A powerful Middle Eastern financier and a billionaire football club owner just traded blows over a £350 million deal to buy Premier League team Newcastle United

Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Powerful Middle Eastern financier Amanda Staveley has countered Mike Ashley’s claim that her efforts to take over Newcastle United were a waste of time. Staveley has made a hat-trick of bids for the Premier League club but Ashley has rejected every single one. Staveley has said this week that her latest offer […]

City financier plans to bankroll army of pro-Brexit Tory MPs

Published time: 15 May, 2017 14:30 A City of London banker plans to fund pro-Brexit Conservatives to fight for seats currently held by pro-Remain Labour MPs in an effort to ensure a “full, national Brexit.” Asset manager Jeremy Hosking says he will help fund Brexit-backing candidates in order to give Prime Minister Theresa May an […]