Key Takeaways from UK Brexit Secretary Barclay
Arslan Butt • 1 min read
The Sterling remains under pressure versus Euro and US Dollar in the near-term having suffered consecutive days of selling against its two main counterparts.
The drops began as the possibility of a Sterling-supportive cross-party Brexit agreement being struck by Labour and the Conservatives started reducing while concerns of the removal of Prime Minister Theresa May and a general election continue in markets.
Recently, Stephen Barclay, the United Kindom’s Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, spoke to media and triggered a sell-off in Sterling.
Key Takeaways from his Speech:
- Talks with labor on Brexit need to come to a conclusion.
- Talks with labor have been challenging.
- We are exploring with the European Union how much of the political declaration can be changed.