The data event of the morning sees UK figures pouring out at 09.30 GMT

Yes folks, time to hype up an event that is unlikely to shake things up much in real terms but we need to be aware of at least.

Here's the expectations:

Mftg production is the most significant given that it represents 80% of UK output while the trade data may reflect the impact of an ever-weakening pound.

Before anyone gets excited ( as invariably happens) do remember that Brexit is yet to happen and this is still very much the honeymoon/best-of-both-worlds time.

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