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Hammond to reassure bankers he will protect them in Brexit

The Chancellor of the Exchequer will try to reassure bankers on Thursday that he will protect their interests as London leaves the European Union, with a speech emphasising open trade and the relationship of financial services both with Europe and beyond.

Government moves to calm fears over Brexit bill

Government moved to calm fears in parliament over its proposal for a "meaningful vote" on any Brexit deal on Wednesday, saying MPs may be able to change ministers' plans in the event of a no deal with the European Union.