China stocks jump on regulator’s assurance; Hong Kong also gains

(From Reuters) China stocks jumped nearly 3 percent on Monday morning, with investors encouraged by a regulator’s assurance that it was premature to consider withdrawing government bailout funds from the market, and comments that dispelled fears of a flood of initial public offerings. China’s blue-chip CSI 300 index rose 2.7 percent, to 3,098.16 points by […]