FC Cincinnati to pay for stadium, puts pressure on county

FC Cincinnati’s owners will pay the entire $200 million cost of a new soccer-specific stadium if the city and county pay for the roughly $75 million in infrastructure costs that would be needed to build the facility in Oakley. Hamilton County commissi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2017

Get ready for another lease dispute between Hamilton County and the Bengals

Hamilton County has no intention of fulfilling a provision in its lease with the Cincinnati Bengals for Paul Brown Stadium to provide $2.67 million in stadium expenses, Hamilton County Commissioner Todd Portune said Monday. The lease calls for th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2017

FC Cincinnati owner sells $15 million worth of company stock

An FC Cincinnati owner sold more than $15 million worth of stock in the insurance company he runs just one day after the team got city and county approval for infrastructure financing that could pave the way for a new soccer stadium......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2017

MLS rejects Paul Brown Stadium; county set to approve key part of Cranley’s FC Cincinnati plan

Hamilton County commissioners will approve a key part of Mayor John Cranley’s plan to build infrastructure needed to support a new, soccer-specific stadium for FC Cincinnati in Oakley in the hopes that it can land a Major League Soccer franchise. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2017

Cincinnati"s proposed MLS team offers to pay for its own stadium

FC Cincinnati’s owners will pay the entire $200 million cost of a new soccer-specific stadium if the city and county pay for the roughly $75 million in infrastructure costs that would be needed to build the facility. Hamilton County commissioners.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2017

Fearing displacement, residents continue to be skeptical of West End FC Cincinnati stadium

Earnestine Hill, a 15-year resident of Cincinnati’s West End, said she has been afraid as she has heard about FC Cincinnati’s idea for locating a new Major League Soccer Stadium in the neighborhood. “What I’m scared of is I don’t own a hom.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals16 hr. 31 min. ago

West End residents unleash concerns over potential FC Cincinnati stadium

West End residents aired out their concerns and opposition, many of them loudly, about an FC Cincinnati stadium in their neighborhood during an often-raucous West End Community Council meeting on Tuesday night. “I wish y’all would go somewhere .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2018

Qualcomm, Moving to Fend Off Broadcom, Raises Bid for NXP to $44 Billion

The increased offer for a rival chip maker puts pressure on Broadcom to decide how hard it wants to push its hostile bid for Qualcomm......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytFeb 20th, 2018

Qualcomm gets hedge fund nod with raised offer for NXP

The new deal puts pressure on fellow chipmaker Broadcom to decide if it will stick with a stipulation in its $121 billion bid for Qualcomm that the company not raise its previous $110 a share offer for NXP......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 20th, 2018

Two for the road: Airstream parent buys Roadtrippers

The parent company of Shelby County-based RV maker Airstream is investing in a Cincinnati startup.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2018

Car rental tax bill to support BJCC stadium, renovation moves forward

A bill that would activate a dormant car rental tax in Jefferson County to fund upgrades to the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex and new stadium at the BJCC has advanced in the Alabama Legislature. The Jefferson County Senate Committee appr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 16th, 2018

Sky"s Soccer Rights Deal Puts Pressure on Fox to Raise Bid

Sky shares rose above the price that 21st Century Fox offered for the British pay-TV giant for the first time since the bid, putting pressure on Rupert Murdoch’s Fox to increase the figure......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 14th, 2018

FC Cincinnati"s Berding to West End residents: "If you don"t want us, we won"t build here"

FC Cincinnati is striving to engage the West End community in its efforts to build a $200 million soccer stadium. But if the neighborhood doesn’t want it, the team won’t build it there, general manager Jeff Berding said Tuesday night......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2018

FC Cincinnati confirms: It wants Stargel site for new soccer stadium

FC Cincinnati is proposing to replace Cincinnati Public Schools’ Stargel Stadium with a new high school stadium in the southwest corner of Ezzard Charles Drive and John Street and build its new soccer stadium at the current Stargel site behind Ro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2018

Maersk profit miss puts CEO"s route under scrutiny

A.P. Moller-Maersk's decision to focus on transport and jettison oil was put under pressure on Friday as the world's largest container shipping firm missed profit forecasts. Ciara Lee reports.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 9th, 2018

Activists, elected officials hotly oppose FC Cincinnati stadium in West End

Several major black political leaders expressed skepticism or outright opposition to building a new, $200 million soccer stadium for FC Cincinnati in the West End neighborhood, saying they are concerned about displacement, gentrification, racism and past.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 9th, 2018

EXCLUSIVE: Why Mark Mallory is working to make a new FC Cincinnati stadium a reality

Mark Mallory's mayoralty was about doing big, transformative things for Cincinnati, so working to build a new stadium and landing a Major League Soccer franchise for FC Cincinnati naturally fits the bill, he said in an interview with the Business Courier......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2018

Could Nippert Stadium still be a permanent option for FC Cincinnati? UC officials have talked about how it could happen

University of Cincinnati officials have discussed scenarios in which FC Cincinnati would continue to play its games at Nippert Stadium through a sale-leaseback agreement, but talks have been on ice......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 2nd, 2018

Berding: FC Cincinnati stadium won’t touch Taft High School

Berding: FC Cincinnati stadium won’t touch Taft High School.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 31st, 2018

#MeToo movement puts pressure on U.S. banks to disclose diversity data

(Reuters) - T.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 30th, 2018

North Korea backs off military exercises as Trump puts "maximum pressure" on Kim Jong Un

Bobby Yip/REUTERS North Korea has backed off some of its usual mi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 30th, 2018