News out a short while ago 26 Oct
- Puigdemont scheduled to speak at 11.30 GMT
El Mundo reporting. Puigdemont also to hold elections on 20 Dec rather than declare independence.
Thanks to regular reader/contributor Yohay for the confirmation.
All the Spanish and Catalan media report about it: dissolving the parliament and calling elections. They just said that Puigdemont explained it to the members of his party.
IBEX currently extending session gains to post 2-week highs, +1.3%