We need 'Brexit minister' to oversee our response
The influential German think-tank Ifo is in no doubt that our economy has more to lose than any other - apart possibly from Britain itself - from so-called "Brexit-wounds".
In the UK, the cabinet is in bunker mode to guarantee that Britain gets the best deal it can. Here, concerns over the Common Travel Area, and the impact on the North have been well flagged; but the focus of this study, which was based upon consultations with experts here, is the possible financial fault-lines that Brexit exposes. They identify two fronts on which we are more vulnerable than anyone else.
Firstly, our unique trading relationship is clearly at risk.