As the Brexit bill passed UK legislation, this episode of Blue Conversation discusses the insights on the next steps following this major milestone. Listent to Amundi’s experts discussing the markets and investment impacts.
Global Head of Research
Now that the United Kingdom is officially out of the EU, a new phase has opened up, during which UK officials will have to negotiate a trade deal with the EU to avoid a ‘Brexit cliff edge’ at the end of 2020. The available time span is short, but an agreement is possible on either a trade deal, another extension or some mixture of the two. The negotiations should be simplified now the UK is able to rely on a solid parliamentary majority, while on the EU side there can no longer be any hope that the UK will remain in the EU.
Kasper ELMGREEN, Tristan PERRIER, Jacques KELLER