Options Traders Send Volume Surging in January

Feb. 4 (Bloomberg) -- In today's "Options Update," Bloomberg's Dominic Chu reports that U.S. options trading posted its second-best start to a year on record with an average of 17.2 million options traded daily in the U.S. in January. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers."

China's Challenges: PMI Weakens to Lowest in Three Years
52:17 - China’s manufacturing conditions slipped to the weakest level in more than three years as sluggishness in the nation’s old growth drivers add to risks facing the government’s growth target. Bloomberg's Stephen Engle takes a look at the numbers on "Trending Business." (Source: Bloomberg)
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