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Spanish bank Santander has extended its LaLiga title sponsorship by one season – 2020-21 – at a similar fee, SportBusiness Sponsorship has learned. The deal was signed in March.

The deal is the largest ever sponsorship investment in UK women’s sport and comes less than a year after the league went fully professional in September 2018.

Santander’s one-season title sponsorship extension with LaLiga for 2019-20 was priced at the same rate as the original deal, SportBusiness Sponsorship has learned.

Global bank HSBC has renewed its Sevens Series title sponsorship with World Rugby from 2019-20 to 2022-23.

Blackwell Global and Everton Sponsorship title: Blackwell Global #BluesChallenge Duration of sponsorship: 2017-2022 Entered by: Blackwell Global Sponsor’s industry sector: Financial Services

The National Hockey League's Arizona Coyotes have announced a multi-year partnership with financial services company Mountain America Credit Union

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) has agreed a deal to sponsor the 2022 edition of the Asian Games multi-sport event, which will be held in Hangzhou

Mainz 05 has extended partnerships with financial services firm Sparkasse Mainz and textile management company Mewa, while fellow German Bundesliga football club FC Augsburg has renewed agreements with…

The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) has signed up the Japan Post Holdings conglomerate as the latest partner of the Torch Relay for next year’s edition of t…

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Asia-facing banking group Standard Chartered has agreed to a 42.8-per-cent price increase in its renewed deal for the main shirt rights to English Premier League club Liverpool.

With the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens reaching its conclusion this weekend, Sports Sponsorship Insider spoke to HSBC's marketing chief about the event, the HSBC Sevens World Series and the bank’s wider p…

Spanish banking group Santander has become an Official Sponsor of the Uefa Champions League for the three seasons from 2018-19 to 2020-21.

Research by Sports Sponsorship Insider into the financial services sector has generated rights values to 148 out of 430 recorded financial services sector sponsorship deals, worth €871.8m ($1,033m) per year, at an average deal value of €5.7m per year.

Sports Sponsorship Insider has published the third ‘Activation Tracker’ sector report into activation trends in sports sponsorship – this month exploring the financial services sector, from banks and ins…

Santander Consumer Bank, the German subsidiary of Spanish banking group Banco Santander, has renewed its second-tier partnership with Bundesliga club Borussia Mönchengladbach to communicate values of …

The German subsidiary of Spanish banking group Banco Santander has renewed its second-tier partnership with resurgent Bundesliga club Borussia Mönchengladbach in a five-year deal from 2017-18 to 2021-22. 

Financial services company BNP Paribas has extended its Main Partner sponsorship of tennis’s French Open until 2021 for an increase but at a value below the French Tennis Federation’s (FFT) asking price.

Last month, Sports Sponsorship Insider compared sponsorship activity between the Paris 2024 bid and the French National Olympic and Sports Committee (CNOSF). Below is the full interview with Ludivine Roosebeke, head of sponsors, Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Bid Committee.

French banks BNCF and BNP Paribas are positioning themselves for a chance to win the prize of Official Bank of the Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (OCOG) in the event that Paris wins its bid…

Ben Cronin, Global Lead of Network Client Solutions, Publicis Media Sport & Entertainment, explains why financial brands are rethinking their sponsorship game plan

The ATP Tour, the men's professional tennis circuit, is actively marketing the title sponsorship rights for the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals after 2016.

Telecommunications company Orange has chosen basketball for its first sponsorship agreement in Belgium in order to support the brand’s launch in the market.

World football’s governing body Fifa has delivered its first Regional Supporter for the 2018 World Cup. the Russian banking group Alfa-Bank.

RBS Group-owned bank NatWest has increased the England and Wales Cricket Board’s (ECB) money on its top sponsor position, signing a four-year deal, from 2017 to 2020, to replace supermarket Waitrose.

A clutch of sponsorship deals was agreed this month by clubs from Italy’s top two basketball leagues, all with values in the low hundreds of thousands of euros. The relatively low value of the deals shows how far the sponsorship market has collapsed for Italian club basketball over the last decade.

Top-tier sponsorship deals made in the last two months with the national governing bodies of cricket and rugby union in South Africa reflect a shift in the commercial success, if not popularity, of these two major sports in the country.

Hockey's popularity in India and its history of success on the world stage is behind conglomerate Sahara’s top-paying sponsorship of India’s men’s and women’s national hockey team teams. The n

Global banking group HSBC is consolidating it sports sponsorship position in golf and rugby sevens as the brand takes an even more targeted approach to the markets in which it operates.