Eur/usd - 1.4247 ... The single currency rallied by more than 1% to as high as 1.4280 on talk of month-end demand after data showed business activity in the U.S. Midwest improved more than expected in July. Chicago PMI in July came in better than expected at 43.4 from 39.9 in June. Bids are reported at 1.4220/30, 1.4205/10 n further out at 1.4180/85. On the upside, offers are tipped at 1.4280 n 1.4300 with stops seen abv 1.4300 n 1.4350.