Britain votes to leave the EU. On...

    18. Fast FT

      June 20, 2016

      Fast Asia Open: UK's EU referendum week begins

      It’s a pretty important week for markets as far as risk events are concerned, with the UK’s referendum on European...

    19. June 17, 2016

      Oil prices see biggest weekly decline since early May

      Oil prices rose for the first time in seven trading sessions on Friday as the US dollar eased, but still saw their...

    20. June 16, 2016

      How the EU single market works and the benefits it offers

      The Leave campaign has officially confirmed that a vote for Britain to leave the EU is also a vote to leave the single...

    21. June 16, 2016

      Putin seeks to re-engage Europe at St Petersburg forum

      If the Kremlin is to be believed, Vladimir Putin spent the best part of the past week getting ready for the St...

    22. June 15, 2016

      EU push on tax avoidance threatened by Prague veto

      An EU push to narrow the kinds of tax loopholes exploited by companies in the LuxLeaks scandal is facing last-minute...

    23. June 15, 2016

      Economists’ rare unity highlights peril of Brexit

      Britain is a week away from its historic economic decision on EU membership. Economists have never been more united in...

    24. June 15, 2016

      Alternative EU trade models not in your interest, UK warned

      Business lobby groups from several of the countries that could provide a model for a post-Brexit UK have spoken out to...

    25. June 15, 2016

      Brexit donors guided by bitter experience with EU

      How does a businessman go from supporting British membership of the euro to calling for Brexit? For Sir James Dyson,...

    26. Fast FT

      June 14, 2016

      European court backs UK over child benefit limits

      Britain can use strict “right to reside” rules to limit access to child benefit for non-UK citizens, according to a...

    27. June 12, 2016

      Europe’s unicorns hit by herd mentality

      In the tech world, a unicorn is a private start-up valued at $1bn or more. There were 156 of them worth $550bn last...

    28. June 9, 2016

      Northern Ireland cannot afford a British EU exit

      Britain’s EU referendum campaign is dominated by arguments over the economy and migration. But the outcome will also...

    29. June 9, 2016

      Brexiters’ idea of unilateral free trade is a dangerous fantasy

      Has the Brexit campaign put forward a proposal that delivers both more self-determination and greater prosperity than...

    30. June 9, 2016

      Coping with a world of too much Chinese steel

      The problem of industrial overcapacity has been troubling manufacturers across the world for years. Of late their...

    31. Fast FT

      June 9, 2016

      UK trade deficit lower in April, boosted by export demand

      The Queen’s pound may be having a rocky time as nerves build ahead of this month’s EU membership referendum but...

    32. Fast FT

      June 9, 2016

      German surpluses slip back from record highs

      Germany’s twin surpluses slipped back from record highs in April but the economy still saw a healthy rise in exports as...

    33. Fast FT

      June 8, 2016

      China trade data - economists react

      May’s China trade data was a mixed bag that met some expectations while betraying others. Now economists are bringing...

    34. June 8, 2016

      Brexit countdown: 15 days to go

      Cameron’s short-term game The prime minister has a new stump speech — here are six things that the Leave campaign has...

    35. June 3, 2016

      Shop floor puts in-out chat on canteen menu

      For half an hour each week, the boss and his 20 employees halt work and head to the canteen for a chat — not about pay...

    36. Fast FT

      June 2, 2016

      UBS Wealth: Brexit could hammer pound to 1985 levels

      If the UK votes to leave the EU, sterling could slump a further 15 per cent, while the FTSE 100 could plunge 10 per...

    37. June 2, 2016

      ‘Spurious Makes Us Curious’: the UK’s professional fact-checkers

      In the corner of an office in central London the weekly session of prime minister’s questions is playing on a...

    38. May 31, 2016

      Europe and US in race to keep TTIP on track

      Washington and Brussels are scrambling to rebuild momentum for a landmark trade accord, amid signs that it is faltering...

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