After the Finish Line: Looking After America’s Race Horses

After the Finish Line: Looking After America’s Race Horses






After the Finish Line: Looking After America’s Race Horses After the Finish Line will provide funding assistance to rescue organizations across the United States to support the Thoroughbred racehorses in their care. After the Finish Line will provide yearly grants and establish an Emergency Fund to assist horses as needed throughout the year. They take […]






Arrowfield Own Day 3 of the Magic Millions

Arrowfield Own Day 3 of the Magic Millions






Arrowfield Own Day 3 of the Magic Millions Arrowfield Estate Arrowfield Stud was established in 1985 under the visionary and innovative leadership of John Messara. Traversed by the Pages River, the Arrowfield Estate comprises 2500 acres of prime land in the fertile Segenhoe Valley, near Scone in the Upper Hunter region of New South Wales, […]






California Chrome Arrives for the Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1)

California Chrome Arrives for the Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1)






California Chrome Arrives for the Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) California Chrome arrived at Gulfstream Park Friday to begin preparation for a highly anticipated rematch with Arrogate in the inaugural running of the $12 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) Jan. 28. Accompanied by a state police escort from Palm Beach International Airport, the van […]






Godolphin Australia Gearing Up for Autumn

Godolphin Australia Gearing Up for Autumn






Godolphin Australia Gearing Up for Autumn From Mike Hedge at Godolphin The Autumn campaign of the talented sprinter Chetwood took further shape in an impressive trial victory at Randwick on Thursday that suggested the G1 targets the stable has in mind are within range. One of Godolphin’s most lively prospects from last Spring when he […]






Horse Racing News: Eclipse Awards

Horse Racing News: Eclipse Awards






Horse Racing News: Eclipse Awards Established in 1971 and named after the great 18th-century racehorse and sire Eclipse, who was undefeated in 18 starts, the Eclipse Awards are presented annually to recognize Thoroughbred horses and individuals whose achievements have earned them the title of Champion in their respective categories, and to members of the media […]






Godolphin May Have a Dirt Champion

Godolphin May Have a Dirt Champion






Godolphin May Have a Dirt Champion From J A McGrath at Godolphin Emotionless, a brilliant two-year-old for Godolphin before disappointing at three, reappears following a 160-day absence in Thursday’s G2 Al Maktoum Challenge Round 1 at Meydan, and hopes are high that he can make a name for himself on dirt. This G2 Champagne Stakes-winning […]






Todd Pletcher Trained Malagacy Continues Shackleford Success

Todd Pletcher Trained Malagacy Continues Shackleford Success






Todd Pletcher Trained Malagacy Continues Shackleford Success Malagacy Owner(s): Sumaya U.S. Stables Trainer: Todd A. Pletcher Bred: Kentucky (USA) by John Trumbulovic Pedigree: Shackleford – Classiest Gem by Dehere Malagacy won in grand fashion today at Florida’s Gulfstream Park for trainer Todd Pletcher, the 3 yo Colt a son of rising star Shackleford was impressive […]






Keeneland Sales Produce 77 G1 Winners

Keeneland Sales Produce 77 G1 Winners






Keeneland Sales Produce 77 G1 Winners Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduates Decked Out and Sassy Little Lila ran 1-2, separated by only a nose, in Saturday’s American Oaks (G1) at Santa Anita in the final North American Grade 1 event of 2016. In 2016, 60 Keeneland sales alumni accounted for 77 Grade/Group 1 events, sweeping […]






Fasig-Tipton 2017 Midlantic Winter Mixed Sale

Fasig-Tipton 2017 Midlantic Winter Mixed Sale






Fasig-Tipton 2017 Midlantic Winter Mixed Sale Fasig-Tipton’s Midlantic division has catalogued 229 entries for the 2017 Midlantic Winter Mixed Sale, an increase of 37% over the 2016 catalogue.  The sale will be held on Sunday, January 29 at the Maryland State Fair Grounds in Timonium, Maryland, beginning at 11 am. “Moving the sale date from […]






