The Sixers and Big Data: Run With Us – Liberty Ballers

Brett Brown’s emphasis on physical fitness is already paying dividends. – Howard Smith-USA TODAY SportsWe take a look inside the NBA statistical database to explore why an old Sixers’ slogan is more appropriate now than it was when it first debuted six years ago.Prior to the start of last season, Philadelphia 76ers’ head coach Brett Brown and his staff created customized […]

State-owned Lloyds Banking Group finally returns TSB to the stock …

The flotation will be sweetened by a pledge to ordinary retail investors that they will receive one free share for every 20 they hold on to for a year, up to the value of £2,000.Lloyds is selling approximately a quarter of the business and up to a fifth of that is expected to be purchased by retail investors.TSB, which can […]

Moncler: stock market valuation of Italian luxury brand seems a bit …

Moncler chairman Remo Ruffini after presenting the initial public offering for the company’s listing on Milan’s stock exchange, 2 December Photograph: Antonio Calanni/APSome people may regard €1,000-plus for a goosedown ski jacket as good value, but it’s quite another thing to think a company that last year made top-line earnings of €161m can be worth €3.6bn.Yet Moncler, an Italian […]