China stocks rise as asset stocks rise on policy easing bets

SHANGHAI: Shares in China rose more than 1% on Thursday, bucking the trend in Asia, as investors cracked down on battered asset stocks, betting that Beijing would ease policies to prevent a sector-wide collapse. The blue-chip CSI300 index gained 1.6% to 4,898.65, while the Shanghai Composite Index gained 1.2% to 3,532.79. The CSI300 Real Estate … Read more