News Headline Summary

Risk-off sentiment observed across asset classes as capital flows to the safe havens after the US House speaker Boehner cancels vote on republican 'Plan B' fiscal cliff tax bill

- S&P 500 March futures (-1.840%)
- Dow Jones March futures (-1.877%)
- Nasdaq 100 March futures (-1.617%)
- USD index continues to tick higher by 0.2%.

Update details:

- It adds concerns over the fiscal cliff as the US House plans no votes until after Christmas.

Print 01:22, 21 Dec 2012 - Asian News - Source: Newswires