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Economic Report

The Brexit starting shot has sounded

Brexit has officially started since British Prime Minister Theresa May invoked Article 50 of the Treaty of Lisbon. The negotiations will be complex, difficult and time consuming and we foresee various roadblocks in the Brexit process.

Economic Report

May’s Brexit-plan less rosy than outlined

We take a closer look at the key points in Theresa May’s long-awaited speech about the Brexit-plan. Although it has brought clarity as to where the Prime Minister stands, we see large hurdles when it comes to the execution of this plan.

Economic Report

Brexit vote lowers economic growth in the eurozone

We expect that UK’s vote to leave the EU will negatively affect economic growth in the eurozone. We believe that the impact in 2016 is rather small, but we lower our growth forecast for 2017 for both the eurozone and the Netherlands by ¼%-point.

Special

Brexit: tijdlijn en mogelijke impact (Dutch)

Op 23 juni 2016 kiest het Britse volk of het lid van de Europese Unie wil blijven. Gebeurtenissen rond de Brexit kunnen in drie periodes worden ingedeeld: tot het referendum, de onderhandelingsperiode tussen het VK en de EU en de eventuele daadwerkelijke Brexit.