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Global stocks extended their slump, with U.S. equity futures and Asian shares sliding on worries over slowing growth and fears that a fresh flare-up in tensions between Washington and Beijing could quash chances of a trade deal.

Sensex cracks over 550 pts; Nifty drops below 10,600 Dec 10 2018 | 42 mins ago

The benchmark BSE Sensex cracked over 550 points Monday as investors turned jittery over exit poll results ahead of the outcome of state elections, weakening rupee and crude oil price rise amid an escalation in US-China trade tensions.

Dollar slips as U.S. job data fans growth worries; pound, yuan on backfoot Dec 10 2018 | 2 hrs ago

“We have rising tensions between the United States and China over Huawei and the Brexit vote in the UK parliament. The risk-off mood is likely to prevail for now,” said director of forex at Societe Generale.

Israel market regulator proposes English language option for listed companies Dec 09 2018

All companies listed on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange should be allowed to report in English to help them to attract more international investment, Israel’s market regulator proposed on Sunday.

Hong Kong, China bourses reach deal on dual-class shares Dec 09 2018

The Hong Kong stock exchange said on Sunday it had reached a consensus with its counterparts in Shanghai and Shenzhen on trading by mainland investors in Hong Kong-listed companies with dual voting rights.

Election results, oil prices to direct equity indices movements Dec 09 2018

The outcome of Assembly elections in five states, along with fears over an escalation in US-China trade war and volatility in crude oil prices, are expected to determine the trajectory of the key Indian equity indices next week.

Sebi mulls policy to identify 'difficult to recover' cases, prosecution to continue uninterrupted Dec 09 2018

Faced with difficulties in recovery of penalties and other dues from some defaulters, capital markets regulator Sebi is planning to create a separate category of 'difficult to recover' cases for optimal utilisation of its resources.

Election results, global cues to set market trend; investors should brace for volatility: Experts Dec 09 2018

Outcome of state elections, crude oil price movement and global market cues amid a flare-up in US-China trade tensions will set the tone for equities this week, say experts.

Sebi to expand OFS framework, relax FPI investment clubbing norms Dec 09 2018

In a series of reforms, capital markets regulator Sebi is planning to expand its Offer For Sale framework to more companies, relax its norms for clubbing of investment limits by established foreign investors and tighten insider trading rules.