JP Morgan to move hundreds of jobs out of UK due to Brexit – The Guardian

Hundreds of bankers working for JP Morgan in the City of London are to be relocated to Dublin, Frankfurt and Luxembourg as it implements Brexit contingency plans. Setting out for the first time the locations that will be beneficiaries of the UK’s exit from the EU, one of the US bank’s most senior executives indicated […]

Brexit: UK will ‘not pay €100bn divorce bill’ says Davis – BBC News

Brexit: UK will ‘not pay €100bn divorce bill’ says Davis – BBC News

Image copyright PA Image caption The Brexit secretary said talk of a €100bn figure should be viewed with a “pinch of salt” The UK will not pay a €100bn (£84.6bn) “divorce bill” to leave the EU, Brexit Secretary David Davis has insisted. He told ITV’s Good Morning Britain the UK would pay what was legally […]

Eurozone GDP growth and UK construction reports – business live – The Guardian

Crozier, who led a turnaround at ITV after the post-credit crunch recession and successfully reduced the broadcaster’s reliance on advertising revenue by building up its production arm, said he planned to build a portfolio of roles in the next stage of his career. The company’s finance director, Ian Griffiths, will step up to a new […]

UK food sector faces enormous challenges post-Brexit, say peers – The Guardian

Leaving the European Union without a trade deal in place could put up to 97% of British food and drink exports at risk, according to a House of Lords report that lays bare the agricultural industry’s overwhelming reliance on local markets. As negotiations between the EU and British government appear to take a turn for […]

UK’s best and worst cities for 4G mobile coverage revealed – BBC News

UK’s best and worst cities for 4G mobile coverage revealed – BBC News

Image copyright AFP Middlesbrough is the best city in the UK to get mobile 4G coverage while Bournemouth is the worst, says a report. Consumer group Which? and analyst OpenSignal measured data from mobile phones across 20 cities in the UK. They say “critical” reforms are needed to provide a better service for customers. Ofcom […]

Brexit = blackouts? UK lawmakers warn nuclear plants may go offline – CNNMoney

Brexit = blackouts? UK lawmakers warn nuclear plants may go offline – CNNMoney

Britain’s power industry is facing a potential meltdown over Brexit. U.K. lawmakers have warned that plans to exit the European Union pose a major threat to the country’s power supplies and nuclear industry. “The continued operations of the U.K. nuclear industry are at risk,” said Iain Wright, head of a cross-party committee that published its […]

‘Shocking’ levels of PCB chemicals in UK killer whale Lulu – BBC News

‘Shocking’ levels of PCB chemicals in UK killer whale Lulu – BBC News

Image copyright John Bowler/RSPB Scotland Image caption Lulu was found dead last year on the Isle of Tiree in Scotland One of the UK’s last killer whales was contaminated with “shocking” levels of a toxic chemical, scientists say. The animal, called Lulu, was found dead on the Isle of Tiree in Scotland last year after […]