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Brexit Brief: Conservative Party slumps to fifth place in U.K. euro-election polls

Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative Party are fifth in voting intentions in the European Parliament elections taking place on May 23, behind the Brexit Party, the Liberal Democrats, Labour and the Greens......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 21st, 2019

Britain’s Election Gamble—What You Need to Know

Britain is going to the polls for the third time in five years in a general election intended to break the deadlock over Brexit. The Dec. 12 vote is a huge gamble for Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his Conservative Party. That’s because hard-t.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostDec 10th, 2019

UK: sterling surges on Johnson election hopes

Sterling hit 2-1/2-year highs versus the euro on Thursday, on growing confidence that next week's election will give the Conservative Party the parliamentary majority it needs to deliver Brexit. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersDec 5th, 2019

Mexico"s Former First Lady Withdraws From Presidential Race

Former first lady Margarita Zavala said she is withdrawing her candidacy for the July 1 presidential election, giving a likely boost to Ricardo Anaya of the conservative National Action Party, who polls say is in second place, ahead of a Sunday debate......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 16th, 2018

Lib Dems expect "strong second" place finish in Lewisham East as anti-Brexit voters punish May and Corbyn

Getty Exclusive: The Liberal Democrats are expecting to hoover up anti-Brexit votes and finish second in Thursday's by-election in Lewisham East. Canvassing seen by Business Insider suggests Sir Vince Cable's party is going to leapfrog the Conservative.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 14th, 2018

Shares and sterling leap on trade and Brexit boosts

Stock markets and sterling gained on Friday as U.S.-China trade hopes and an election win for Britain's Brexit-backing Conservative Party cleared two of the clouds on the global investment horizon......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 13th, 2019

EU agrees to start British trade talks after Brexit deal approved: Sources

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson skipped the summit because of an election on Thursday in which his Conservative Party won a landslide victory......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 13th, 2019

Boris Johnson’s Conservatives cruise to victory in election as British pound and stocks surge

Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party has won Britain’s crunch election and gained a decisive majority as voters backed his pledge to “get Brexit done.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 13th, 2019

Boris Johnson"s Conservative Party Wins UK General Election With Outright Majority, Brexit Ahead

Boris Johnson is set to become the prime minister of the U.K. again, as his Conservative and Unionist Party has won the general elections with.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 13th, 2019

Shares and sterling soar as trade and Brexit fog lifts

Stocks rose and the pound gained on Friday as the prospect of a China-U.S. trade deal and an election victory for Britain's Brexit-backing Conservative Party cleared two of the darkest clouds on the global investment horizon......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 13th, 2019

Boris Johnson wins crunch U.K. election with strong majority as pound soars and stocks set to rally

Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party has won Britain’s crunch election and gained a solid majority as voters backed his pledge to get Brexit done......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 13th, 2019

Boris Johnson gains solid majority in Britain’s crunch election as pound soars and markets set to fly

Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party has won Britain’s crunch election and gained a solid majority as voters backed his pledge to get Brexit done......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 13th, 2019

British Pound Soars On Election Exit Polls

FEEDEarly election exit polls are predicting a huge majority win for British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party…click here to watch this short video clip. The British pound has jumped on this news, as s.....»»

Category: blogSource: slopeofhopeDec 12th, 2019

The pound is soaring after UK election exit polls show Boris Johnson"s Conservative party won a big majority

Markets Insider The pound surged as much as 2.1% against the dollar after exit polls showed a Conservative majority in the 2019 UK election.  Official UK exit polls.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 12th, 2019

Why short-term sterling euphoria could turn into long-term gloom

Traders reassured by the prospect of a Conservative Party majority coming out of Thursday’s U.K. election might worry about the renewed Brexit uncertainty it would entail......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 10th, 2019

GBP/USD Forecast: Underpinned By UK Election Polls

GBP/USD underpinned by UK election polls; Conservative Party surpasses 40%. Cable keeps the positive tone, key resistance seen at 1.3012. 0 read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 18th, 2019

Boris Johnson"s Former Lover Warns She Will "No Longer Keep His Secrets"

Boris Johnson's Former Lover Warns She Will "No Longer Keep His Secrets" Even with polls showing his conservative party with a plurality as high as 44% ahead of next month's election, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is strugglin.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 18th, 2019

Brexit Twists Point to Election. Here’s How It Would Work

The next twist in the three-year fight over Brexit could be an early general election. For Prime Minister Boris Johnson -- whose Conservative Party lacks a majority in the House of Commons -- rolling.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 25th, 2019

Brexit Twists Point to Election. Here’s How It Works: QuickTake

The next twist in the three-year fight over Brexit could be an early general election. For Prime Minister Boris Johnson -- whose Conservative Party lacks a majority in the House of Commons -- rolling.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 24th, 2019

Brexit Chaos Points to a General Election. Here’s How It Would Work

The next twist in the three-year fight over Brexit could be an early general election. For Prime Minister Boris Johnson -- whose Conservative Party lacks a majority in the House of Commons -- rolling.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 23rd, 2019

Key Words: Blair says Brexit is answer to none of U.K. challenges as he warns Corbyn against backing an election

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair on Monday continued to attack both the idea of Brexit and the ruling Conservative Party, which may take the U.K. out of the European Union on Oct. 31 without an agreed deal......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 2nd, 2019