Vantage 8 - BPM Wizard 'Helpfulness'

Does anyone know a way to force the BPM wizard from being too helpful?
A simple BPM condition - number of rows in designed query is not less than 1

entering MATCHES("*Cust, ")
after saving and re checking the condition it shows:

MATCHES('*Cust , ')

OK, I get changing double quote to single quote (even though OE Developers guide example shows double quotes) but WHY put a space before the comma ? This blows up the string trying to be matched. The comma MUST follow the t