Upbeat data set the tone for Asia stocks

Australia leads gains, buoyed by lending and housing figures

Stock benchmarks firm after wobbly week

Oil price dips following spike on Yemen fighting

China expands Shanghai-HK trading link

Domestic mutual funds gain access to Stock Connect

Rising EM currencies fail to stem outflows

Local factors at work as Chinese data continue to disappoint

China IPO rules lead to massive arbitrage

Cap on prices delivers risk-free profits to lottery winners

Global stocks struggle for clear trend

Dollar rallies after US inflation data

China’s OTC board surges on tech optimism

New index shows over-the-counter market has gained 53% in 2015

S&P 500 snaps three-week run of losses

Dollar softens in wake of dovish Fed

Hong Kong IPO market set for revival

GF Securities paves way for wave of new listings

Stock Connect: growing up

Early months of scheme show promise

Wall Street retreats as dollar powers on

Brent crude falls to lowest in a month

Dollar’s pause helps Wall Street to rally

Euro bounces off 12-year low

Upbeat Draghi bolsters European stocks

Euro sinks to fresh 11-year low

Pension funds overpower Kuroda’s bazooka

Yen becomes a sideshow as Nikkei scales 15-year peaks

India budget brings little joy for shares

Stronger growth still expected to push equities higher

Short sellers abstain as China opens door

Analysts focus on shortcomings after scheme draws no orders

Stocks steady after strong month

Euro near recent lows ahead of ECB QE

Investors grapple with China graft risks

Purge has changed the way business is viewed in the country

Wall St sets records after Ukraine deal

Mood lifted further by robust German GDP data

US yields rise as jobs data fuel rate talk

Dollar jumps, gold slides and Wall St slips