Hong Kong Horse Racing News: New Year’s Day Blizzard

Hong Kong Horse Racing News: New Year’s Day Blizzard






Hong Kong Horse Racing News: New Year’s Day Blizzard By David Morgan HKJC Blizzard has long been touted as a Group 1 contender and the talented five-year-old looked the part when blowing away six classy rivals to win the G3 Chinese Club Challenge Cup Handicap (1400m) at Sha Tin this afternoon, Sunday, 1 January. Country […]






Horse Racing News: Great Year for Darley Europe

Horse Racing News: Great Year for Darley Europe






Horse Racing News: Great Year for Darley Europe With 23 individual G1 victories in eight countries during 2016, the European Darley stallions enjoyed another great year on the racecourse around the world. Offspring of the mighty Dubawi netted a tally of seven victories, including a hat-trick scored by his leading son Postponed. From Meydan in […]






Winstar Well Represented at Australia’s Magic Millions

Winstar Well Represented at Australia’s Magic Millions






Winstar Well Represented at Australia’s Magic Millions If you thought this year’s was next level, get ready to be taken into another stratosphere in January – the 2017 Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale catalogue is a real page turner, from the first to the very last lot. “We would like to thank the breeders […]






Magic Millions Yearling Sales: Sires to Watch

Magic Millions Yearling Sales: Sires to Watch






If you thought this year’s was next level, get ready to be taken into another stratosphere in January – the 2017 Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale catalogue is a real page turner, from the first to the very last lot. “We would like to thank the breeders and vendors of Australasia for their incredible […]






Keeneland Keeps Producing Winners

Keeneland Keeps Producing Winners






Keeneland sales graduates swept the three graded stakes featured at Santa Anita on Monday. Mind Your Biscuits, sold as a yearling at the 2014 January Horses of All Ages Sale, captured the Malibu (G1);Constellation, a 2014 September Yearling Sale alum, took the La Brea (G1); and Conquest Enforcer, a graduate of the 2016 November Breeding […]






Horse Racing News: Godolphin Fantasy Stable League

Horse Racing News: Godolphin Fantasy Stable League






Horse Racing News: Godolphin Fantasy Stable League Announced on Sunday, March 5, 2017 and awarded to the Godolphin Fantasy Stable League Cup Winner. Sign Up Today Full hospitality at the Dubai World Cup race meeting at Meydan, including travel and two (2) nights’ accommodation for two people Two tickets to the Breakfast With The Stars […]






Coorg Represents Godolphin in the G3 BJ McLachlan Stakes at Eagle Farm

Coorg Represents Godolphin in the G3 BJ McLachlan Stakes at Eagle Farm






Coorg Represents Godolphin in the G3 BJ McLachlan Stakes at Eagle Farm By Mike Hedge at Godolphin The search for a Group victory for Godolphin’s Australian stable turns to this weekend with the talented youngster Coorg (2yo C by Denman)to tackle the G3 BJ McLachlan Stakes at Eagle Farm on Saturday. Coorg (John O’Shea/Robbie Fradd) […]






Hong Kong Racing: Pakistan Star Wins Griffin Trophy

Hong Kong Racing: Pakistan Star Wins Griffin Trophy






Hong Kong Racing: Pakistan Star Wins Griffin Trophy By Andrew Hawkins Boom horse Pakistan Star ( Shamardal ) went some way towards redeeming his reputation as he scored an emphatic win in the Griffin Trophy at Sha Tin today (Tuesday, 27 December), with trainer Tony Cruz now setting his sights on the Four-Year-Old Classic Series […]






Horse Racing News: The Emirates Racing Authority

Horse Racing News: The Emirates Racing Authority






Born of noble Bedouin traditions, racing in the UAE has rapidly evolved and the UAE now has a rightful place alongside the great racing nations. The modernisation of racing in the UAE has mirrored the development of the nation, and this transformation has been fuelled by the passion of the Emirati people. Professional racing began […]






