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India and the UK: Looking beyond Brexit

Eye on Brexit, UK Edition- April 2018
by David Landsman
The bilateral relationship between India and UK must not get bogged down by Britain’s impending exit negotiations with the European Union (EU).

As the UK navigates Brexit, Indian investors are entitled to feel a bit confused. Some confusion is inevitable when business’ need for certainty comes up against an international negotiation in which it seems “nothing is agreed until everything is agreed”. At the same time, while the detail of Britain’s new relationship with the EU is crucially important, we must also look beyond Brexit at the fundamentals for the UK and India.