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Movers: Formal ‘Brexit’ Talks Open
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What to Watch For: ‘Brexit’ Talks Open • Formal talks began in Brussels on Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union. Britain hopes to strike a deal before leaving the bloc in March 2019. • Wilbur Ross, the United States commerce secretary, gives a welcome address at the start of a two-day investment summit meeting in Washington, and will moderate a panel on business and economic trends with Mary Barra, the chief executive of General Motors. • The International Paris Air Show opens. The event, which runs all week, will see the trans-Atlantic rivals Boeing and Airbus compete for orders. • Fed Speakers: William C. Dudley, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, holds a business round-table discussion in Plattsburgh, N.Y. and Charles L. Evans, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, speaks in New York City. • Mexico holds an auction for 15 shallow-water oil areas in the Gulf of Mexico, with 26 companies qualified to participate.
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