European shares set for steady start. For more see the European equities LiveMarkets blog
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** Spreadbetters predict steady start, futures little changed
** Asian shares hit four-week highs overnight
** Nissan and Daimler part ways on key luxury car project
** Sanofi to appeal U.S. court ruling on cholesterol drug (Reporting by Helen Reid)
U.S. Senate Republicans to issue revised healthcare bill -Senate aide
WASHINGTON, June 26 U.S. Senate Republicans are expected to issue a revised version of their healthcare bill on Monday to address some of the concerns raised since it was unveiled last week, a Senate aide familiar with the plan said.