Hit and hope

2 February 2017 By George Hay

Britain will aim for “the freest possible” trade in financial services after it leaves the EU, its White Paper says. It’s as if the sector is an immaterial contributor to the UK tax take and services surplus. The government is either foolhardy, or showing impressive sang-froid.

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