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Brexit could cost 500000 United Kingdom jobs

13 January 2018

Asked what the United Kingdom could offer in return for access to the EU's single market in services, Hammond told Die Welt: "Every time European firms raise capital through the City of London and do so more cheaply than they could raise it elsewhere in Europe, that makes those businesses that little bit more competitive".

He also made a joint pitch to business leaders with Brexit Secretary David Davis, where they called for a bespoke post-Brexit trade deal with the European Union which would be the "most ambitious in the world".

Speaking after a meeting with EU Brexit negotiator Mr Barnier and members of a British pro-Leave delegation, Mr Gill said: "This trade deal, if we enter it on bad circumstances, will do just that: it will basically hold us back from trading with the world".

It reveals that the sector could have up to 119,000 fewer jobs than otherwise would be the case if no deal were struck with the EU on the single market, customs union and transitional arrangements.

Sadiq reiterated his call for the Government to change course in the negotiations.

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The British government on Thursday ruled out paying the European Union to access the single market after leaving the bloc, as Prime Minister Theresa May tried to reassure finance sector players over Brexit. "If the government is serious about walking away if the European Union fails to offer an acceptable deal, it needs to prepare seriously for such an eventuality, and that requires a senior minister within the department for exiting the European Union", she said.

The Morgan McKinley report is one of the starkest data points yet showing how hiring has slowed as firms struggle to get clarity on what access they will have to Europe's financial markets following Brexit. Such a minister would work alongside Secretary David Davis and deliver constant updates on preparations for the eventuality of a no trade deal scenario.

"This is the first time that the various impacts of Brexit - trade, investment and migration - have been comprehensively assessed across a number of key indicators and sectors at sub-national level", said Cambridge Econometrics director Ben Gardiner. The analysis does however highlight the scale of the comparative risks associated with each scenario and potential outcome from the negotiations.

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Brexit could cost 500000 United Kingdom jobs