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Barcelona head coach Gerardo Martino said on Monday he was "not concerned" about Lionel Messi's lack of goals in recent games, the Argentine has scored just once in Barca's last five matches.
Cavaleiro is tipped as Benfica's next big star. The winger shot to prominence after scoring seven goals in 10 games for their 'B' side at the beginning of 2013/14, causing Manchester United to be linked with his signature.
Liverpool's Harry Wilson is a left winger dubbed the 'new Gareth Bale'. Wilson was called into the Wales senior squad at the age of just 16 in October 2013, after playing just one under-21 game for the Reds. Manchester United passed up the chance to sign him when he was just eight.
Here are a few posts sent in by our readers, describing what happened to them on September 11th, when the terrorists struck the Twin Towers:
Robert Parker, head of strategic advisory group at Credit Suisse, talks with Anna Edwards about improvement in global economic data and why he feels it's time to put money back into the European markets.
Mashable's Adam Ostrow takes a look at the wave of short-form video products from Vine, Instagram and Mixbit. What are their business models? And what do they signal about the escalating race to monetize video?
Here's a quick preview of Motorola's new smartphone, the Moto X. With it's virgin Android installation, vast customisation options and unique features (think always on Siri) and this could prove to be the Android device that truely takes the battle to the iPhone.
Here are a few examples of how candidates fouled up at interview:
Here's a quick look at some of the trading disasters which have occurred in recent years. Note that these are genuine foul-ups (or 'fat-fingered' trades), and not losses down to rogue traders.
The following exchange took place on Craigslist - the investment banker's response is a classic!
Here's some famous football quotes provided courtesy of Goldman Sachs.
Dwarf-tossing is outlawed in France and in several US states. A United Nations human rights committee ruled that the 'sport' is contrary to human dignity.
This little gem was sent in by one of our readers. It's said to be a true e-mail sent to staff at a well-known managment consulting firm - although it's probably too good to be true.
Credit Suisse has announced the appointment of five new research analyst to cover the Banks sector in the Equities Department.
The following is said to be an initiative test that has been used as part of the recruitment process by a well known investment bank.
Goldman announced the appointment of 272 new Managing Directors Thursday.
Listed below are the Top 20 investment managers of the Top 500 UK charities (trusts and fundraising charities combined):
After a number of our readers wrote in, we are now publishing the list of 'Trader Monthly' magazine's Top Traders Under 30, which appeared in the August/September issue.