Wall Street hits new record highs on trade deal hopes – as it happened

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Over here, stock markets are also trading higher, although they are off their highs. Sentiment has been lifted by optimism that a US-China trade deal is still in the offing.

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Ding Dong: The Dow Jones and Nasdaq have hit new record highs. The Dow opened almost 36 points, or 0.13% higher, at 28,072.10, while the Nasdaq advanced 27 points, or 0.32%, to 8,577.07.

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