Germany has joined the United States and Canada in reaching out to Britain to stress the importance of trade deals with the UK outside of the European Union (EU). It comes despite constant scaremongering from the Remain campaign in the run up to the referendum the UK would face a tough foreign deals if it quits the bloc.

President Barack Obama yesterday said the UK and EU will remain “indispensable partners” of the United States following the Brexit vote. The US leader added that the “special relationship” between the Britain and Washington will continue into the future. It marks a backtrack for the president who previously warned the UK would be at the “back of the queue” for a trade deal in the event of Brexit. READ MORE