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Transfer news LIVE: Liverpool target Florian Neuhaus ‘relaxed’ over future, Hector Bellerin considers Arsenal exit amid PSG interest, Barcelona chasing Sergio Aguero

Sports
[unable to retrieve full-text content]talkSPORT.com brings you all the latest transfer news and gossip from the Premier League.       Erling Haaland’s next club will be in the Premier League due to Barcelona and Real Madrid funds as Man City tipped to beat Chelsea and Manchester United to Dortmund star Manchester United cool interest in Jadon Sancho due […] talkSPORT

FA Cup action and draw LIVE: Abraham scores controversial winner for Chelsea at Barnsley, FA Cup quarter final draw in full, Lovren on Salah Liverpool future, Archer England injury – latest sports news and reaction

Sports
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Keep up to date with all the latest sports news and gossip, as well as expert opinion and reaction to all the biggest talking points and live FA Cup action. HEADLINES Danny Ings helped Southampton into the FA Cup quarter finals after a 2-0 win at Wolves. Jofra Archer to miss England’s second Test vs […] talkSPORT

More bubbles, less shorting. What the GameStop craziness could mean for the future of investing

Finance
Tiffany Hagler-Geard | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesThe stock market is known for being unpredictable and volatile, and any sense of normalcy was blown up during the recent GameStop rally.Most of us know the story by now: After discovering that several hedge funds had bet on the video game retailer losing value, people banded together on the Reddit forum WallStreetBets to drive up its share price by 1,500%. Over the course of January, GameStop's stock price ballooned to a high of $ 483 from a low of $ 17.The bubble already appears to be popping, with GameStop shares down to around $ 55 as of Friday.Still, the event is unlikely to be soon forgotten, experts say.More from Personal Finance:Millions would get pay raise from a $ 15 minimum wageMany have waited over a month for last round of unem...
Millions of defaults threaten microfinance’s future in India

Millions of defaults threaten microfinance’s future in India

Finance
In February 2020, unaware the coronavirus pandemic was about to wipe out her livelihood, Arpita Das borrowed Rs 1,60,000 to buy materials and equipment for her family fishing business in West Bengal. A few weeks later, demand for her prawns collapsed, leaving her unable to make the around Rs 12,800 monthly repayments to two microlenders. The 33-year-old mother of two, who’d never missed a payment since she started borrowing three years earlier, is now living off the vegetables and grains she grows on a plot of land outside the home she shares with her husband and his parents. With the whole family out of work, they’re unlikely to have any income unless she can borrow about Rs 1,00,000 for this year’s prawn harvest. During India’s initial three-month lockdown, one of Das’s lenders would cal