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MPs hear call for five-year transitional Brexit deal

Tue Jan 10 07:12:51 EST 2017 | BBC News
The head of the London Stock Exchange (LSE) has told MPs that the UK government should negotiate a five-year transitional Brexit deal. Xavier Rolet told the Treasury Select Committee this was needed to protect the UK's financial industry. He agreed that Brexit might see a massive migration of City employment to other EU countries, not just a few tens of thousands of jobs. He said the projected two years of Brexit negotiation was "too short". "What is required to maintain stability is nothing les..

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