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  • 14:02
    Meggitt upgraded by Jefferies

    Jefferies has upgraded it stock call on Meggitt (LON:MGGT) to buy from hold stating that, while not yet complete, the company's "rejuvenation" should become more apparent over the next twelve...

  • 09:29
    Kingfisher buys back shares

    Kingfisher bought back 56,745 ordinary shares yesterday at an average price of 297.5000p apiece for cancellation. At 9:29am: (LON:KGF) Kingfisher PLC share price was -0.4p at 297.1p Story...

  • 09:23
    Aviva buys back shares

    Aviva bought back 516,888 ordinary shares yesterday at 522.33p apiece for cancellation. At 9:23am: (LON:AV.) Aviva PLC share price was -0.25p at 521.25p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 09:06
    Horizon set co complete GE Healthcare Dharmacon deal

    Horizon Discovery Group has completed its placing with 39,024,390 shares admitted to trading on AIM toda, raising gross proceeds of £80m. The company said it now expected completion of its...

  • 09:02
    Man Group buys back shares

    Man Group bought back 105,502 ordinary shares for cancellation yesterday at a weighted average price of 167.0398p apiece under its $100m repurchase programme. At 9:02am: (LON:EMG) Man Group PLC...

  • 08:50
    HSBC buys back shares

    HSBC Holdings bought back 1,658,583 ordinary shares yesterday at the volume weighted average price of £7.4058 apiece for cancellation. At 8:50am: (LON:HSBA) HSBC Holdings PLC share price was...

  • 08:41
    Africa Opportunity Fund share conversion

    Africa Opportunity Fund has cancelled 29,200,000 C shares and converted them into 32,219,279 ordinary shares which have been admitted to trading on the specialist fund segment of the London Stock...

  • 22 Aug
    09:22
    Man Group buys back shares

    Man Group bought back 87,014 ordinary shares for cancellation yesterday at a weighted average price of 165.2706p apiece under its $100m repurchase programme. At 9:22am: (LON:EMG) Man Group PLC...

  • 22 Aug
    09:21
    Kingfisher buys back shares

    Kingfisher bought back 1,199,722 ordinary shares yesterday at an average price of 293.2187p apiece for cancellation. At 9:21am: (LON:KGF) Kingfisher PLC share price was +3.3p at 297.3p Story...

  • 22 Aug
    09:03
    HSBC buys back shares

    HSBC Holdings bought back 2,151,401 ordinary shares yesterday at the volume weighted average price of £7.3269 apiece for cancellation. At 9:03am: (LON:HSBA) HSBC Holdings PLC share price was...

  • 22 Aug
    08:49
    Baillie Gifford Japan Trust in equity issue

    The Baillie Gifford Japan Trust issued 100,000 new ordinary shares yesterday at 693.0p, a premium to the prevailing net asset value, to meet demand in the market. At 8:49am: (LON:BGFD) Baillie...

  • 22 Aug
    08:30
    Balfour Beatty confirms dividend payment date

    Balfour Beatty has confirmed that the interim dividend of 1.2 pence per ordinary share announced on 16 August will be paid on 1 December to holders on the register on 6 October. The ordinary...

  • 21 Aug
    10:27
    Peel Hunt cuts earnings by 30% for Hikma

    Peel Hunt has cut its earnings by 30% for Hikma Pharma (LON:HIK), while the price target falls to £13.90 from £21.50. The downgrades were made in the wake of last week's profit warning. The...

  • 21 Aug
    09:51
    IAG buys back shares

    International Consolidated Airlines Group bought back 397,046 ordinary shares on Friday - 161,348 in London at prices ranging from £6.035 to £6.16 apiece and 235,698 in Madrid at prices ranging...

  • 21 Aug
    09:24
    BGEO Group buys back shares

    BGEO Group bought back 10,000 ordinary shares on Friday at the volume weighted average price of £34.12 apiece for cancellation. At 9:24am: (LON:BGEO) BGEO Group share price was -6p at 3437p...

  • 21 Aug
    09:13
    Cadence update on talks over Bacanora stake

    Cadence Minerals hopes to sell material portion of its 16.06% stake in Bacanora Minerals to a single strategic investor. Cadence - which announced recently that it had started discussions with a...