A Great Year of Horse Racing for Godolphin

A Great Year of Horse Racing for Godolphin






A Great Year of Horse Racing for Godolphin from J A McGrath at Godolphin Godolphin enjoyed another highly successful year, with 589 winners worldwide collecting just over US$37.3m in prizemoney in 2016. But the true measure of a stable with the global aspirations of Godolphin is the number of Group One winners produced during the […]






Godolphin trainer Charlie Appleby International Trainer of the Year

Godolphin trainer Charlie Appleby International Trainer of the Year






Godolphin trainer Charlie Appleby International Trainer of the Year Godolphin trainer Charlie Appleby was crowned International Trainer of the Year at the 50th annual Horserace Writers & Photographers Association (HWPA) Derby Awards, held in London, UK, on Monday, December 5. During 2016, Charlie Appleby enjoyed Pattern race success across the globe with G1 victories in […]






Los Alamitos Bids Farewell to California Chrome






Los Alamitos Bids Farewell to California Chrome California Chrome, who has been based at Los Alamitos since January, 2014, will race for the first time locally – and last time in California – in the $180,000 Winter Challenge Saturday. Scheduled for 1 1/16 miles, the Challenge – designed as a prep for California Chrome’s career […]






Arrogate Vs California Chrome Pegasus World Cup Invitational






Arrogate Vs California Chrome Pegasus World Cup Invitational The Pegasus World Cup Invitational is shaping up as a match race between Arrogate and California Chrome. Arrogate and California Chrome met in November in the Breeders’ Cup Classic at 1 1/4 miles where Arrogate dominated, the rematch will be in the innovative Pegasus World Cup Invitational […]






CANDY RIDE, QUALITY ROAD KEEP PRODUCING WINNERS

CANDY RIDE, QUALITY ROAD KEEP PRODUCING WINNERS






CANDY RIDE, QUALITY ROAD KEEP PRODUCING WINNERS Juveniles by CANDY RIDE (ARG) and QUALITY ROAD swept California’s prestigious Grade I races and THE FACTOR was represented by a new undefeated stakes winner in an exciting weekend that could well have Classic implications down the road. All eyes were on CANDY RIDE’s son Mastery in the […]






Winfried Englebrecht-Bresges on Hong Kong Horse Racing

Winfried Englebrecht-Bresges on Hong Kong Horse Racing






Winfried Englebrecht-Bresges on Hong Kong Horse Racing from J A McGrath at Godolphin The prospect of Hong Kong facing further expansion in the racing world is daunting for its international rivals but exciting from a wider perspective. The year 2018 is when the first visible signs of that expansion are expected to be seen, and […]






Gulfstream Park Horse Racing Highlights

Gulfstream Park Horse Racing Highlights






Sonic Mule surprised his connections by rocketing to the lead leaving the gate in the $75,000 Buffalo Man and then sailed on to a 1 3/4-length victory over Talk Logistics in the third running of the 2-year-old stakes at Gulfstream Park on Saturday. Sonic Mule, a son of Distorted Humor, provided trainer Todd Pletcher with […]






LONGINES Hong Kong Cup

LONGINES Hong Kong Cup






LONGINES Hong Kong Cup   Maurice rolled into LONGINES Hong Kong International Races history when weaving through a sea of trouble to add the LONGINES Hong Kong Cup (2000m) to last year’s win in the Mile. Maurice takes the LONGINES Hong Kong Cup (Group 1, 2000m) at Sha Tin Racecourse today for trainer N Hori […]






Karaka 2017 New Zealand Premier Sale

Karaka 2017 New Zealand Premier Sale






A full-sister to Coldplay (NZ) (Savabeel) will go through the ring at Karaka 2017, and the classy mare has given the yearling’s pedigree a massive boost with two stakes wins since the catalogues went to print. Already a Group Three winner of the Eulogy Stakes (1600m) last season, Coldplay has gone to another level in […]






