Panellists at Financial News event said the Tories’ game plan this election is just to win and ‘figure it out down the line’. Stephen Adams shared his insights on the financial services regulation policy in the parties' manifestos.
Should China be treated as a threat or an opportunity by the UK? For some of the UK’s biggest companies the answer matters a great deal. “If the new UK government is able to find the right balance in the relationship and improve access for UK services companies, that is a hugely lucrative commercial opportunity” says Gregor Irwin.
Few experts believe transition period is long enough, raising continued threat of no-deal Brexit. Adam Terry comments on who will lead the talks.
Prime minister needs Labour's support for December 12th general election but the opposition hasn't decided whether to give it. For Mr. Johnson there is an advantage to triggering an election before Brexit. "They are more electable before Brexit", says Alex Dawson.