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Brexit Bulletin: A Narrow Escape

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BlueBay's Riley Shuns Pound, Gilts Amid Brexit Risk

Today in Brexit: Theresa May escaped defeat in Parliament. With the atmosphere increasingly febrile, she also wants to send lawmakers off on holiday early.

Theresa May’s perilous position was made dramatically clear last night as an amendment to a key bit of Brexit legislation squeaked through Parliament by just three votes. Trying to keep one wing of her party happy, the prime minister made concessions that angered another wing. It’s increasingly unclear if she will have the votes in Parliament to get a final Brexit deal approved.