Keeneland January Sale

Keeneland January Sale






Keeneland January Sale Keeneland has cataloged 1,892 horses for its 59th Horses of All Ages Sale, to be held Jan. 9-13, 2017. The catalog includes 726 broodmares, 147 broodmare prospects, 732 yearlings, 280 horses of racing age and seven stallions and stallion prospects. The interactive catalog is available online at Keeneland.com. Print catalogs are to […]






Thanksgiving Weekend at Churchill Downs

Thanksgiving Weekend at Churchill Downs






Thanksgiving Weekend at Churchill Downs Thanksgiving Weekend Thursday, November 24th through Sunday, November 27th Celebrate Thanksgiving weekend at the track with a traditional buffet and 7 exciting Stakes races, including up-and-coming Kentucky Derby hopefuls. Participate in the 50/50 Raffle on Friday, November 25th or the Pick 6 Mandatory Payout on Sunday, November 27th and be […]






Air Force Blue Lands at Coolmore

Air Force Blue Lands at Coolmore






Air Force Blue Lands at Coolmore European Champion 2YO by WAR FRONT The first time since 2001 that any two-year-old has won three European Group 1 races WON Dewhurst Stakes [G1], Newmarket WON Vincent O’Brien National Stakes [G1], Curragh WON Phoenix Stakes [G1], Curragh WON Maiden, Curragh on debut May 24 “the best two-year-old we’ve […]






36th Running of the Japan Cup

36th Running of the Japan Cup






36th Running of the Japan Cup Sunday, 27 November 2016 Distance(surface): 2,400 meters, Turf(about 12 furlongs) Age: 3yo & up Racecource: Tokyo Racecource(Left-handed) Maximum Number of Horses: 18 Weight: 3yo 55kg / 4yo & up 57kg Allowance: Fillies and Mares:2kg Southern Hemisphere Horses born in 2013:2kg Twenty one horses are in line for the big […]






Penthouse at Sydney Tower Breaks Record with $26-M Sale

Penthouse at Sydney Tower Breaks Record with $26-M Sale






Penthouse at Sydney Tower Breaks Record with $26-M Sale Unidentified buyer purchases 4-bedroom apartment at Opera Residences Sales of Sydney’s 20-story, yet-to-be-built luxury development Opera Residences have reportedly kicked off with a record. The four-bedroom penthouse was purchased for A$26-M (US$19-M), an Australian record for an apartment, according to Domain Australia. The unidentified buyer, a […]






Spendthrift Farm Brings Breed Secure to Australia

Spendthrift Farm Brings Breed Secure to Australia






Spendthrift Farm Brings Breed Secure to Australia Spendthrift Farm is bringing its renowned “Breed Secure” program to Spendthrift Australia for the upcoming 2016 breeding season. “We are pleased to introduce Breed Secure to the Australian breeders,” said Spendthrift’s B. Wayne Hughes. “It is a program that was designed solely to equal the playing field between […]






Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale News

Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale News






Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale News The sale of stakes winner Uptown Twirl, a half-sister to recent Sentient Jet Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1) winner and probable 2-year-old champion male Classic Empire, for $1.075-M and the popularity of horses in the Complete Dispersal of Ernie Semersky and Dory Newell’s Conquest Stables generated increases in gross, average […]






Keeneland: Moment of Majesty Hammers for $850,000

Keeneland: Moment of Majesty Hammers for $850,000






Keeneland: Moment of Majesty Hammers for $850,000 Moment of Majesty, a 9-year-old stakes-winning daughter of Saint Liam in foal to Curlin, sold for $850,000 to Star Guitar Inc. early during Friday’s 4th session of the Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale. Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, agent, consigned Moment of Majesty, out of the AP Indy […]






The 1st Chinese Imperial Firearm Hammered for $2.5-M in London

The 1st Chinese Imperial Firearm Hammered for $2.5-M in London






The 1st Chinese Imperial Firearm Hammered for $2.5-M in London $BID The 1st Chinese firearm with an imperial reign mark ever to be offered at auction sold for $2.5-M, the auction house Sotheby’s (NYSE:BID)London announced Wednesday. The gun, a brilliantly designed and exquisitely crafted musket, produced in imperial workshops was created for the Qianlong Emperor […]






