Brexit & UK trade

UK revamps trade advisory groups amidst controversial recruitment of Aussie ex-premier
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UK revamps trade advisory groups amidst controversial recruitment of Aussie ex-premier

The British government has announced a revamp of its trade policy consultative bodies, amid strong indications that controversial former Australian prime minister Tony Abbott is set to become a United Kingdom trade ambassador. As London steps up its engagement with trading partners in advance of the ending of the post-Brexit …

City of London pins hopes on UK-Australia trade pact to restore regulatory equivalence
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City of London pins hopes on UK-Australia trade pact to restore regulatory equivalence

The City of London is hopeful that the newly-launched free trade agreement negotiations between the United Kingdom and Australia could provide a solution to a new regulatory headache facing the British financial services sector. In an uncomfortable echo of the current dialogue between London and Brussels, the UK – together …

CPTPP + US: the emergence of a British trade policy strategy
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CPTPP + US: the emergence of a British trade policy strategy

The United Kingdom left the European Union with the explicit aim of having its own trade policy and agreements. Britain is in business now. The biggest challenge will be handling the domestic politics of farming, procurement, environment and devolution to make London’s emerging trade policy strategy bear fruit. London aims …