UK Brexit boom still sees economy plagued by old problems

2017-01-26 15:17

The UK economy is maintaining its stellar performance since the Brexit vote, but the reasons may be cause for concern.

Pro-Brexit economists sense vindication as UK shows resilience

2016-08-19 18:00

With consumers on their biggest summer spending spree in 14 years after Britain’s vote to quit the European Union, “Leave” backers see reasons to be cheerful.

Britain's vote to leave the EU should make Europe's leaders stop and think, as their commitment to free migration across its borders is unpopular with many voters.

Britain's vote to leave the EU should make Europe's leaders stop and think, as their commitment to free migration across its borders is unpopular with many voters.

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UK finance chief floats 15% business tax to boost post-Brexit economy

2016-07-04 07:37

George Osborne has set a goal of lowering the corporate tax rate to 15% in an effort to keep businesses investing in the UK as it prepares to leave the EU.

Brexit impact will be worse than the 2008 crash

2016-06-28 07:12

George Osborne has sought to reassure markets, but the referendum result has sparked a chain of painful events at a time when Britain has no means to protect itself.

British passport loses its shine after Brexit

2016-06-24 16:36

There is now a possibility where South Africans with a UK passport could lose out on the privileges of living and working in Europe without applying for visas.

What now? Brexit win sets stage for two years of bitter talks

2016-06-24 07:07

It’s clear that British voters have opted to walk out on the European Union, setting up at least two years of bitter talks. Here’s a road map of what’s to come.

Brexit vote finally arrives after months of division

2016-06-23 12:15

Britain has begun voting on whether to remain a member of the EU or split from the 28-nation bloc, a once-in-a-generation decision that will determine the UK's future.

Rand on front foot on surprise CPI, 'Bremain'

2016-06-23 07:54

The rand has been on the front foot, trading below R14.60/$ on better than expected inflation data and as markets price in a "Bremain" vote.

Brexit would complicate life in SA - Gordhan

2016-06-20 07:32

As Britons count down the days to a referendum on whether to remain a part of the EU, countries like South Africa are weighing up the cost of either scenario.


What does UK ruling mean for Brexit and what comes next?

2017-01-24 13:19

UK’s Supreme Court has ruled that PM Theresa May needs an act of Parliament to trigger Brexit. How exactly will the procedure work and what does that mean for Brexit?

UK industry barely grew in June ahead of Brexit

2016-08-09 14:41

UK industrial production barely grew in June as the economy lost momentum before the Brexit referendum, it has been revealed.

Brexit chaos may erase R23 trillion from global M&A - study

2016-07-25 07:53

A disorderly exit by the UK from the European Union could wipe as much as $1.6trn from future mergers and acquisitions, a new study says.

Five scenarios how Brexit can impact SA

2016-06-29 12:40

There are five scenarios the UK and the EU are facing post Brexit that could either boost or hamper SA's trade relations, an SA economist and trade consultant has revealed.

Pound slump deepens amid Brexit turmoil as gold gains with yen

2016-06-27 07:08

The aftershocks of the UK's Brexit vote has continued to reverberate across financial markets, with the pound extending its selloff near a 31-year low.

SA's financial institutions can withstand Brexit shock - Zuma

2016-06-24 13:00

President Jacob Zuma has said government will “advise the South African public” about unfolding developments where necessary around the outcome of the Brexit referendum.

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan speaks out on Brexit vote

2016-06-23 23:24

Listen to an audio clip of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan speaking out on the Brexit vote and what it means for SA.

The Dummies Guide to Brexit - and why there's no one to trust

2016-06-23 11:42

Clive Crook explains why UK voters face a momentous choice when they vote on whether to remain in the European Union on Thursday.

WATCH: Brexit will be financial disaster – Richard Branson

2016-06-21 14:21

Britons will cause 'irreparable damage' both to Great Britain and to Europe if it votes “Leave” in Thursday’s referendum, says entrepreneur Richard Branson.

Brexit campaign on hold after Labour MP murder

2016-06-17 07:58

Both sides of the acrimonious Brexit debate suspended campaigning for a second day after the murder of Labour lawmaker Jo Cox, an advocate for voting to stay in the EU.

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