France’s Hollande says TTIP talks are “bogged down and remain too unbalanced”

French president out on Reuters 30 Aug 2016
– in current context there can not be an agreement by year-end
Consistent with his at least.
trade minister
– can not support any agreement that would be concluded before end of President Obama’s mandate
No rush then eh? Mind you, he probably won’t be in office to have any say anyhow.