Vulcan View – Monday 19th – 23rd February

Vulcan View – Monday 19th – 23rd February

Posted on 23 Feb 2018 in Vulcan Insight

KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK:       BREXIT UK eyes indefinite extension to proposed transition period London appears to have backed away from its initial demand for a strict time-limited transition period post-Brexit as a government paper shows that Britain now believes that the duration should last until the required ‘’new processes and new systems’’ […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday 12th – Friday 16th February

Vulcan View – Monday 12th – Friday 16th February

Posted on 20 Feb 2018 in Vulcan Insight

KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK:       BREXIT Johnson speech fails to provide clarity as Irish question arises again Britain’s post-Brexit relationship with the EU is set to be spelled out over the next few weeks as a series of speeches are to be delivered by the UK Government.  The six speeches – two to […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday 5th February to Friday 9th February

Vulcan View – Monday 5th February to Friday 9th February

Posted on 20 Feb 2018 in Vulcan Insight

KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK:       BREXIT London plans for ‘immediate’ break with EU post-Brexit The divisions and internal party wrangling that has engulfed the British Conservative party over the past few months reached boiling point this week as staunch-Brexiters and remainers  vocally lobbied for their cause amid a heated war of words. The […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday 29th January to Friday 2nd of February

Vulcan View – Monday 29th January to Friday 2nd of February

Posted on 06 Feb 2018 in Vulcan Insight

KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK:       BREXIT Leaked reports reveal potential damage of post-Brexit scenarios Downing Street was left scrambling this week when a government report examining three post-Brexit scenarios was leaked to a media source. The paper analysed three different options facing the UK government once it leaves the EU and the impact […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday 22nd to Friday 26th of January

Vulcan View – Monday 22nd to Friday 26th of January

Posted on 06 Feb 2018 in Vulcan Insight

KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK:       GERMANY Brief coalition breakthrough reached as remaining hurdles mount Berlin experienced a temporary reprieve early last week when the Social Democrats (SPD) voted on Sunday in favour of formal coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative CSU-CDU bloc. The centre-left party has grown exceedingly divided over whether to […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday 15th to Friday 19th of January

Vulcan View – Monday 15th to Friday 19th of January

Posted on 06 Feb 2018 in Vulcan Insight

KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK:         BREXIT EU27 back tougher stance for Brexit transition period EU member states have opted to support tougher conditions for the UK in any post-Brexit transition deal. The agreed updated directives for the EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier will demand London to meet stricter terms on immigration, fishing […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday 8th to Friday the 12th of January

Vulcan View – Monday 8th to Friday the 12th of January

Posted on 05 Feb 2018 in Vulcan Insight

KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK:       EUROPEAN UNION Brexit shortfall creates EU budget headache The European Commission has begun eyeing up potential new revenue streams in order to fill the Brexit-sized hole looming over the EU wide budget. Negotiations for the next ‘’Multiannual Financial Framework’’, or the MFF, have kicked off and the challenge […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday 18th to Friday the 22nd of December

Vulcan View – Monday 18th to Friday the 22nd of December

Posted on 05 Feb 2018 in Vulcan Insight

KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK:       BREXIT Barnier rules out bespoke financial deal for the City of London The chief Brexit negotiator for the EU, Michel Barnier, struck a blow to the British government when he declared that the City of London will not get a special deal for its lucrative financial services sector. […] Read more...

Vulcan Insight – Brexit: Onwards to Phase II

Vulcan Insight – Brexit: Onwards to Phase II

by Lucinda Creighton | Posted on 18 Dec 2017 in Vulcan Insight

The political agreement which was achieved between the European Union and the United Kingdom last Friday was critically important in the context of moving the Brexit talks forward. Had a deal not been struck, we would have drifted into the New Year with no clarity whatsoever, and the discussions on a transitional deal postponed yet again. This […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday the 11th to Friday the 15th of December

Vulcan View – Monday the 11th to Friday the 15th of December

Posted on 18 Dec 2017 in Vulcan Insight

The Vulcan View for Monday the 11th Friday the 15th of December featuring analysis of the latest EU developments, this week featuring the upcoming EU Summit, the UK Parliament's rebellion vote against the government and the delay in the EU-Mercosur Trade deal. Read more...

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