Video Four of Norwich City's returning young loan players that will hope for more football next season - from left: Remi Matthews, Todd Cantwell, Sean Raggett and Ben Godfrey. Archant Few things in football are as fluid as the loan market – as we are all about to find out at Norwich City over the forthcoming weeks. From excitement over returning players to those earmarked for some development time away from Carrow Road, Norwich City’s loan business will be as keenly discussed as any this summer – particularly as loaning in and out for EFL clubs can take place until the end of August, more than three weeks after the window for permanent signings in England will be closed. For those with the talent and now some senior experience, the door will be open back at Colney when City return for pre-season training at the end of this month. Most keenly, the situation now revolves around a City quartet. Be it Remi Matthews from Plymouth, a post-Fortuna Sittard Todd Cantwell, … [Read more...] about Michael Bailey: Prepare for shifting sands over City’s summer loan plans
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CHICAGO — MB Financial Bank has long touted its deep Chicago roots while branding its primarily commercial customer base with the ubiquitous slogan, “MB means business.”The MB name and local ownership soon may be a thing of the past, after the Chicago-based bank agreed to a $4.7 billion merger with the larger Cincinnati-based Fifth Third Bancorp. The deal, announced Monday, also would lead to the closure of dozens of bank branches as the institutions combine operations.The merger, if approved, would create the fourth-largest Chicago bank in total deposits, with a 6.5 percent market share, and give the combined company 20 percent of the city’s “middle-market” commercial banking relationships. MB branches would take the Fifth Third Bank name.“With this transaction we’ll be adding significant scale to our operations in an attractive Chicago market and creating a top-tier middle-market lender,” Greg Carmichael, president and CEO of … [Read more...] about Dozens of branches could close as Fifth Third Bank acquires MB Financial in $4.7B deal
NEW YORK & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 24, 2018--Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) today launched a global approach to corporate social responsibility (CSR) focused on empowering people around the world with the information, resources and confidence they need to create a better future — for themselves, their communities and the environment. At the core of Moody's global CSR focus is Reshape Tomorrow, a financial empowerment initiative to help people succeed in growing a small business.“By connecting people around the world to knowledge, opportunity and tools to pursue their goals, we can help open doors to a better future,” said Raymond McDaniel, President and Chief Executive Officer of Moody’s. “Our CSR strategy builds on Moody’s unique business strengths to make a lasting difference in people’s lives by helping them overcome barriers that limit success in the evolving global economy.”Through Reshape Tomorrow, Moody’s … [Read more...] about Moody’s Seeks to Open Doors to a Better Future
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Laura Krantz Globe Staff April 11, 2018 Just two weeks before Mount Ida College struck a deal to close its doors and sell its leafy campus to the University of Massachusetts Amherst, the college turned down an offer that would have kept the doors open and allowed its students to graduate.The competing deal would have merged Mount Ida and Lasell College, which are about six miles apart, and allowed most Mount Ida faculty and some staff to keep their jobs, according to three Lasell officials with direct knowledge of the merger terms.The two schools would have maintained separate boards, the officials said. Advertisement These details have emerged as a growing number of state officials are looking into Mount Ida’s deal with UMass. The attorney general, state Department of Higher Education, and several state senators have all said that they want more … [Read more...] about Could Mount Ida College have stayed open?
Media Evolution is an influential media cluster in Malmö, home to many startups and a meeting place for entrepreneurs. Photo: Sebastian Borg Skåne, the southernmost region of Sweden, is bursting with brainwaves and is quickly becoming a hub for international innovation. Here are ten start-ups ready to change the world. Did you know that every time you open a milk carton, you're experiencing your own little bit of Skåne magic? The first milk carton, the first artificial kidney, and even the first portable phone trace their roots back to southern Sweden. And the region's trend for ground-breaking ideas doesn't show any signs of stopping. Recent inventions include the invisible bicycle helmet, touchless cameras, and pyjamas which protect against bed-wetting. So what does the future hold for this dynamic region? The Local talked with ten up-and-coming start-ups - all from Skåne, all ready to change the world. Click on the company name to … [Read more...] about Ten Skåne start-ups to watch in 2015