China equities surge caps turbulent week

Chinese stocks hit 7-year high as Goldin and Hanergy stun HK market

Stock prices of Goldin subsidiaries
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HK market under scrutiny as Goldin falls

Loss of $36bn in market cap draws attention to market rules

Chinese markets are a speculative heaven — they all are

Gambling in shares is nothing new

Pan Sutong, chairman of Goldin

More than $16bn wiped off HK’s Goldin

Share plunge raises regulatory questions after Hanergy sell-off

S&P 500 inches to record closing high

Weak data renew pressure on dollar

S&P 500 sets record as bonds inch higher

Dollar weaker after volatile session

Asia bourses fall on dollar weakness

Regional currencies’ gain prompts rough day for shares

China data prompt talk of fresh stimulus

Investment and retail sales slowdowns raise growth target doubts

China bull run sparks foreign scramble

Direct quotas revive as overseas investors seek mainland exposure

Chinese shares look decidedly frothy

Easier money means more leverage for punters, which means higher prices only as long as the froth lasts

India bull market cools after hot 2014

After surging 30% last year, benchmark Sensex index has thudded back to earth

China rate cut to dominate market trading

China’s third rate cut in six months aimed at propping up economy

China stocks woo investors with new names

Miners and manufacturers reinvent themselves as tech companies

Shanghai stocks slump amid margin loan fears

Mainland equity index has closes more than 4 per cent lower

China stocks are high but can go higher

History shows markets can rally a long time

Dividends lure foreigners back to Kospi

South Korean index nears record as valuations and payouts appeal

Do not follow the herd into Chinese stocks

Investors should look beyond banks, telecoms and energy

Block trades find favour in Asia

Trade in $18bn of Chinese and Indian stocks changes market dynamics

Wall St sets records as Nasdaq powers on

Tech stocks bolstered by solid earnings

Nikkei passes 20,000 after 15-year wait

Japan’s stock market is second best performer in 2015 after China