UK Sport confirms funding levels through to Tokyo 2020

Chief executive Sally Munday said: "I would like to thank UK Sport, the National Lottery and the Government for their continued funding of sport in this country and specifically hockey, Rio was a shining example of how the model creates success". More..

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Twenty-First Century Fox approaches Britain's Sky for takeover

It cautioned there could be no certainty that a final offer would be made by 21st Century Fox, which already owns almost 40 percent of Sky. Fox advanced 3.7 per cent to $29.69 at 11:15 am in NY after rising as ...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Oil prices rise further after Opec agrees output cut

Last, but certainly not the least, higher crude oil prices should offer support to U.S. shale oil producers. "If oil prices traded in the range of $50-$60, shale isn't likely to return in massive levels, ho...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

EU starts legal action against 4 states over VW emissions

Thursday's cases are a sign the EU executive, under pressure from the European Parliament, is keen to prove its worth to voters. The European Commission opened infringement cases against Germany, the United K...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

FCA to re-write the rule book on crowdfunding

The regulator has proposed several new rules for the market, which it will consult on in early 2017. The regulator has previously warned investors they may lose all their money with so-called equity crowdfundin...More..

Rescue hopes lift Italian bank shares
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Rescue hopes lift Italian bank shares

Two former cooperative banks, Veneto Banca and Banca Popolare di Vicenza, received cash injections and were taken over by a government-organised fund after small investors lost between 11 billion euros (£9.3 bi...More..