UK and EU go the extra mile

UK and EU go the extra mile 150 150 Realm

Stocks are up this morning after European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen confirmed that the EU and the UK would go the “extra mile” and extend the deadline for a post-Brext trade deal beyond Sunday. Both sides have said that there are still key differences and Boris Johnson said that businesses need to be ready for a no-deal outcome.

Markets also helped at the start of this week by approval of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine on Friday by US regulators which means the vaccine can begin rolling out.

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