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Goldman Sachs prices Sports Direct shares at 850 pence each

LONDON, April 7 (Reuters) – Goldman Sachs has priced its accelerated bookbuild of shares in Sports Direct International at 850 pence each, a source familiar with the matter said on Monday, valuing the placement at 212.5 million pounds ($352.75 million).

Some data coming up in the UK soon … but I bet you didn’t know this about Mark Carney …

Mike will have all the UK data soon enough: UK unemployment, inflation report from the Old Lady, and Bank of England governor Mark Carney is set to speak. But … did you know that Canadian all-round good guy Mark Carney is actually … an Irishman! Mr Carney has held Irish citizenship for the past 25 years, since he worked for Goldman Sachs in London I’m liking him more already.

UPDATE 2-Goldman Vice Chairman Evans to retire at year-end

NEW YORK, Oct 21 (Reuters) – Goldman Sachs Group Inc Vice Chairman J. Michael Evans will retire from his position at year-end, the bank said on Monday, eliminating a top rival of Chief Operating Officer Gary Cohn in the race to become the next head of Wall Street’s biggest investment bank.

Earnings Preview: Bank of America Corp (BAC), Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS), Morgan Stanley (MS) [VIDEO]

This week kicks off third-quarter earnings season in full gear, as reports from financials lead the way. Bank of America, Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley will report later this week following Citigroup’s weaker-than-expected results issued on Tuesday.