UPDATE 2-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan 18
Jan 18 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 14 points higher on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.3 percent ahead of the cash market open.
Dec 22 Salem Media Group Inc:
* Salem announces Louisville transaction with Word Broadcasting Network
* Salem Media Group Inc says has entered into an agreement with word broadcasting network to transfer operation of Salem's Louisville Stations
* Agreement is scheduled to become effective January 3, 2017 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
LONDON, Jan 18 Britain's competition watchdog said on Wednesday that Mastercard has proposed a series of measures that should alleviate its concerns about the credit card giant's takeover of payments processing company VocaLink.
The DAX top-30 index looked set to open 0.4 percent higher on Wednesday, according to premarket data from brokerage Lang & Schwarz at 0736 GMT.