Stocks gain as Chinese rally drives optimism for recovery

Stocks rose sharply on Monday, as bullish sentiment in China rippled across global markets to drive investors’ optimism for a recovery from the pandemic. In Europe, the regional benchmark Stoxx 600 gained 1.4 per cent in early trading on Monday, while London’s FTSE 100 added 1.9 per cent, lifted by China’s upbeat mood. China’s CSI […]