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ICG’s Brexit Update – 22 July

It almost felt like a normal week of politics. The Prime Minister held a Cabinet meeting and then faced PMQs. She then went and held meetings with European allies across the continent. The Republican Party nominated its candidate for the Presidency of the United States.

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Briefings

ICG’s Brexit Update 15 July

The old cliché says that a week is a long time in politics, but the last three have felt like a lifetime. Last week ended with the nation set for a summer-long leadership battle between Andrea…

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Opinion

Remainers should not turn on democracy

It is too early to know the long term effects but what we do know is that after an initial fall the FTSE350 has been trading at its highest point this year for more than two weeks. For a dead cat it is spending an awful long time in the air.

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Briefings

ICG’s Brexit Update 08 July

It’s been just two weeks since the EU referendum but it already feels like a lifetime ago. Conservative MPs concluded the first round of their leadership contest in a matter of days, and we now know the names of the two people who might be Prime Minister. The Labour Party, meanwhile, has yet to decide if it wants to have a contest and UKIP’s leader Nigel Farage has resigned his own position. Again. With all this Westminster infighting going on, you could almost forget that we have a Brexit to negotiate too…

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News

May vs Leadsom

We have our candidates to become the next Prime Minister. The Home Secretary, Theresa May, will face off against Andrea Leadsom, the Energy Minister and high-profile Leave campaigner. Both candidates will now make their case to members of the Conservative Party, with a result announced on 9 September.

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