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People Marriages and Divorces

  • *PM May says Britain aims to end EU court control. LUXEMBOURG, Feb 1- Britain's withdrawal from the European Union seems likely to end up under review by the EU's top court, which might insist on changes to any Brexit treaty, its chief justice told Reuters in an interview. Koen Lenaerts, president of the Court of Justice of the European Union, stressed that the...

  • *As London eyes global trade, Brussels wants bill settled first. *Britain could try to play rich and poor off against each other. BRUSSELS, Jan 26- Since Prime Minister Theresa May set out her Brexit goals last week, interest in Britain has focused on the future trade deals she may one day strike with the United States and other powers, as well as with the European Union.

  • SOROS SAYS BREXIT IS GOING TO BE' A LONG PROCESS,'' A BITTER DIVORCE WOULD HURT BOTH SIDES'.

  • *Sterling falls sharply day before speech from UK PM May. *European shares fall, FTSE's record rally under threat. LONDON, Jan 16- Investors bailed out of sterling and stock markets in Europe and Asia on Monday, seeking shelter in gold and the Japanese yen as uncertainty over the terms of Britain's divorce from the European Union undermined appetite for risky...

  • LONDON, Jan 12- Britain's finance industry has reluctantly given up on efforts to keep full access to the European Union after Brexit and is pushing instead for a more limited trade deal that would potentially exclude some financial products. Banks, insurers and asset managers have concluded there is no realistic chance of maintaining full passporting...

  • LONDON, Jan 12- Britain's finance industry has given up on efforts to keep full access to the European Union after Brexit and is pushing instead for a more limited trade deal that would potentially exclude some financial products. Banks, insurers and asset managers have come to the conclusion there is no realistic chance of maintaining full passporting rights...

  • Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie

    Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt opted to seal their court documents and use a private judge for the dissolution of their marriage. So can you.

  • Yet for all that, investor pessimism about UK markets runs deep. Although the rise in the benchmark FTSE 100 index and smaller mid-cap FTSE 250 to all-time highs suggests investors are showing some love to UK stocks, that's largely just the flip side of the extremely gloomy view on the sterling exchange rate because around 70 percent of FTSE 100 company earnings...

  • LONDON, Jan 10- Tens of thousands of jobs in Britain's financial services sector could be lost if euro clearing shifts to continental Europe and full access to the bloc's single market is lost, top industry officials said on Tuesday. Xavier Rolet, chief executive of the London Stock Exchange Group, owner of the world's biggest clearing house for...

  • Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt reach divorce pact

    Angelina Jolie Pitt and Brad Pitt agree to handle their divorce in a private forum.

  • LONDON, Jan 10- Britain's financial services sector must keep its unfettered access to the European Union's single market after Brexit given that available alternatives don't provide a sustainable long-term solution, an industry report said on Tuesday. Currently, they use an "EU passport" allowing them to operate across the 28- nation bloc from a base in...

  • LONDON, Jan 9- Sterling will slip a touch more against the euro and dollar after Britain begins its official divorce process from the European Union, a Reuters poll found, while identifying risks that the falls could be steeper. In a month's time it will be worth $1.22 but at the end of March, by when Prime Minister Theresa May aims to trigger Article 50 which starts...

  • LONDON, Jan 6- Sterling will slip a touch more against the euro and dollar after Britain begins its official divorce process from the European Union, a Reuters poll found, while identifying risks that the falls could be steeper. In a month's time it will be worth $1.22 but at the end of March, by when Prime Minister Theresa May aims to trigger Article 50 which starts...

  • LONDON, Jan 5- Moody's is likely to make key rating calls on Britain, China and South Africa among others this year as rising political risk and debt levels push the number of countries on a downgrade warning back to a record high. From Europe's Brexit strains and looming elections to the battles of China, South Africa and Brazil to re-orientate their economies, not...

  • Bill Ackman reportedly splitting with wife in big-money divorce

    The New York Post says the hedge fund boss and his wife Karen Ann Herskovitz are getting a divorce after 25 years together.

  • LONDON, Dec 19- Britain's pound recovered around half of its earlier losses against the dollar on Monday after Prime Minister Theresa May said the country could cover EU funding when it leaves the bloc. But it pared some of those losses after May told parliament that Britain will match funding from the EU if it represents good value for money, weeks after Brexit...

  • LONDON, Dec 19- Britain's pound slipped by as much as one percent to a one-month low against the dollar on Monday, adding to two straight weeks of losses, amid uncertainty over how the country will help businesses manage its exit from the European Union. Trade minister Liam Fox said on Sunday Britain may need a transitional agreement to bridge the gap for firms...

  • LONDON, Dec 19- Britain's pound slipped half a percent against the dollar on Monday, adding to two straight weeks of losses, amid uncertainty around how Britain will help businesses manage the exit from the European Union. Trade minister Liam Fox said on Sunday Britain may need a transitional agreement to bridge the gap for firms during negotiations with the EU,...

  • LONDON, Dec 16- Investors sound optimistic about a breakout for the world economy next year, but for all the talk of huge tax cuts from the incoming U.S. presidency of Donald Trump, the economic outlook looks similar to 2016: uneven and unspectacular. Much may hinge on financial markets, which for a brief period around the start of this year looked like their fretting...

  • BRUSSELS, Dec 15- Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday it was right for EU leaders to discuss Brexit without her over dinner, suggesting they needed time to sort out their position and prepare for Britain's divorce negotiations. At the start of a summit which EU leaders will follow by sharing a dinner without the British prime minister, May sought to...