Post Tagged with: "Brexit"

Why fintech investment is booming “Despite Brexit”

Why fintech investment is booming “Despite Brexit”

Parliament Street Director of Financial Services, Tim Focas, discusses the under-reported Brexit Boom in Fintech and why – despite the media – we should be optimistic about the future! Why is it that whenever there is a smidgen of economic hope, the Westminster elite waste little time claiming it is “despite Brexit”? London’s fizzing fintech sector is a classic case in point. […]

by · 12th March 2019 · Economy & Tax
Is EFTA the solution to the Brexit deadlock?

Is EFTA the solution to the Brexit deadlock?

Instead of paying £39bn to be stuck in a BRINO-Brexit, EFTA offers the best form of transition as we leave the EU. We urgently need to re-evaluate the EFTA route to a meaningful and practicable Brexit, argues Cllr. Dr. Peter Hill As Theresa May pleaded for MPs to unite behind her it was heartening to see them heeding her suggestion […]

by · 6th February 2019 · Opinion Editorials
Tim Focas provides EXCLUSIVE Brexit analysis to Express.co.uk

Tim Focas provides EXCLUSIVE Brexit analysis to Express.co.uk

Wednesday 16th January 2019 Following the overwhelming Commons defeat of the Prime Minister’s EU Withdrawal Deal, yesterday; businesses, big and small, from across the country, were asking what would happen next. Express.co.uk decided to speak to the man in the know, Parliament Street’s Director of Financial Services, Tim Focas, who gave the paper an exclusive interview. Discussing the new lay of […]

by · 16th January 2019 · Press Room
Parliament Street featured in leading wealth management publication, SPEARS Magazine

Parliament Street featured in leading wealth management publication, SPEARS Magazine

Tuesday 15th January 2019 Parliament Street’s Director of Financial Services, Tim Focas is featured in the latest issue of SPEARS Magazine. The publication is required reading for the financial services community, and has even been referred to as “the Bible of the banking community” by GQ Magazine. He was featured in an article drawing parallels between the European Union’s relationship […]

by · 15th January 2019 · Press Room
Robin Shepherd – Why Brussels Should Be Wary of a Cancelled Brexit

Robin Shepherd – Why Brussels Should Be Wary of a Cancelled Brexit

Brussels has made clear its belief that Brexit was a mistake. But at this point,a clean break is probably for the best. With barely a mistake having gone unmade in British Prime Minister Theresa May’s handling of Brexit, it is perhaps understandable that many observers have allowed their lurid fascination with the chaos in London to obscure the interests of […]

by · 10th January 2019 · Opinion Editorials
Parliament Street CEO discusses Brexit on London Live Debate

Parliament Street CEO discusses Brexit on London Live Debate

Sunday 18th November 2018 Parliament Street CEO, Patrick Sullivan was on London Live Debate, this evening. Patrick offered his take on an eventful week in politics, and also, gave his analysis on Theresa May’s Brexit Deal.

by · 18th November 2018 · Press Room, News
The People’s Vote: Labour’s October Surprise?

The People’s Vote: Labour’s October Surprise?

Pressure is mounting on Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour leadership to embrace a People’s Vote; if they do it would be a game changer, argues Patrick Sullivan This weekend the Cooperative (Co-op) Party held its annual conference in Brighton, branded “Cooperatives Unleashed”. The Co-op Party is a sister party to the Labour Party and there are currently 37 Labour (Co-op) […]

by · 17th October 2018 · Chairman's Musings, Commentary, Blog
Dr. Peter Hill discusses Brexit and Housing on London Live Debate

Dr. Peter Hill discusses Brexit and Housing on London Live Debate

Review by Cllr. Dr. Peter Hill – Director of Policy, Parliament Street On 16th September, I appeared on the London Live Debate discussing the Bank of England Governor’s recent comments regarding the effect of Brexit on London house prices. On the Panel was myself, Andrew Boff (Member of the GLA and potential Conservative Mayor of London candidate) and Melanie Clear, […]

by · 16th September 2018 · Press Room
EXPRESS EXCLUSIVE: Focas warns EU chiefs that Brussels will face catastrophic financial consequences if they force a NO-DEAL Brexit

EXPRESS EXCLUSIVE: Focas warns EU chiefs that Brussels will face catastrophic financial consequences if they force a NO-DEAL Brexit

Thursday 23rd August, 2018 Earlier today, Express.co.uk published an exclusive and prescient interview with Parliament Street’s Director of Financial Services and the City of London, Tim Focas. In the interview, which featured prominently on the site’s homepage all day, Tim had words of warning for arrogant EU commissioners, looking to punish Great Britain for daring to vote Brexit; a NO-DEAL […]

by · 23rd August 2018 · Press Room
NEW RESEARCH: Retail Revolution

NEW RESEARCH: Retail Revolution

Today the Parliament Street Research Team has released a new policy paper into the impact of Brexit on high street stores and retail prices. Our findings have already been reported on, in national online newspaper The Independent. Reach the full report here: Retail Revolution Report 

by · 16th August 2018 · frontpage, Research