UK Wants to Set Rules After Brexit

Prime Minister Theresa May told her cabinet on Tuesday Britain’s objective in leaving the EU should be a deal that enables it to set rules suited to its situation, her spokesman said after a cabinet meeting to establish long-term goals for exit talks.Having secured a deal to move European Union departure negotiations to the next stage last week, Tuesday’s discussion marked the start of May’s next battle over Brexit: what kind of long-term relationship will Britain have with the bloc?In making that decision, May must manage deep divisions at home, including among senior ministers, over whether to align Britain’s economic future with the EU, or diverge from the bloc and seek a more global role.

Source: UK wants to set rules “right for our situation” after leaving EU – May’s spokesman

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Craig Erlam

Craig Erlam

Senior Currency Analyst at OANDA
Based in London, England, Craig Erlam joined OANDA in 2015 as a Market Analyst. With more than five years' experience as a financial market analyst and trader, he focuses on both fundamental and technical analysis while conducting macroeconomic commentary. He has been published by The Financial Times, Reuters, the Wall Street Journal and The Telegraph, and he also appears regularly as a guest commentator on networks including Sky News, Bloomberg, CNBC and BBC. Craig holds a full membership to the Society of Technical Analysts and he is recognized as a Certified Financial Technician by the International Federation of Technical Analysts.