Shale gas dealt further blow in UK

MPs call for fracking moratorium and attack ‘undemocratic’ laws

UK becomes nation of second-job grafters

Falling real incomes explain wave of industriousness

Andreessen to invest $58m in TransferWise

London start-up holds competitive bid process for backers

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Oracle shareholders take aim at Ellison

Letter to SEC criticises chief’s ‘excessive’ remuneration

Obama threatens more Russia sanctions

Warning comes after attack by rebels on Ukrainian city of Mariupol

China buying more iPhones than US

Shifting power balance in smartphone market

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Human investment managers risk obsolescence

Computerised hedge funds will ‘dominate’, says Braga

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China: Monopoly position

Architect of Beijing’s antitrust laws says they are being used in a turf war between regulators

The shape of things to come: the solar powered car of the future

Intergovernmental talks and expensie energy sources won’t save the world

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Anne Stausboll, Calpers: the $300bn woman

The mighty US pension fund boss squeezing fund managers’ fees

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