May 11, 2021

ESPN Caribbean to air live coverage of England’s international and domestic cricket

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(ESPN) ESPN Caribbean and the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) yesterday announced a new five-year agreement for exclusive multimedia rights to the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) from 2018 to 2022. As part of the agreement, ESPN will air live coverage in the Caribbean of all international and domestic cricket played in England […]

Negative interest rates are costing European banks a ton of money

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By Rupert Hargreaves, ValueWalk From Business Insider How much will the ECB’s new negative interest rate policy cost the euro area banks? That’s the question Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s European Banks Strategy research team set out to answer in a note issued to clients last week. And while the report was published a week […]

The ECB has temporarily taken the fear out of the European bond market

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By Jonathon Garber From Business Insider Back in February, European peripheral spreads versus Germany widened to levels last seen in June 2015 as investors freaked out about contingent convertible bonds, or Coco bonds. The fear was that capital levels of certain European banks would fall below their required thresholds, forcing their Coco bonds to convert from debt […]

Deutsche Bank at record low as fear over European banks grows

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Feb 8 2016, 14:24 ET | By Carl Surran, SA News From Seeking Alpha It is the European banks and contagion concerns that are freaking out the markets today – not just the Fed, China and crude oil – according to David Rosenberg, noting that some of the European banks are trading at 2008 crisis […]

Stanford says English cricket embarrassment ‘breaks his heart’

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From ESPN Cricket Info Allen Stanford has claimed that it “breaks his heart” to hear of the embarrassment that his notorious partnership with the ECB caused to English cricket. Speaking to the BBC in his first interview since 2009, when he was indicted for the second-largest investment fraud in US history and ultimately sentenced to […]

Tom Moody admits he wasn’t ready to become England head coach this year

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By Rory Dollard, Press Association From Daily Mail UK Moody was on the ECB’s shortlist earlier this year The former Sri Lanka coach decided to opt out after early discussions Moody believes England are struggling due to a lack of participation in the IPL and CPL Tom Moody has revealed he was not ready to […]