Five options if UK rejects May deal, Balancing the roles of the ECB

UK PM Theresa May

Commentary: Five options if UK rejects May deal

By Charles Grant in London

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has clinched her deal with the European Union and persuaded most of her cabinet to support it. But after EU leaders sign off the deal at a summit on 25 November, May has promised the House of Commons a ‘meaningful vote’; it is hard to see how she can win it. However, even if May falls, the arrival of a new Conservative party leader would not change the parliamentary arithmetic...

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, November 19, 2018)



GLOBAL MARKETS: Following President Donald Trump’s upbeat comments on Friday that he may not impose additional tariffs on Chinese imported goods as China offered a list of potential measures in order to resolve trade tensions, the majority of global equity indices started the week on a positive tone on Monday. In the government bond markets, US Treasuries firmed with the 10yr respective yield falling a three-week low of 3.06% in European trade on...