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Join our Special Trade Commission as they discuss the UK's future trade prospects

Friday, 8 December 2017

On Friday, 8 December at 12.30pm our Special Trade Commission will give a public briefing where they will share their ideas of what an independent trade and regulatory policy looks like for the UK and what the UK-EU relationship should look like.

The discussion will feature our Special Trade Commissioners; Grant Aldonas, Alden Abbott, Alan Oxley, John Weeks, Francisco Sanchez, Lockwood Smith and Luis De La Calle and will be chaired by Shanker Singham.

Register your interest here.


Events

Join our experts to discuss how we make 'Global Britain' a reality

Tuesday, 21 November 2017

On Tuesday 21 November at 8.30am, the authors of our recent paper, The Brexit Inflection Point: The Pathway to Prosperity will discuss the findings of the report and their recommendations for ensuring the UK leaves the EU in the strongest possible position.

Register your interest here.


Press Release

Former New Zealand Trade Minister and High Commissioner joins the Legatum Institute’s Special Trade Commission

Thursday, 31 August 2017

Sir Lockwood Smith, recently New Zealand’s High Commissioner in London, former Speaker of New Zealand’s Parliament and a former trade minister, has accepted Legatum Institute’s invitation to join their Special Trade Commission.


Commentary

Special Trade Commissioner says Brexit can foster a more open and faster growing economy

Wednesday, 12 July 2017

Alan Oxley, an Australian diplomat and member of our Special Trade Commission writes about the importance of seizing the opportunities presented by Brexit. 

Read the full article here.


Events

A New Partnership For UK - EU Financial Services

Thursday, 29 June 2017

The Legatum Institute Special Trade Commission (STC) and leading law firm CMS have produced a detailed study of how governments and regulators can work together to maintain efficient, closely integrated financial services markets across national borders. Our panel on Thursday took a step back from the jargon and examined the real barriers and obstacles to cross-border financial services that businesses might face after the UK has left the EU and what can be done about them.

Publications

A new UK/EU relationship in financial services – A bilateral regulatory partnership

Thursday, 13 April 2017

A joint report by the Special Trade Commission and law firm CMS sets out how coordination of financial services regulation between the UK and the EU after Brexit could work – to maintain cross-border financial services trade and improve competitiveness in the sector.


Commentary

BBC Radio 4 interviews Shanker Singham on the trade opportunities for the UK following Brexit

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Chairman of the Legatum Institute's Special Trade Commission, Shanker Singham contributed, and was interviewed for, BBC Radio 4's recent series called, Brexit: A Guide for the Perplexed.