Pound dips as Brexit saga drags but hopes for deal lend support

Pound dips as Brexit saga drags but hopes for deal lend support

Sterling fell on Monday after MPs voted to delay passing British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal, though losses were limited by hopes the country can eventually avoid crashing out of the EU without a divorce agreement in place. The House of Commons sat on a Saturday for the first time in almost four decades […]

UK Johnson’s Brexit plans in tatters after stinging defeats

UK Johnson’s Brexit plans in tatters after stinging defeats

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s hardline Brexit strategy stood in tatters on Thursday after a humiliating week left him without a working majority but unable to call an election. His supporters ended a night-long filibuster in the upper House of Lords when the government gave up trying to block a measure designed to stop a […]