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U.K.’s ‘no deal’ Brexit readiness report puts onus on businesses


The U.K. government this week released details about the steps it will take to ensure business continues to operate smoothly if the country leaves the European Union on Oct. 31 without a deal.

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Parliament suspension ‘unlawful’ says U.K. Supreme Court


The U.K. Supreme Court unanimously ruled Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend Parliament unlawful, but it stopped short of suggesting the Prime Minister’s motive was to stymie further debate over the government’s Brexit plans.


U.K. Parliament closes amid Brexit uncertainty


Boris Johnson’s plans to split from Europe blew up in his face, resulting in one of the biggest false-starts any U.K. Prime Minister has endured. Not only is Brexit likely to be delayed, but Johnson and his government are now legally bound to seek a deal—or else.

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Boris Johnson loses control of Brexit


Britain PM Boris Johnson’s firm stance on Brexit has been shot down by Parliament; it remains to be seen when (or if?) the United Kingdom will be departing the European Union.


Deal or no deal: PM promises Brexit on Oct. 31


Several recent decisions by new Prime Minister Boris Johnson suggest the United Kingdom will crash out of the European Union on the Oct. 31 deadline without a deal.


In Brexit gambit, U.K. signs legislation to ban EU laws


The repeal of the European Communities Act provides a “clear signal” that the U.K. government intends to leave the European Union without extending the Brexit deadline—with or without a deal.

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New PM Boris Johnson vows Brexit by Oct. 31 deadline; businesses wary


Newly elected Prime Minister Boris Johnson will enter 10 Downing Street with exactly 100 days to deliver the Brexit he has promised.


New EC president willing to extend Brexit third time


New European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has said she is willing to extend the Brexit deadline for a third time “should more time be required for a good reason.”


PM May resigns: What next for Brexit?


U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May steps down on June 7, following numerous attempts to get Parliament to back her Brexit plan.


PM May unveils plan for latest version of Brexit deal


U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May warned MPs if they don’t back the latest amended Withdrawal Agreement Bill, they will not vote on whether there should be a second Brexit referendum.


U.K. plans Brexit vote in June


A look at possible consequences of the MP vote on Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal scheduled for early June.


Top 10 supply chain risks for 2019


Natural disasters, droughts, port disruptions, cargo theft, and industrial fires are some of the top supply-chain risks that should keep executives and chief risk officers on their toes in 2019, according to a new risk report.


FCA and the future of financial conduct regulation


Post-Brexit, FCA Chief Executive Andrew Bailey says the U.K. agency will take a “lower burden” regulatory approach than that of the European Union.