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  • LONDON, March 29- European shares edged higher on Wednesday as Britain was set to formally trigger divorce proceedings with the European Union it joined in 1973.. The pan-European STOXX 600 index was 0.1 percent higher by 1000 GMT, with modest gains driven by broker upgrades and results. "It's like a race: we are firing the starting gun and now we just have to see how...

  • LONDON, March 29- Goldman Sachs sought to reassure London- based staff over potential disruption to its business as Britain prepares to leave the European Union, in a voicemail to staff sent by the Wall Street firm's Europe CEO. British Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger formal EU divorce proceedings on Wednesday, launching two years of negotiations that...

  • LONDON, March 29- Goldman Sachs sought to reassure London- based staff over potential disruption to its business as Britain prepares to leave the European Union, in a voicemail to staff sent by the Wall Street firm's Europe CEO. British Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger formal EU divorce proceedings on Wednesday, launching two years of negotiations that...

  • LONDON, March 29- Goldman Sachs sought to reassure London- based staff over potential disruption to its business as Britain prepares to leave the European Union, in a voicemail to staff sent by the Wall Street firm's Europe CEO. British Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger formal EU divorce proceedings on Wednesday, launching two years of negotiations that...

  • LONDON, March 29- Goldman Sachs sought to reassure London- based staff over potential disruption to its business as Britain prepares to leave the European Union, in a voicemail to staff sent by the Wall Street firm's Europe CEO. British Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger formal EU divorce proceedings on Wednesday, launching two years of negotiations that...

  • LONDON— UK Prime Minister: Britain has triggered EU divorce process,' acts on the democratic will of the British people'.

  • *Germany 10- yr yield up 2 bps, lower-rated bonds outperform. LONDON, March 29- A strengthening euro zone economy gave investors confidence to continue selling euro zone government bonds on Wednesday, the day on which Britain is set to officially trigger divorce proceedings with the European Union. "A mixture of good data seems to be proving the European economy...

  • LONDON, March 29- Prime Minister Theresa May will file formal Brexit divorce papers on Wednesday, pitching the United Kingdom into the unknown and triggering years of uncertain negotiations that will test the endurance of the European Union. Nine months after Britons voted to leave, May will notify EU Council President Donald Tusk in a letter that the UK really...

  • PARIS, March 29- Pernod Ricard raised the prices of its spirits in Britain in March to protect margins against a slide in the pound stemming from the country's vote to leave the European Union, according to company slides released ahead of an analyst call. Pernod, the world's second-biggest spirits group behind Britain's Diageo, did not detail the scope of the...

  • DUBLIN, March 29- Flights between Britain and the European Union risk being suspended in 2019 if Britain does not prioritize a new aviation deal in Brexit negotiations, Irish low-cost airline Ryanair warned on Wednesday. "It's become worrying that the UK government seems to have no plan B to maintain Britain's liberalized air links with Europe, in the absence of...

  • LONDON, March 29- European shares edged higher on Wednesday as Britain was set to formally trigger divorce proceedings with the European Union it joined in 1973.. Britain's FTSE 100 rose 0.4 percent, outperforming the broader European market, as a weaker pound contributed to gains for its largely foreign-earning stocks. Engie rose 2.6 percent, top of France's...

  • Britain's ambassador to the U.N. says the United Kingdom may be leaving the European Union but it isn't leaving Europe and will remain a major player on the world stage including at the United Nations. Britain will negotiate its exit from the EU over the next two years, and Rycroft says he anticipates that the U.K. will remain aligned with the rest of the EU and work...

  • LONDON, March 29- Prime Minister Theresa May will file formal Brexit divorce papers on Wednesday, pitching the United Kingdom into the unknown and triggering years of uncertain negotiations that will test the endurance of the European Union. Nine months after Britons voted to leave, May will notify EU Council President Donald Tusk in a letter that the UK really...

  • Britain's top envoy to the EU, Tim Barrow, hand-delivered a letter to European Council President Donald Tusk formally triggering a two-year countdown to the final split. Tusk tweeted that "after nine months the U.K. has delivered," followed by a photo of Barrow handing him the letter in front of British and EU flags in Brussels. To Britain, he said: "We already miss you.

  • March 29- Gold prices fell on Wednesday as positive economic data from the United States backed expectations of further interest rate hikes by the Federal Reserve this year, prompting the dollar to bounce back from multi-month lows. *Spot gold was down 0.2 percent at $1,248.60 per. Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer also gave the dollar a lift as he...

  • Britain is set to trigger the start of negotiations on Wednesday. EU officials have insisted the divorce terms must be settled before talks on a new relationship with Britain can begin, while London had hoped the two things could be done simultaneously. From now on, Weber said, the parliament would be looking out for the 27 EU nations and its 440 citizens first and...

  • LONDON, March 28- Stocks recovered while the dollar hovered above four-month lows on Tuesday as anxiety over Donald Trump's setback on healthcare reform gave way to tentative hopes for the U.S. president's planned stimulus policies. The Trump administration's failure to undo Obamacare raised concern among investors that planned tax reforms face a rockier...

  • LONDON, March 28- Banks are treading carefully, enacting two-stage contingency plans, to avoid losing nervous London- based staff as they work out how many jobs will have to move to continental Europe as Britain exits the European Union. British Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger formal EU divorce proceedings on Wednesday, launching two years of...

  • LONDON, March 28- Stocks recovered while the dollar rose off four-month lows on Tuesday as anxiety over Donald Trump's setback on healthcare reform gave way to tentative hopes for the U.S. president's planned stimulus policies. The Trump administration's failure to undo Obamacare raised concern among investors that planned tax reforms face a rockier road...

  • BERLIN, March 27- The German Finance Ministry is worried there will be turbulence on the financial markets if there is a' hard Brexit', a German newspaper reported on Monday- two days before Britain triggers divorce proceedings with the European Union. The ministry is also worried that the two-year negotiation period between Britain and the EU will not suffice to...