The U.K. is affirmed a AAA with negative outlook at Fitch, which warns weaker-than-expected GDP...

|By:, SA News Editor

The U.K. is affirmed a AAA with negative outlook at Fitch, which warns weaker-than-expected GDP growth and budget deficit-trimming have "increased pressure" on the country's credit rating. Sterling is unaffected, remaining -0.5% at $1.6151.