Credit rating agencies warn of UK political uncertainty as business optimism plunges – business live

Moody’s says UK election result will heightens uncertainty over Brexit negotiations and increases fiscal risks

Carolyn Fairbairn, the director-general of the Confederation of British Industry, has also weighed in on the issue of EU migrants.

She warns that British firms can’t be expected to replace EU nationals with UK citizens, at a time when employment in Britain is already at record high levels.

Head of @CBItweets Carolyn Fairbairn: “economy has rather been pushed to the sidelines in recent weeks and months” #brexitjobs

Fairbairn @CBItweets must work on improving practice day2day in firms. Focus on “how ppl treated and not the kind of contract they are on”

Our key #Brexit message here is simple, say’s @cbicarolyn as she addresses @resfoundation

Speaking of EU migration….

Good grief

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