Trump hails Brexit during visit to Scotland

Trump hails Brexit during visit to Scotland

Donald Trump, has given Brexit his seal of approval, claiming that it’s “a great thing” that the people of the UK have “taken back their country” in voting to leave the EU. His comments came as he arrived at the Trump Turnberry in Scotland for the reopening of the refurbished...

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Era’s End

I have known David Cameron for over fifteen years. He saved his party in 2005 after three thumping defeats and made them electable. His forethought and quickness in decision making during three critical days following the 2010 election enabled him to become Prime Minister of an unlikely coalition with the...

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Market turmoil following vote for Brexit

Markets have plummeted following the British vote to leave the EU. It’s an old adage that markets hate uncertainty. And, perhaps predictably, investors have reacted this morning to the result of the referendum – and the resignation of Prime Minster David Cameron – with a mass selloff. Fears of a...

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European leaders react to Brexit: “What doesn’t kill you only makes you stronger”

European leaders react to Brexit: “What doesn’t kill you only makes you stronger”

Leading European figures have already responded to the UK’s decision to leave the EU, admitting they are deeply saddened by the result.   A crisis meeting was held in Brussels between the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, and Martin Schulz, the...

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Uncertainty for the overseas property market after Brexit

As the continent comes to terms with today’s result, British expats are left wondering what Brexit will mean for them and the value of their property.   Amid turbulent markets, the UK will at some stage in the future officially inform Brussels of its intent to leave the European Union....

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David Cameron’s statement on the EU referendum result

David Cameron’s statement on the EU referendum result

Delivered on 24 June 2016 (Transcript of the speech, exactly as it was delivered) “The country has just taken part in a giant democratic exercise – perhaps the biggest in our history. Over 33 million people – from England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and Gibraltar – have all had their...

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