The Middlesborough record signing was linked with both Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur. Both clubs will be thanking their stars they had a lucky escape, the Teeside club, not so.
Two finance professionals based out of Raffles Place, Singapore, are attempting to redefine how bankers are perceived.
Eric Daniels, the former chief executive of Lloyds Banking Group, and three of his former senior colleagues have now missed out on bonuses totalling some £7m as payouts continue to be clawed back.
Police are to be called in to investigate events at WorldSpreads, the financial bookmaker that collapsed into administration over the weekend after a £13m black hole was discovered in an account holding client funds.
Talk of retirement for Kauto Star is "very premature", according to the veteran steeplechaser's trainer, Paul Nicholls.