Shanghai bourse awaits options approval

New equity derivative launch will be China’s first since 2008

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The plunge suggested a dynamite cause, yet nothing much had happened, writes James Mackintosh
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Questions asked about the long-term future of Bill Gross and if he can repeat his Pimco success

Interest turmoil leads to CME record

Futures and options volume surge during October volatility

Doubts grow over Shanghai-HK link-up

Notice demanded before launch of stock connect project

Wall Street wants cyber security group

Group calls for inter-agency government task force

Goldman clash sheds light on Libyan fund

$1bn court case also closely eyed for banking world revelations

Copycats are an unsuccessful breed

Mimicking strategies have little chance of good performance

SA money funds are back from the dead

Outflows broadly offset by inflows from corporate investors

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Pension consultants face fresh calls for oversight

Regulation mooted to curb conflicts of interest

Bill Gross’s pay at Janus kept secret

Shareholders have history of rebelling over pay

Old Mutual buys Quilter Cheviot for £543m

Bridgepoint to reap return of three times initial investment

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