Close

Not a member yet? Register now and get started.

lock and key

Sign in to your account.

Account Login

Forgot your password?

Business  // Having managed a football website already at the age of 16, I have a passion for business affairs and stories about the whats and whos that make the world tick.

The voice of growth hacking

The voice of growth hacking

How did a once-anonymous Londoner become a successful speaker and content entrepreneur who helps other start-ups succeed? One day in 2012, Vincent Dignan woke up after having a dream. The then-average-man, far afield from any spotlight, had a vision to start an online magazine where the writers are the stars, instead of musicians. Vincent, 29, […]

Read more...

Does mayoral candidate Rashid Nix have the solution for the London housing crisis?

Does mayoral candidate Rashid Nix have the solution for the London housing crisis?

Mayoral candidate and Green Party member Rashid Nix reckons he has the winning formula to beat the London housing crisis. Beaming with confidence in a recent talk in Denmark Hill, Southwark, Nix spoke enthusiastically about his mission. “There is a link between mental health, mental well-being, and housing. The plan is deliverable and has already stirred […]

Read more...

Only snow required: Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games

Only snow required: Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games

Beijing has been awarded the privilege of hosting the 2022 Winter Olympic Games after edging over the only other bidder, the city of Almaty from Kazakhstan. European cities withdrew for political or financial reasons, and the Chinese bid beat Almaty by 44 votes to 40 with one abstention. However, questions were quickly raised about the […]

Read more...

Combating match-fixing

Combating match-fixing

Match-fixing awareness is on the increase, and a multitude of organisations are now involved in tackling the problem. The London Economic’s Noy Shani was at a special match-fixing seminar at Birkbeck, University of London and came back optimistic. New-found optimism was at its peak. Just ten minutes before the panellists and guests took their seats […]

Read more...

The British woman who does it by The Ruler

The British woman who does it by The Ruler

Not many women can claim they raised five children while at the same time running a successful sportswear manufacturing operation in one of the world’s most challenging environments for almost 30 years. Sara Hanna is one of those. She shares her story with The London Economic’s Noy Shani in an exclusive interview. Sara Hanna has […]

Read more...

Giving financial fair-play a fair chance

Giving financial fair-play a fair chance

Sports policy and law have become increasingly popular in recent years.  Financial fair-play has been recognised as a major topic in the world of football.  Noy Shani investigates how can this be enforced, who is responsible for providing the solutions, what the role of academia is and what challenges exist for policy makers, politicians and researchers alike.

Read more...

”The clubs are pricing fans out of the game”

”The clubs are pricing fans out of the game”

In the light of the increased cost of football and the recent news about the release of Ched Evans, Sheffield United’s player convicted of rape from prison, The Sports Gazette met Billy Reid, director at HonestGame, a global campaign to raise the level of integrity in world football.

Read more...