Keeneland Yearlings Strong Showing in Breeder’s Cup

Keeneland Yearlings Strong Showing in Breeder’s Cup






Keeneland Yearlings Strong Showing in Breeder’s Cup Arrogate, purchased by owner Juddmonte Farms at Keeneland’s 2014 September Yearling Sale for $560,000, defeated California Chrome to win the $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) and lead the Keeneland sales alumni who won five of the nine races during Saturday’s second day of the Breeders’ Cup World […]






Tiznow Sired Tourist Sets Record at Breeders Cup

Tiznow Sired Tourist Sets Record at Breeders Cup






Tiznow Sired Tourist Sets Record at Breeders Cup Tiznow’s incomparable turf specialist Tourist blazed the way in the Breeders’ Cup Mile (G1) to set a new stakes record of 1:31.71, breaking Wise Dan’s record of 1:31.78 set over the same track in 2013. Tourist is Tiznow’s second Breeders’ Cup winner, joining Juvenile Fillies (G1) winner […]






Godolphin Take the G3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes






Godolphin Take the G3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes The outstanding form of trainer Charlie Appleby’s Australian team continued in stunning style at Flemington on Saturday when Francis Of Assisi turned the G3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes into a procession. Following on from his three-length win in the G3 Bendigo Cup, Francis Of Assisi had 10 lengths to […]






Breeders’ Cup California Chrome, Arrogate, Frosted






By Bob Ehalt, special to the Breeders’ Cup Breeders’ Cup California Chrome, Arrogate, Frosted There’s little that has avoided California Chrome’s grasp in terms of accomplishments on the racetrack. He’s won the Kentucky Derby, Preakness, Dubai World Cup and Pacific Classic, to name a few, and has been named Horse of the Year in four […]






Keeneland’s Premier November Breeding Stock Sale Opens Tuesday

Keeneland’s Premier November Breeding Stock Sale Opens Tuesday






Keeneland’s globally important November Breeding Stock Sale begins Tuesday, Nov. 8, featuring among the 4,762 horses cataloged a number of Grade 1 stakes-winning and stakes-producing fillies and mares, weanling siblings to champions and graded stakes winners, prominent horses of racing age and notable dispersals during its 13-day run through Sunday, Nov. 20. Keeneland will provide […]






California Chrome, Arrogate and Found Lead International Cast at the Breeders Cup

California Chrome, Arrogate and Found Lead International Cast at the Breeders Cup






California Chrome, Arrogate, Beholder, Songbird, Stellar Wind, Tepin and Found Lead International Cast at the Breeders Cup California Chrome LLC’s California Chrome and Juddmonte Farms’ Arrogate are the top two morning line favorites in a field of 10 3-year-olds and up set for Saturday’s $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1), the climax of the 33rd […]






Keeneland Shows Strength in Breeders Cup

Keeneland Shows Strength in Breeders Cup






Seventy-four horses that are graduates of Keeneland sales were pre-entered in the Breeders’ Cup World Championships being held Nov. 4-5 at Santa Anita. (Nine horses – Carina Mia, Catch a Glimpse, Curalina, Midnight Storm, New Money Honey, Om, Photo Call (IRE), War Story and Win the Space – were pre-entered in two races.) Post positions […]






Spendthrift Australia: First Foals by Hampton Court, Jimmy Creed and Warrior’s Reward

Spendthrift Australia: First Foals by Hampton Court, Jimmy Creed and Warrior’s Reward






The highly-anticipated first foals by Spendthrift Australia’s stallions Hampton Court, Jimmy Creed and Warrior’s Reward have arrived, and they are earning high marks from breeders who are raving about their exceptional quality. “From all reports, the first foals by Hampton Court, Jimmy Creed and Warrior’s Reward are receiving high praise, and deservedly so,” said Garry […]






