Global stocks jump on US-China trade optimism, oil supply fears
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Global markets broadly pulled higher on Friday, led by Hong Kong, as optimism grew about US-China trade talks and reports of damage to an Iranian oil tanker sent energy stocks spiking.

Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index closed 2.3% higher, logging its biggest daily increase in more than a month. Japan's Nikkei 225 and South Korea's Kospi rose 1.2% and 0.8%, respectively. China's Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.9%, also its best daily performance in a month.

In Europe, Germany's DAX advanced 1.8% in...

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