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Is the UK Stuck in Brexit Limbo?

April 2019 
By Azad Zangana

Extension to the Brexit deadline reduces the incentives for the UK parliament to compromise.

Azad Zangana
Senior European Economist and Strategist, Schroder Investment Management

 

The UK has been granted its second extension to the Article 50 deadline, averting a no-deal Brexit that would have happened on April 12. The UK now has until October 31 to ratify the current Withdrawal Agreement, although there was some disagreement amongst other EU members as to how much longer the UK should be allowed to remain.



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