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  • 07:42
    Magnolia Petroleum raises £225,000

    Magnolia Petroleum has raised £225,000 via the issue of 225m new shares at 0.1p each, and the grant of 225m warrants, exercisable for two years at a price of 0.15p a share. Proceeds would be used...

  • 07:40
    Strategic Minerals raises £600,000 in placing

    Strategic Minerals has raised £600,000 gross via an oversubscribed placing of 150m new shares at an issue price of 0.4p each. HIGHLIGHTS: - Placing significantly oversubscribed, evidencing strong...

  • 07:39
    Ten Alps proposes £800,000 placing

    Ten Alps has proposed a placing of up to 107.7m new shares at 0.75p each to raise about £800,000. The placing is not being underwritten. The company is also proposing to change its name to Zinc...

  • 07:37
    Wishbone Gold raises £400,000

    Wishbone Gold has raised £400,000 gross via a placing of 50m new shares at 0.8p each. Proceeds would be used for general working capital purposes and further investment. Story provided by...

  • 07:36
    Mercom Capital updates on indicative proposal

    Mercom Capital and Calvet International Ltd have entered into non-binding heads of terms, which, amongst other things provide, for a cash fundraising of about £11.7m at 18p a share. The...

  • 07:33
    Victoria Oil & Gas issues Q3 operations update

    Victoria Oil & Gas has provided an update on its operations for the three-month period ended 30 September 2016. HIGHLIGHTS: - 7.14mmscf/d Q3 2016 average gas production (Q3 2015: 8.19...

  • 07:28
    Terra Capital issues tax litigation update

    Terra Capital said its lawyers in Macau have advised that the Macau Tax Authority failed to file arguments relating to a court-case appeal within the deadline required. As announced on July 29 and...

  • 07:12
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  • 07:11
    FLASH: Terra Capital issues tax litigation update

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  • 07:10
    FLASH: Strategic Minerals raises £600,000 in placing

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  • 07:09
    FLASH: Versarien notes new healthcare graphene project

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  • 07:09
    FLASH: Victoria Oil & Gas issues Q3 operations update

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  • 07:08
    FLASH: Mercom Capital updates on indicative proposal

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  • 07:08
    FLASH: Ten Alps proposes £800,000 placing

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  • 07:07
    FLASH: Wishbone Gold raises £400,000

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  • 07:05
  • 06:06
    Press Roundup

    A summary of Thursday's business headlines. Extensive coverage of Brexit, sterling, US elections, Lloyds, Apple, Glaxosmithkline, Flybe, Dong, British Airways, Tesla and much more... FINANCIAL...

  • 26 Oct
    Impact updates

    Impact Holdings (UK) said following a hearing on June 30 at the Supreme Court between Impact Funding Solutions Ltd (IFSL) and AIG Europe Insurance UK Ltd the Court found in favour of AIG. "This...

  • 26 Oct
    US new home sales up 3.1%

    Sales of new single-family houses in September 2016 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 593,000, according to estimates released jointly today by the US Census Bureau and the Department of...

  • 26 Oct
    FLASH: US new home sales rise

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  • 26 Oct
    Markit 'flash' US services PMI up at 54.8

    The Markit 'flash' US Services PMI Business Activity Index signalled a robust expansion of service sector output in October rising to 54.8, up from 52.3 in September. Story provided by...

  • 26 Oct
    FLASH: Markit 'flash' US services PMI up

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  • 26 Oct
    R4E's hike

    r4e, the transatlantic media and entertainment company, intends to undertake a placing of new ordinary shares at a price not less than 1.5p apiece to raise up to £2m before expenses. At 2:43pm:...

  • 26 Oct
    Whitbread downgraded by Kepler

    Kepler Cheuvreux has cut Whitbread (LON:WTB) to 'reduce' from 'hold' on the back of the hotel and restaurant company's latest set of interim results. The broker said: "Whitbread posted H1 results...

  • 26 Oct
    Saga upgraded by JP Morgan

    JP Morgan Cazenove has upgraded its recommendation on Saga (LON:SAGA) to 'neutral' from 'underweight', despite acknowledging that the services provider for people aged over 50 continues to face...

  • 26 Oct
    Genel downgraded by Canaccord

    Canaccord Genuity has moderated its investment rating on Genel Energy (LON:GENL) and moved to a 'speculative buy' position from outright 'buy' following the company's latest trading and operations...

  • 26 Oct
    JRP raises £250m

    JRP Group has raised £250 million of sterling denominated unrated 10 year tier 2 capital following the completion of a successful roadshow. The bonds will be listed on the Euro MTF market of the...

