Moments before the starter’s gun shattered the hush of the Alexander Stadium and rocket-launched the greatest 100m race ever seen on these shores, James Dasaolu checked his lane number and wondered whether it might be an omen. Lane four. The same as three years ago here when, on a sweltering day, he bulldozed through the 10-second barrier for the first time.
Jessica Ennis-Hill produced her best shot put performance since London 2012 as the Olympic champion led her first heptathlon of the year after day one, in Ratingen, Germany.
From across the park, a low-pitched, adolescent chant starts up: “Jess-EE! Jesse-Eisen-BERG!”
This is what is different from 2008, former Lehman CFO Erin Callan Montella says.
It's a crazy day to be a trader! NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari asks, "How could I have so misjudged the mood and the market psyche?"
Bullish positions in gold and volatility and short bets on China and emerging markets were some of the trades that benefited hedge funds on Friday.
The European Central Bank has fanned fears that London could lose its status as Europe’s financial capital after warning that the Brexit vote might sever the City’s trade relationship with the EU.
Goldman Sachs was one of the big backers of the failed campaign to stay in the EU but some of its bankers might just be relieved the UK voted for Brexit next week.
David Moyes seems to rate the Arsenal and Germany international star Mesut Ozil highly.
Stillitano says Rangers and Celtic need to recognise their global appeal or else risk hampering further growth.
The US Federal Reserve announced it would notraise interest rates on Wednesday afternoon, blaming uncertainty over the UK’s potential exit from the EU and slowing economic growth for the decision.
Nine Inch Nails’ Trent Reznor is the latest artist to join the music industry’s war of words with YouTube, attacking Google’s video service over the role it plays for musicians.