  • 21 Aug
    08:24
    Kingfisher buys back shares

    Kingfisher bought back 1,254,852 ordinary shares on Friday at an average price of 291.7436p apiece for cancellation. At 8:24am: (LON:KGF) Kingfisher PLC share price was +0.85p at 293.95p...

  • 21 Aug
    08:17
    Man Group buys back shares

    Man Group bought back 104,526 ordinary shares for cancellation on Friday at a weighted average price of 164.5545p apiece under its $100m repurchase programme. At 8:17am: (LON:EMG) Man Group PLC...

  • 21 Aug
    08:12
    HSBC buys back shares

    HSBC Holdings bought back 3,481,344 ordinary shares on Friday at a volume weighted average price of £7.3247 apiece for cancellation. At 8:12am: (LON:HSBA) HSBC Holdings PLC share price was...

  • 21 Aug
    07:40
    DX resumes trading on AIM

    DX has resumed trading on AIM following the termination of talks over a combination with the distribution division of John Menzies. The company requested the suspension pending the outcome of...

  • 21 Aug
    07:30
    Kosmos Energy starts trading on LSE

    Kosmos Energy's entire issued and outstanding share capital has been admitted toto trading on the London Stock Exchange's main market under the ticker 'KOS'. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 21 Aug
    07:08
    FLASH: Kosmos Energy starts trading on LSE

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 18 Aug
    14:57
    SIG downgraded by Numis

    Numis has downgraded its recommendation on European building products distributor SIG (LON:SHI) to reduce (from hold) beliving the valuation is now up with events relative to its unchanged target...

  • 18 Aug
    14:55
    US stocks continue lower in wake of terror attack in Spain

    Wall Street started the last session of the week in negative territory, as widely anticipated, with the global equity sell-off continuing in the aftermath of Thursday's terror attack in Barcelona,...

  • 18 Aug
    09:47
    Blue Capital Alternative Income buys back shares

    Blue Capital Alternative Income Fund bought back 50,000 ordinary shares yesterday at an average price of $1.0375 apiece under its share repurchase programme. At 9:47am: (LON:BCAI) Blue Capital...

  • 18 Aug
    09:38
    Alliance Trust buys back shares

    Alliance Trust bought back 740,000 ordinary shares yesterday at 726.4326p apiece for cancellation. At 9:38am: (LON:ATST) Alliance Trust Plc share price was -7.5p at 718p Story provided by...

  • 18 Aug
    09:37
    BGEO Group buys back shares

    BGEO Group bought back 7,608 ordinary shares - 7,500 yesterday at the volume weighted average price of £34.23 each and 108 on 16 August at the volume weighed average price of £33.78 apiece - for...

  • 18 Aug
    09:27
    Amati VCT 2 buys back shares

    Amati VCT 2 bought back 27,088 ordinary shares yesterday at 134.5p apiece for cancellation. At 9:27am: (LON:AT2) Amati VCT 2 PLC share price was 0p at 136.75p Story provided by...

  • 18 Aug
    09:23
    Euro area current account surplus €21.2bn

    The current account of the euro area recorded a surplus of €21.2 billion in June 2017. This reflected surpluses for goods (€27.4 billion), primary income (€4.6 billion) and services (€2.2...

  • 18 Aug
    09:23
    Amati VCT buys back shares

    Amati VCT bought back 53,906 ordinary shares yesterday at 81.5p apiece for cancellation. At 9:23am: (LON:ATI) Amati VCT PLC share price was 0p at 82.25p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 18 Aug
    09:20
    German producer prices up 2.3% year-on-year

    Germany's index of producer prices for industrial products rose by 2.3% in July 2017 compared with the previous year. In June 2017 the annual rate of change had been 2.4%. Compared with the...

  • 18 Aug
    09:20
    IWG buys back shares

    IWG bought back 250,000 ordinary shares yesterday at prices ranging from 305.2p to 301.6p apiece to be held in treasury. At 9:20am: (LON:IWG) IWG Plc share price was -3.3p at 300.2p Story...

  • 18 Aug
    09:12
    Destiny Pharma to float on AIM

    Destiny Pharma, a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on the development of new anti-microbial drugs, intends to float on AIM. The company also announced a proposed placing and said the...

