On 29 May 2019 ESMA released a statement clarifying its position on the share trading obligation in a hard Brexit scenario.
Inside Brexit blog
FCA confirms extension of the TPR deadline
On 24 May 2019, the FCA confirmed the deadline for notifications for the temporary permissions regime (TPR) will be extended to the end of October 2019.
UK regulation after Brexit
Posted in Financial services
On 16 May 2019, the PRA published a speech given by its CEO, Sam Woods. In his speech Mr Woods discusses what the UK system of financial regulation might look like after the UK leaves the EU.
Plans for carbon pricing post Brexit: a linked emissions trading system?
On 2 May 2019 the UK, Scottish and Welsh Governments and the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs in Northern Ireland issued a joint consultation on the future of UK carbon pricing.
Brexit and the EU ETS: an unprecedented intervention
Posted in Energy
Greg Clark, the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, delivered a statement to Parliament on 1 May 2019.
Aviation if there is a “no deal” – Status overview
Posted in Transport
This blog post examines what a “no deal” Brexit would mean for the aviation industry following the publication of recent EU and UK legislation to address this.
EU agrees to further extension to Article 50
The EU has agreed to a further extension to Article 50.
UK to request further extension to Article 50
The Prime Minister made a statement on 2 April 2019, confirming that the UK would be seeking a further short extension to Article 50, to 22 May.
U.S. Reporting Companies Must Disclose Brexit Risks
Government again defeated in vote on the Withdrawal Agreement
Posted in The Withdrawal Agreement
The House of Commons has again voted against approving the draft Withdrawal Agreement. The Government’s motion was defeated by a majority of 58.