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Glenmark, GSK Consumer, United Breweries gain on inclusion in derivatives

Reuters Market Eye - Shares in Glenmark Pharmaceuticals (NSI:GLENMARK.NS - News), GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (NSI:GSKCONS.NS - News) and United Breweries Ltd (NSI:UBL.NS - News) gain after their inclusion in National Stock Exchange's derivatives market, dealers say.

Futures and options contracts on the companies' shares would be available from October 3 onwards, NSE said in a circular on Friday.

"The market lot of the above mentioned securities shall be informed to members on October 1, 2013 through a separate circular," NSE added.

Glenmark is up 1.1 percent, GSK Consumer is up 3 percent while United Breweries gains 2 percent. The Sensex falls 1 percent

(Reporting by Abhishek Vishnoi)