COVID impact: Banks in no hurry to open their vaults to home loan seekers

Other banks too have sensed the increased risk in lending and may resort to raising spreads or the risk premiums over the benchmark. Such a move will not hurt existing borrowers now, as the repo rate-linked home loan products are just one year old and repricing is possible only at the end of three years […]

Buzz around Leicester’s Harvey Barnes shows benefit of loan system

“Harvey was easy to manage because he wanted to be a player,” says Hammond, who left Leicester in November to take care of his family while his wife recovered from a back operation. “He has real natural ability and he works really hard. He understood the process of development. He scored more goals and got […]

Alexis Sanchez: Talks progressing on Manchester United exit settlement

Ideally, the Bundesliga side would want an initial €100m (£90m) to fund a replacement for the 20-year-old – though it is very unlikely they would spend that amount of money on a new signing, hence the softening of the stance on Sancho’s initial fee.

Chris Richards’ journey from Dallas to Munich: ‘I knew I’d be balling at Bayern’

Bayern tracked Richards from the moment he signed for Dallas and, in the summer of 2018, offered him a week-long trial. Richards impressed sufficiently to be taken on loan for a year by the German side. With Bayern taking part in that year’s International Champions Cup in the US, Richards featured for Bayern’s first team […]

Bundesliga transfer blog: Goalkeeper change in Berlin

Bundesliga transfers: Where will Havertz, Sancho, Götze and others end up Dayot Upamecano – RB Leipzig With his contract set to expire in 2021, RB Leipzig will need to move this summer if they are going to get a decent payoff for the 21-year-old . Bayern Munich are said to be interested, but the fixed […]

Leicester offer potential £45m deal to take Francisco Trincão from Barcelona

If Barcelona agree to loan and then sell him, he would leave without making an appearance, despite having a contract until June 2025 and a buyout clause of €500m. Barcelona are not minded to sell but they are desperate to raise funds and if players they want to move on, such as Philippe Coutinho and […]

Report: Man United, Dortmund in talks over $140 million Sancho transfer

“Ideally, the Bundesliga side would want an initial €100m (£90m) to fund a replacement for the 20-year-old – though it is very unlikely they would spend that amount of money on a new signing, hence the softening of the stance on Sancho’s initial fee.”

At long last, the famously contested Doc’s Clock sign lights up again

But with help from the city, Suckow was eventually able to reclaim the sign. Supervisor Hillary Ronen, a vocal supporter of the Legacy Business program, began working with Suckow in 2016 to help her keep it. Ronen sat down with Suckow and Luna to help them negotiate, and spoke with the City Planning Department to […]

“Luster” Is The Next Great Millennial Novel

All the hallmarks of a sacred millennial text are in this book: There is sex, some of it good, plenty of it bad (“When we have sex it lasts so long that in the middle of it, when it has become less about feelings and more about ETA, we look at each other and call […]