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Greater issues at play in Europe

Christopher Smart of Barings

Christopher Smart of Barings

The latest series of confusing parliamentary votes and dramatic European summits may have given the impression the Brexit saga will never end.

The reality is, it is over. Whatever technical economic relationship the UK chooses to strike with the European Union, it has already effectively left and the continent is moving on without it. Investors should start getting used to a Europe that is, on the margin, more likely to regulate economic activity, less likely to negotiate new trade deals and facing a crucial debate about allowing more flexible rules around fiscal policy to boost growth. Brexit Blog: CBI urges PM hopefuls to consider 'long-term damage' of leaving with no deal Of course, there is still an outside chance Bri...

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