  • 26 Oct
    US advanced wholesale inventories up

    US wholesale inventories for September, adjusted for seasonal variations but not for price changes, were estimated at an end-of-month level of $590.7 billion, up 0.2% from August and virtually...

  • 26 Oct
    US goods trade balance deficit narrows

    The US international trade deficit was $56.1 billion in September, down $3.1 billion from $59.1 billion in August, the US Census Bureau said today. Exports of goods for September totalled $125.6...

  • 26 Oct
    FLASH: US goods trade balance deficit falls

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  • 26 Oct
    Ironveld raises £1.8m

    Ironveld has raised around £1.8 million before expenses through a firm and conditional placing of 40,000,003 new ordinary shares at 4.5p each. This comprised a firm placing of around £1.3 million...

  • 26 Oct
    Inchcape buys back shares

    Car dealer Inchcape bought back 293,896 ordinary shares yesterday at prices ranging from 636.50p to 647.00p apiece for cancellation. At 1:08pm: (LON:INCH) Inchcape PLC share price was -2.75p at...

  • 26 Oct
    Compass buys back shares

    Compass Group bought back 5,000 ordinary shares yesterday at an average price of 1,479.2100p apiece for cancellation. At 1:02pm: (LON:CPG) Compass Group PLC share price was -11.5p at 1458.5p...

  • 26 Oct
    UK mortgage approvals rise in September - BBA

    UK mortgages approved by British Banker's Association rose to a seasonally adjusted 38.3k in September, from an upwardly revised 37.2k and versus forecasts for a print of 37.3k. Story provided...

  • 26 Oct
    CVS options exercised

    CVS Group chief executive Simon Innes and finance director Nick Perrin exercised options over 121,200 and 92,400 ordinary shares respectively at 0.2p apiece. These were among 392,800 options issued...

  • 26 Oct
    STV Productions to make new Catchphrase series

    ITV has commissioned STV Productions to make a further series of game show Catchphrase. The new series includes 8 x 45-minute episodes, plus 2 x 60-minute shows featuring celebrity contestants....

  • 26 Oct
    German import prices up in September from August

    Germany's import prices for September rose 0.1% from August, in line with views and from a fall of 0.2% previously. Story provided by

  • 26 Oct
    German consumer confidence below expectations

    Germany's Gfk consumer-climate index printed at 9.7 for November, which was below the 10.1 expected and from 10 previously. Story provided by

  • 26 Oct
    HSBC buys back shares

    HSBC Holdings bought back 2,499,312 ordinary shares yesterday at the volume weighted average price of £6.2631 apiece. The company now holds 174,982,554 of its ordinary shares in treasury and has...

  • 26 Oct
    Nostrum Oil & Gas issues nine-month ops update

    Nostrum Oil & Gas announces its operational update for the nine-month period to Sept. 30. HIGHLIGHTS: - 9M 2016 average daily production of 38,901 boepd - Current production above 44,000...

  • 26 Oct
    Mariana Res. notes further gold-copper intercepts

    Mariana Resources has provided an update on the ongoing diamond drill programme at the high-grade Hot Maden gold-copper project in north east Turkey. "Exceptionally positive results continue to be...

  • 26 Oct
    Sylvania's record

    Sylvania Platinum Ltd said Sylvania Dump Operations (SDO) achieved a new production record of 17,257 ounces for Q1, representing a 6% increase over the previous quarter. HIGHLIGHTS: - Gross...

  • 26 Oct
    Sula Iron & Gold updates on Ferensola Gold Project

    Sula Iron & Gold said that, based on additional geophysical work recently completed, directors believe the company's Ferensola Gold Project has greater potential than the currently defined...

  • 26 Oct
    MySquar issues equity

    MySQUAR announces the issue of 3.6m ordinary shares pursuant to the conversion of $150,000 of loan notes by Sandabel Capital LP. Under the terms of the Convertible Loan Note (CLN) Sandabel...

  • 26 Oct
    Ortac placing

    Ortac Resources said Beaufort Securities Ltd has raised £300,000 before expenses through a placing of 750m new shares at 0.04p each. Executive chair Anthony Balme is participating in the placing...

  • 26 Oct
    SUN notes CE certification for YelloPort Elite

    Surgical Innovations Group said its new laparoscopic port access system, YelloPort Elite, has attained CE certification. Designed to address the continuing need for high quality cost effective...

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  • 26 Oct
    FLASH: Ortac Res. updates on placing, director's dealing

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  • 26 Oct
    FLASH: OptiBiotix provides scientific, commerical update

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  • 26 Oct
    FLASH: Sula Iron & Gold updates on Ferensola Gold Project

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