What the unexpected election result means for the industry.
Monthly survey shows declining business confidence and conditions.
But retail saw the second biggest gain in the month.
Reports paint a gloomy picture for retailers.
Business confidence is falling among leaders in retail and the construction and services sector according to illion report.
New PM may boost business confidence on reputation alone, analysts suggest.
Pessimistic economic outlook sees business confidence hit three year low.
Business confidence reaches highest level since March 2010.
July business conditions remain at weakest level since May 2009.