Global stocks follow Wall Street higher after bank rule change

Global stocks follow Wall Street higher after bank rule change

Global stocks followed Wall Street higher after US financial regulators eased post-2008 crisis rules, which helped investors put to one side a resurgence in coronavirus cases. In Asia-Pacific trading on Friday, Japan’s benchmark Topix, Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 and South Korea’s Kospi all climbed 0.7 per cent. The exception in the region was Hong Kong, where […]