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  1. February 20, 2014

    Puma sales worse than expected as brand tackles global image

    Puma, the German sportswear company, aims to position itself to global consumers as the “fastest sportswear brand in the...

  2. February 17, 2014

    Football clubs follow Arsenal into property development

    Colin Firth’s character in Fever Pitch, the film based on Nick Hornby’s Arsenal football club fixation, was pilloried by his...

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  1. January 27, 2014

    Arsenal secures five-year kit deal with Puma

    Arsenal secured its biggest ever commercial deal by agreeing a five-year kit agreement with German sportswear company Puma....

  2. January 10, 2014

    Manchester United: Profits before goals

    With a warning that his results “have not lived up to our standards”, the Glazer family lost patience and fired their club’s...

  3. December 12, 2013

    Rachel Yankey

    I’m a long way off from bending it like Beckham, according to Rachel Yankey. No sooner are we taking free-kicks at Arsenal’s...

  4. November 24, 2013

    Insurers tackle risk that injuries pose to football revenue

    It is the nightmare of every top Premier League club owner. The club’s prized asset, a top player who commands a...

  5. September 5, 2013

    Usmanov’s Mail.ru cashes in on Facebook recovery

    Mail.ru, the Russian internet portal partly owned by billionaire Alisher Usmanov, has sold its remaining stake in Facebook,...

  6. August 30, 2013

    Football’s ‘cajillionaires’ go on record summer spending spree

    Even by football’s profligate standards, this has been a summer of frenzied transfer megadeals to defy economic reality and...

  7. August 16, 2013

    The footballers who are all pay, no play

    When West Ham kick off the new Premier League season against Cardiff on Saturday, the spotlight will be on Ravel Morrison, a...

  8. August 15, 2013

    Apollo co-founder buys into New Jersey Devils

    Investors led by private equity heavyweight Josh Harris have bought the New Jersey Devils ice hockey franchise for about...

  9. July 13, 2013

    Al Fayed sells Fulham to US billionaire

    Mohamed Al Fayed on Friday brought the curtain down on his 16-year reign in charge of Premier League club Fulham after...

  10. July 12, 2013

    English football seeks Asian payday

    When Arsenal walk on to the field at Jakarta’s Gelora Bung Karno stadium on Sunday to play the Indonesian national team, it...

  11. July 10, 2013

    Debut success for Manchester United on Twitter

    English Premier League champions Manchester United on Wednesday became the last club in the top football flight to join...

  12. June 25, 2013

    England choke on snack between main courses

    England and its supporters might have hoped the bitter taste of the Champions Trophy could had turned into a fading memory,...

  13. May 26, 2013

    Companies continue to score with football sponsorship

    Bright yellow flags mixed with red banners on Wembley Way as Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund fans worked their way...

  14. March 6, 2013

    Soccer fans warm to Ruhr romantics

    John Maynard Keynes captured the internationalism of life before the first world war by writing about the freedom of a...

  15. March 4, 2013

    Manchester United 8 – Wharton 7

    Sport is global business with soccer arguably its biggest sector. Football clubs are listed on stock exchanges and their...

  16. February 28, 2013

    Usmanov sells $530m of Mail.ru stake

    Alisher Usmanov, the Russian tycoon, has sold part of his stake in Russian internet company Mail.ru, fuelling speculation...

  17. February 25, 2013

    Arsenal has cash reserves of £123.3m

    Arsenal further strengthened manager Arsène Wenger’s negotiating hand in transfer dealings by announcing cash reserves of...

  18. February 4, 2013

    Ecclestone looks to Emirates for F1 deal

    Bernie Ecclestone is expected to seal a sponsorship deal for Formula One with Emirates Airlines in Dubai on Tuesday worth...

  19. January 25, 2013

    Arsène’s austerity

    Spend some f money!” Arsenal fans chanted as their team lost again last Sunday at Chelsea. The cry echoed around the world...

  20. January 18, 2013

    Be careful what you pray for…

    The boy and I have a part share of a pair of Arsenal season tickets, so a few times each season we trudge up to north London...

  21. January 14, 2013

    Portsmouth fans gain time to save club

    Long-suffering Portsmouth fans have been given more time to assemble a rescue plan for their debt-ridden club in a crucial...

  22. December 14, 2012

    Follow we will as Rangers joins Aim

    Rangers International Football Club are to issue new shares at 70p each on to the Alternative Investment Market next week,...

  23. November 28, 2012

    Megafon shares fall after $1.7bn IPO

    Megafon shares made a disappointing debut in London and Moscow after pricing at the bottom end of the range on Wednesday in...

  24. November 26, 2012

    Big buyer takes Megafon over IPO line

    Megafon has received orders for all the shares in its initial public offering following a bid for more than a 10th of the...

  25. November 23, 2012

    Matchday, 2012

    Seventeen minutes into last weekend’s derby match between north London neighbours Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur, the crowd...

  26. November 23, 2012

    Arsenal signs new £150m Emirates deal

    Arsenal added commercial firepower to manager Arsene Wenger’s team-building options by signing £150m worth of shirt...

  27. November 22, 2012

    Partner breaks silence over Usmanov deals

    As Alisher Usmanov prepares the $2.1bn London flotation of Megafon, his mobile operator, it is his friend Andrei Skoch, a...

  28. beyondbrics

    November 20, 2012

    London headlines

    * Asian stocks rise for third day; euro falls on France downgrade * Regional tensions flare at Asean summit * India...

  29. beyondbrics

    November 19, 2012

    Qatar Airways muscles in on Barça

    So, Qatar Airways will appear as the main logo on FC Barcelona’s shirts from next year, replacing the Qatar Foundation. That...

  30. November 16, 2012

    Alisher Usmanov: Uzbek eyes a prize listing

    When Alisher Usmanov met Lloyd Blankfein on the sidelines of the St Petersburg Economic Forum in June, the two men appeared...

  31. November 15, 2012

    Megafon – questions and answers

    Caveat emptor. It would be nice to offer investors some views on whether Megafon represents an interesting investment at the...

  32. beyondbrics

    November 15, 2012

    Megafon: repackaged for the market

    The London-Moscow Megafon IPO is back on track, with a whopping price tag and a keenly-awaited clarification of the...

  33. October 31, 2012

    ICAP rebrands Plus exchange business

    ICAP has relaunched a trading venue for small and medium sized companies, as part of a wider strategic move to develop an...

  34. October 22, 2012

    Hack claim shock may rock Trinity’s Fox

    INSINUATIONS that Simon Fox had jumped from the frying pan into the fire were bang on. Hacking claims could hit a subsidiary...

  35. beyondbrics

    October 22, 2012

    Megafon diplomacy

    By Jonathan Guthrie Russian companies remain keen on floating in London at a time when the market is shunned by other...

  36. October 14, 2012

    Buyers cautious on English Premier League

    Buyers of Premier League clubs used to arrive in droves. A trend begun by Roman Abramovich’s purchase of Chelsea in 2003 has...

  37. October 10, 2012

    Visitor attraction chief attacks tourism strategy

    Europe’s biggest operator of visitor attractions launched a stinging attack on the government’s tourism strategy, describing...

  38. October 9, 2012

    Goldman quits Megafon listing

    Russia’s attempts to woo foreign investors have suffered a setback with Goldman Sachs pulling out of a role as lead bank on...

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