11 Dec 18 - Sell-off, Brexit | Spark Outperforms Global markets remained under pressure overnight (although Wall Street managed to rally into the close of trade) on mounting worries over global growth, the US-China trade war and uncertainty over Britain’s exit from the European Union. As we discussed last week, there are concerns that Canada's arrest of Huawei global chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou could derail the temporary truce between the US and China. The flare-up in tensions come just as the two nation's kick of 90 days of negotiations. Brexit is also back in focus, and investors bailed on European stocks as British Prime Minister Theresa May postponed a key Brexit vote slated for Tuesday. May said she was delaying a planned vote in parliament on her Brexit deal as it was set to be rejected "by a significant margin". This is adding to the high level of political uncertainty around Europe at the moment as t...