Sensex ends flat, Nifty fails to hold 10,450 ahead of Q3 earnings season

All that happened in the market today

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Benchmark indices ended flat on Wednesday, despite strong Asian markets which rose on expectations of an improvement in the global economy, but gains were capped ahead of key corporate results starting next week.

The gains in riskier assets came as industry surveys from Germany and Canada showed quickening activity.

Bak home, Investors are awaiting corporate results, including from Tata Consultancy Services and Infosys that are scheduled next week, amid signs the economy is recovering after the withdrawal of high-denomination currency bills in late 2016 and the introduction of a national goods and services tax last year.

Meanwhile, oil prices were stable on Wednesday, not far off mid-2015 highs reached the previous session, as strong demand and ongoing efforts led by OPEC and Russia to curb production tightened the market.