China

Asia markets find trade hope support

Politics will be a key driver this week for markets, and with the anticipation for an interim trade deal to arrive prior to the December 15 deadline, expect Asia markets to stay supported going into the week.

FTSE 100 slides but remains above 7,400 level

The blue-chip index was dragged lower by a stronger pound, after YouGov poll shows Tories commanding a strong lead, though the Footsie managed to stay above the 7,400 support level.

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