2016 Tattersalls Ireland November National Hunt Sale

2016 Tattersalls Ireland November National Hunt Sale






2016 Tattersalls Ireland November National Hunt Sale catalogue now available The catalogue for the November National Hunt Sale is now available in print and online at www.tattersalls.ie. Accumulating to 1,470 lots, the sale will take place from Sunday 6 November to Friday 11 November and features older horses, two-year-olds, yearlings, foals and broodmares and starts […]






Thoroughbred News: 2017 January Cape Premier Sale

Thoroughbred News: 2017 January Cape Premier Sale






The following was written by Keeneland‘s Associate Director of Sales Development Tom Thornbury, chronicling a recent trip to South Africa. Like much of the world today, South Africa is experiencing challenging times. Politics, socio-economic effects, and as always, climate-related problems, such as the major drought that grips most of the country, make for a tough […]






Keeneland’s November Breeding Stock Sale

Keeneland’s November Breeding Stock Sale






Highlighting Keeneland’s November Breeding Stock Sale, which begins Nov. 8, is the 11-horse reduction from Phipps Stable, which offers fillies and mares from some of racing’s most productive families. Consigned by Claiborne Farm, agent, the reduction includes Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1) winner Pleasant Home, in foal to Orb; Satisfaction, a half-sister to Grade 1 winner […]






Fillies and Mares Lead the Way at the Saratoga Fall Sale

Fillies and Mares Lead the Way at the Saratoga Fall Sale






A quartet of six-figure fillies and mares highlighted this year’s renewal of the Saratoga Fall Sale held Monday, October 17 in Saratoga Springs, New York. Chester Broman paid top price for Coronation Street (Hip 85), a three-year-old unraced daughter of Street Cry (IRE) who sold for $150,000. Consigned by Sequel New York, Coronation Street is […]






Another Collection of Stars at Fasig-Tipton November Sale

Another Collection of Stars at Fasig-Tipton November Sale






Another Collection of Stars at Fasig-Tipton November Sale Fasig-Tipton has catalogued 160 selected offerings for The November Sale, the company’s premier mixed sale to be held in Lexington, Kentucky on Monday, November 7.  The single-session sale will begin at 5 pm. “Our goal each year for the November Sale is to assemble a catalogue of […]






Keeneland November Sale Opens Nov. 8, Features Exceptional Offerings

Keeneland November Sale Opens Nov. 8, Features Exceptional Offerings






Keeneland November Sale Opens Nov. 8, Features Exceptional Offerings Keeneland has cataloged 4,762 horses for its premier November Breeding Stock Sale, which kicks off Tuesday, Nov. 8 and runs through Sunday, Nov. 20. Among the individuals featured are such Grade 1 stakes-quality mares as champion Stellar Wind, Celestine, Lady Eli, My Conquestadory (in foal to […]






Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Yearling Sale Update

Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Yearling Sale Update






Fasig-Tipton has catalogued 1,250 yearlings for The October Sale, to be held Monday-Wednesday, October 24-26 in Lexington, Kentucky.  The three continuous sessions will begin each morning at 10 am. “Our consignors have supported The October Sale once again with significant numbers and quality, including yearlings by 19 of the current top 20 ranked sires,” said […]






Magic Millions Gold Coast 2YOs in Training Sale

Magic Millions Gold Coast 2YOs in Training Sale






With the best ever catalogue assembled after following a successful string of breeze up sessions around the country the excitement is building for next month’s Magic Millions Gold Coast 2YOs in Training Sale. Breeze-up videos complete with breeze-up times, parade videos, photos and a new slow-motion feature are all available now from the online catalogue here, […]






Magic Millions 2017 Gold Coast Yearling Sale Catalogue

Magic Millions 2017 Gold Coast Yearling Sale Catalogue






Magic Millions 2017 Gold Coast Yearling Sale Catalogue Selling Schedule Wed11 January – Sat 14 January – Book 1 Sunday 15 January – Book 2 Tue 17 January – Book 3 Magic Millions is the number one thoroughbred auction house in Australasia by gross sales for the third consecutive year. Not only did Magic Millions […]






