EU no reason to talk!
GBP UK services PMI’s strengthened to 51.4 for July, above the forecast and a 9 month high. New business recovered and export orders saw notable improvement. Confidence remained fragile in light of the political uncertainty and cost pressures remained high. The EU Commission restated that the Withdrawal Agreement was not open for re-negotiation (this isn’t cut and pasted everyday) and that it was moving towards accepting a ‘no-deal’ outcome as the likely outcome. Negative Ste