US markets enjoy biggest one-day gains since 2015 as trade war fears ease

Dow Jones sees third largest gain in history

Jayna Rana
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US markets soar as trade war fears subside
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US markets soar as trade war fears subside

US stocks had their largest one-day gains in over two and a half years on Monday, with the S&P 500 up 2.7%, as concerns of a trade war between US and China eased.

The country's blue-chip indices saw an improved mood following last week's falls, which saw the S&P 500 suffer its worst weekly performance in more than two years. Instead, the index was up 2.7% on...

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