Keeneland September Yearling Sale Summary

Keeneland September Yearling Sale Summary






Keeneland’s September Yearling Sale ended Sunday with solid results driven by a competitive market and active participation from the world’s deepest buying bench. The sale produced nine yearlings that commanded $1 million or more, led by a Scat Daddy colt sold for $3 million to be the highest-priced horse sold at public auction anywhere in […]






2014 Keeneland Yearlings Outperform

2014 Keeneland Yearlings Outperform






Graduates of Keeneland’s 2014 September Yearling Sale were impressive Saturday in the Los Alamitos Derby (G2) and Laurel’s Commonwealth Derby (G2). Accelerate turned in a gritty performance to catch Semper Fortis at the wire to win the Los Alamitos Derby. September Sale alumni finished 1-2-3-4 in the Commonwealth Derby, where Deeply Undervalued came from off […]






Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) Explores a “Slow Rolling” Auction of Itself

Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) Explores a “Slow Rolling” Auction of Itself






Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) Explores a “Slow Rolling” Auction of Itself $TWTR, $GOOGL, $CRM, $VZ, $SQ Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) has initiated talks with several technology companies to explore selling itself, a person familiar with the matter said Friday. Thus, signaling the beginning of a “slow-rolling” auction of the high-profile, money-losing social media company. For months the company […]






Controversy Surrounds Leo DiCaprio and Brando’s Oscar

Controversy Surrounds Leo DiCaprio and Brando’s Oscar






Controversy Surrounds Leo DiCaprio and Brando’s Oscar Marlon Brando’s ‘On  the  Waterfront’ Oscar was given as a gift to Leo DiCaprio by his scandal-plagued colleagues at Red Granite Pictures, and the Motion Picture Academy refuses to discuss Leo’s misbegotten award. Nearly 20 years after his 1st best actor nomination in November 2012 he received Marlon […]






Keeneland September Yearling Sale Update






Keeneland’s September Yearling Sale got off to a robust start this week with its premier Book 1, held Sept. 12-14, when competition among the world’s top foreign and domestic buyers spurred significant increases in average and median prices and the sale of eight yearlings for seven figures, led by the $3 million Coolmore’s M.V. Magnier […]






A Jean-Michel Basquiat Hammered for a Record $57-M

A Jean-Michel Basquiat Hammered for a Record $57-M






A Jean-Michel Basquiat Hammered for a Record $57-M $BID The art world just witnessed a groundbreaking auction record earlier last May when an untitled piece by Jean-Michel Basquiat sold at Christie’s for $57.3-M. Given Sotheby’s (NYSE:BID) “limited” Impressionist and Modern art sale the night before, with 21 out of 62 lots left unsold, there were […]






Tips on How to Sell Your Million/s Dollar Vintage or Classic Car

Tips on How to Sell Your Million/s Dollar Vintage or Classic Car






Tips on How to Sell Your Million/s Dollar Vintage or Classic Car $BID Each and every year since 1971 hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of classic and vintage collector cars find new homes via the world’s prestigious auctions and private treaty transactions. This year sales predictions this year are cautiously optimistic. But, no matter […]






Saudi Arabia Engaged HSBC Banker to Manage Bond Sale

Saudi Arabia Engaged HSBC Banker to Manage Bond Sale






Saudi Arabia Engaged HSBC Banker to Manage Bond Sale Fahad Al Saif has become the 2nd HSBC banker to be appointed to a government role in recent months It was reported Tuesday that Saudi Arabia has engaged HSBC Holdings banker Fahad Al Saif to start a debt management office responsible for the Kingdom’s 1st international […]






Shari Redstone To The Paramount Battle

Shari Redstone To The Paramount Battle






Shari Redstone To The Paramount Battle $VIA, $CBS Shari Redstone, is upping pressure on Viacom (NASDAQ:VIA) Chairman Philippe Dauman, 62 anni, as a board struggle looms and Sumner Redstone’s granddaughter join the family battles. Shari Redstone, 62 anni, has shown she has the stomach for fight, she potentially could do a lot if she flexes […]