A quick move in the quid following the data

A bit of delayed reaction to the data if you ask me. This smells more like end of month biz to me, particularly with EUGBP jumping 40 odd pips. That type of move has Buba written all over it.

EURGB & GBPUSD 15m chart

It's either that or someone's had a sniff that the Eurozone is going to post 5.0% GDP at the top of the hour ;-)