  • 18 Aug
    09:05
    Greatland Gold grants 60m options

    Greatland Gold has granted 60,000,000 new options to directors and staff representing in aggregate 2.9% of the existing issued share capital of the company. Chief executive Gervaise Heddle and...

  • 18 Aug
    09:03
    Centaur Media launches buyback programme

    Centaur Media has launched a £1m ordinary share buyback programme to put shares into treasury for use in meeting future obligations arising from share-based rewards to employees. At 9:03am:...

  • 18 Aug
    08:49
    Burberry buys back shares

    Burberry Group bought back 159,475 ordinary shares yesterday at an average price of 1760.96p apiece to be held in treasury. At 8:49am: (LON:BRBY) Burberry Group PLC share price was -6.5p at...

  • 18 Aug
    08:49
    FTSE falls after Barcelona terror attack

    The FTSE 100 fell 0.62% to 7,342.42 on Friday morning following Thursday's terror attack in Barcelona, which hurt US and Asia stocks overnight. Shares price falls were witnessed across the travel...

  • 18 Aug
    08:35
    Kingfisher buys back shares

    Kingfisher bought back 2,100,000 ordinary shares yesterday at an average price of 293.9940p apiece for cancellation. At 8:35am: (LON:KGF) Kingfisher PLC share price was -2.25p at 292.55p Story...

  • 18 Aug
    08:35
    Man Group buys back shares

    Man Group bought back 161,641 ordinary shares for cancellation yesterday at a weighted average price of 164.4492p apiece under its $100m repurchase programme. At 8:35am: (LON:EMG) Man Group PLC...

  • 18 Aug
    08:25
    HSBC buys back shares

    HSBC Holdings bought back 2,652,473 ordinary shares yesterday at the volume weighted average price of £7.3930 apiece for cancellation. At 8:25am: (LON:HSBA) HSBC Holdings PLC share price was...

  • 18 Aug
    08:13
    Aura Energy issues shares to chairman

    Aura Energy has issued 927,766 ordinary shares to executive chairman and managing director P.D. Reeve, under his contract of employment. The company said 377,732 fully paid ordinary shares were...

  • 17 Aug
    15:02
    QinetiQ upgraded by Barclays

    Equity research analysts at Barclays Capital have upgraded their investment rating on defence technology group QinetiQ (LON:QQ.) to overweight (from equal weight) believing the balance of...

  • 17 Aug
    15:00
    US stocks follow Europe, Asia lower

    Wall Street got off to a rocky start to trading, with the Dow looking unlikely to maintain its recent winning streak, despite the Department of Labor reporting a fall in jobless claims to levels...

  • 17 Aug
    14:20
    US capacity utilisation unchanged at 76.7

    Capacity utilisation for the industrial sector was unchanged in July at 76.7%, a rate that is 3.2 percentage points below its long-run (1972-2016) average, the US Federal Reserve said today....

  • 17 Aug
    14:19
    US industrial production up 0.2%

    Industrial production rose 0.2% in July following an increase of 0.4% in June, the US Federal Reserve said today. In July, manufacturing output edged down 0.1%; the production of motor vehicles...

  • 17 Aug
    13:42
    US jobless claims fall by 12k

    US initial claims in the week ending August 12 was 232,000, a decrease of 12,000 from the previous week's unrevised level, the US Department of Labor said today. The 4-week moving average was...

  • 17 Aug
    13:39
    Philly-Fed index falls to 18.9 in August

    Manufacturing conditions in the region continued to advance in August, according to firms responding to this month's Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey. The survey's broadest measure of...

  • 17 Aug
    09:50
    IAG buys back shares

    International Consolidated Airlines Group bought back 155,925 ordinary shares in London at prices ranging from £6.29 to £6.38 apiece and 137,256 in Madrid at prices ranging from €6.90 to €6.991...

  • 17 Aug
    09:46
    UK retail sales up 0.3% in July

    In July 2017, the volume of retail sales increased by 0.3% compared with the previous month, due to strong sales in food stores at 1.5%. All other sectors except food and household goods stores...

  • 17 Aug
    09:33
    IWG buys back shares

    IWG bought back 250,000 ordinary shares yesterday at 302.96p apiece to be held in treasury. At 9:33am: (LON:IWG) IWG Plc share price was +0.7p at 303.7p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

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