Brexit - The rhetoric and the reality impact on property investment

43 minute read
15 June 2021

Bernardine Adkins, the Head of EU, Trade and Competition gave an overview of what the Brexit deal - the Trade and Cooperation Agreement - means for the property investment community. It included:

  • A review as to how much regulatory freedom the UK now has to set its own industrial policy in a post Brexit world
  • The new subsidy control regime – its impact in practice
  • Foreign direct investment – the National Security and Investment Bill – application to real estate and domestic transactions
  • Freedom to provide services – ambit and how will this will work in practice
  • The UK's independent trade policy – achievements and ambitions

Lee Nuttall, a partner and leader of the national Tax Group gave his thoughts and observations on Freeports and whether it weighs up what it really means and its pros and cons.

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