Brexit deal chance lights up UK cap market hopes

By Jasper Cox, Mike Turner, Sam Kerr
17 Oct 2019

A surprise agreement between the UK government and the European Union has led to renewed optimism for the country's capital markets. There is hope that an orderly Brexit, or even a long extension, will lead to an increase in investment from UK companies, particularly in the form of M&A. Investors are more than willing to finance these deals, write Sam Kerr, Jasper Cox and Mike Turner.

As GlobalCapital went to press, the EU and the UK government had come to an agreement on new Brexit terms. It is now set to be put to the UK parliament on Saturday. The UK is still set to leave the EU on October 31. Even if the ...

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