Market participants expect a UK separation from the
EU in the course of the next parliament. But lawyers in London
have called for constraint.
A Conservative MP last month likened the UK's
membership of the EU to "being shackled to a corpse", as the UK
House of Commons debated the case for quitting the Union.
for European Reform (CER), a UK think tank, has said it is
highly likely that UK Prime Minister David Cameron will offer a
referendum on the UK's EU membership in the near future. A YouGov poll of 1637 British adults showed that 49%
of voters would vote to leave the EU in a referendum.
But Shearman & Sterling's Barney Reynolds said
it was entirely the wrong moment to be having such