Your information source on European trade policy is the go-to resource for news, analysis, commentary, insights, in-depth technical analysis and systematic tracking of TTIP and other free trade negotiations. We are the only comprehensive news outfit on trade policy in the EU. We are run by genuine trade policy experts.


Borderlex, born in May 2014, has established a firm reputation for providing reliable news, and solid, predictive, and critical analysis on the EU’s trade and investment policy. Borderlex contributes actively to the public debate in Europe about trade policy and trade agreements through commentary, interviews and opinion pieces. Borderlex is also the repository for everything you need to know about TTIP thanks to its unique TTIP Tracker.


Our prime readers include businesses, business associations, law firms, consultancies, governments, and academics, journalists and NGO representatives throughout Europe and beyond. Commission officials, MEP also read Borderlex.


Borderlex was founded and is run by Iana Dreyer. Prior to founding Borderlex, Iana worked in think tanks and media, writing and commenting on European trade and energy policies.


Borderlex draws on a network of experts and journalists on EU trade policy to offer top notch insights and commentary. Contributors so far have included:


Peter Brun, trade and environment expert, Denmark

Peter Chase, German Marshall Fund of the United States

Elvire Fabry, Institut Jacques Delors, Paris

Christofer Fjellner, MEP

Doru Frantescu, VoteWatchEU, Brussels

Jennifer Freeman, journalist, Geneva

Any Freitas, RUSI, Brussels

Stuart Harbinson, trade consultant, Geneva

Sébastien Jean, CEPII, Paris

Ravi Kanth Devarakonda, independent journalist, Geneva

Nikos Lavranos, EFILA, Brussels

Hosuk Lee Makiyama, ECIPE, Brussels

Uzo Madu, What’s In It For Africa website, Brussels

Alessia Mosca, MEP

Erik van der Marel, ECIPE, Brussels

Corinne Vadcar, Institut Friedland, Paris

Michael Wigell, Finnish Institute for International Affairs, Helsinki


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Borderlex Publishing Ltd.

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Director: Iana Dreyer

Phone : +44 (0)7 584 034 892