European Factors to Watch-Equity futures rise
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LONDON Dec 15 (Reuters) - European equity futures rose on Tuesday, pointing to a stabilisation for the region's stock markets after a slump in the previous session which saw European shares fall to their lowest level in two-and-a-half months.
Futures for the Euro STOXX 50, Germany's DAX, France's CAC and Britain's FTSE all rose by between 1-1.2 percent.
The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index fell 1.8 percent on Monday to its lowest level since early October, as a slump in oil prices weighed on equity markets.
Asian stock markets steadied on Tuesday, although gains were limited by investors' caution before a widely anticipated U.S. interest rate increase by the U.S. Federal Reserve.
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