The UK Prime Minister Theresa May will be having last-minute talks with EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. Mrs May arrived in Strasbourg tonight targeting to win her Brexit deal by MPs.
This meeting is not a quarantee that there would be a new deal. For example the UK and EU did have several discussions during the weekend, and according to German Chancellor Angela Merkel it is now the British MPs time to vote.
The British pound has strenghtened 1,2 % to 1,3169 dollars. The FTSE 100 -index went up by 0,37 % to 7130 points in today´s trading in the London Stock Exchange.
The UK decision to leave the EU is in a couple of weeks, on the 29th of March 2019. The border issue related to the Irish backstop has been one of the major issues in the Brexit talks.