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Indian Markets likely to open flat. Delivering a severe blow to the BJP in the Hindi heartland months ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the Congress dislodged the saffron party out of power in Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan and was just two seats short of majority in Madhya Pradesh.

Oil prices rise as OPEC-led supply cuts expected to stabilize markets Dec 12 2018 | 1 hrs ago

Disruptions to Libyan oil exports after local militia seized the country’s biggest oilfield, El Sharara, were also buoying prices, traders said.

Macron's concessions set to blow out French deficit Dec 12 2018 | 6 hrs ago

“Under all likelihood, the 2019 public deficit will print above the 3.0 percent benchmark,” Societe Generale economist Michel Martinez wrote in a research note.

Shares stage tentative recovery as May seeks Brexit deal tweaks Dec 11 2018

UK shares sought to join a global equity recovery on Tuesday as the pound stabilised above 20-month lows, although banks and other domestically exposed stocks fell further as uncertainty grew over Britain’s exit from the European Union.

Trade hopes support China, sterling totters on Brexit turmoil Dec 11 2018

Chinese shares rose on Tuesday after Beijing confirmed it was still in trade talks with Washington, but investor confidence remained fragile in Asia after Britain’s prime minister postponed a Brexit vote, sending the pound to near 20-month lows.

Dell gets shareholder approval for VMware deal Dec 11 2018

Dell Technologies Inc said on Tuesday it has received shareholder approval for its earlier announced deal to buy back shares tied to its interest in software maker VMware (DVMT.N), paving the way for it to return to the market.

Morrisons shares rise on takeover chatter Dec 11 2018

WM Morrisons (MRW.L) shares jumped on Tuesday as traders cited market rumours that the UK supermarket chain could be subject to a takeover approach by U.S. online retail giant Inc (AMZN.O).

Wall Street opens sharply higher on trade optimism Dec 11 2018

U.S. stocks jumped at the open on Tuesday in broad-based gains led by industrial and technology stocks amid signs of progress in trade talks between the United States and China.

Futures rise 1 per cent on China-US trade talk progress Dec 11 2018

U.S. stock futures rose about 1 percent on Tuesday, as signs of progress in trade talks between the United States and China eased jitters over the fragile relations between the two economic giants that have roiled the markets for months.