Economy

Reuters first with key breaks in Brexit divorce deal

Reuters first with key breaks in Brexit divorce deal

In a fraught week for politicians and markets alike, Reuters was first with key breaks in the dramatic Brexit saga. When UK Cabinet Secretary David Lidington declared that a deal with the EU was “almost in touching distance” on Tuesday, Reuters was ahead. Reuters was also ahead with the news that Prime Minister Theresa May’s cabinet would meet on Wednesday. News that a deal was nearly over the line, and eventually struck, pushed sterling sharply higher