Livesquawk reporting a Greek government official

Further details coming from Reuters

  • Says we are closer to a deal than ever
  • Will be sending a party to Brussels for talks tomorrow
  • Europe should not head to a split over demand for restoration of collective bargaining rights

That's given the euro an extra hand up the pole. We spiked to 1.1297 from 1.1270

We've been here before so be prepared for possible counter comments from the EU/IMF side