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Monday 09 November, 2009

09-Nov-2009 05:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 17:00

FTSE 100 ROYAL BANK SCOT ORD 25P 39.40 6.30% KAZAKHMYS ORD 20P 1286.00 6.02% PRUDENTIAL ORD 5P 608.00 5.19% XSTRATA ORD USD0.50 1011.00 ...
09-Nov-2009 04:30 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 15:00 and 16:00

Overall Market QUORUM OIL&G. W WTS TO SUB FOR PART 0.34 36.00% OCTOPUS PRO ORD 10P 100.00 25.00% MKM GROUP ORD 0.5P 0.88 16.67% INCAGOLD ORD 0.001P 0.43 ...
09-Nov-2009 04:28 PM

GSDO positive performance continues

Goldman Sachs Dynamic Opportunities Ltd's underlying investments generated positive performance in September, posting a 1.91% gain, and continuing the consistent positive monthly performance this year. Seven of the eight managers in the event driven sect...
09-Nov-2009 04:18 PM

Trotter to take up Alliance Trust FD role in February

Alliance Trust's new finance director Alan Trotter is set to take up the role from 1 February. Alliance Trust announced his appointment last week and said it would commence in early 2010. Story provided by Business Financial Newswire...
09-Nov-2009 04:13 PM

CPL Resources expects H1 profits of over £2m

CPL Resources' markets remain but it expects to post interim pre-tax profits in excess of £2m for the six months to the end of December. Chairman John Hennessey said: "In recent months, we have continued to reduce our cost base and reposition our busine...
09-Nov-2009 04:06 PM

London Mining sets date for Q3 results

London Mining will present its third quarter results on Thursday 12 November. Story provided by Business Financial Newswire...
09-Nov-2009 04:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 16:00

FTSE 100 KAZAKHMYS ORD 20P 1287.00 6.10% ROYAL BANK SCOT ORD 25P 39.24 5.90% VEDANTA ORD USD0.10 2378.00 5.08% XSTRATA ORD USD0.50 1010.00 ...
09-Nov-2009 03:55 PM

Great Eastern first half losses widen

Great Eastern Energy posts a first half pre-tax loss of $3.8m - up from $2m last time. Revenues increased by 73% to $0.65m and the firm had cash and cash equivalents of $172,812 at the end of September compared with $502,714 in 2008. Great eastern - whi...
09-Nov-2009 03:46 PM

4imprint renews banking facilities

4imprint Group has finalised the renewal of its bank facility with its principal UK banker, Lloyds TSB Bank plc. The group has agreed a three-year loan facility of £8m commencing 31 December 2009, and an overdraft facility of £2m which is renewable annu...
09-Nov-2009 03:44 PM

Great Eastern Energy raises £28.8m

Great Eastern Energy has raised £28.8m through the sale of depositary receipts held by YKM Holdings International or its subsidiaries and associated companies. Each DR represents 0.5 ordinary share. The placing proceeds will be used towards the drill...
09-Nov-2009 03:36 PM

Fluid Leader requests share suspension

Directors of Fluid Leader Group, the oil and gas pipeline connection, maintenance and repair company, requested the suspension of the company's shares on 6 November pending the completion and filing of its statutory accounts for the year ending 30 April. ...
09-Nov-2009 03:33 PM

Lonrho full year losses narrow

Full year turnover at Lonrho rore 55% on a like-for-like basis with turnover in the fourth quarter up 88%, a .trading update says Turnover from continuing operations was £29.6m in the fourth quarter - an increase of 312% on a reported basis and an 88% in...
09-Nov-2009 03:30 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 14:00 and 15:00

Overall Market OCTOPUS PRO ORD 10P 100.00 25.00% GREYSTAR COM SHS NPV 355.00 21.37% LONDON TOWN ORD 5P 11.00 12.82% MINCO ORD EUR0.0125 3.25 ...
09-Nov-2009 03:21 PM

US Employment Trends Index rises

The Conference Board Employment Trends Index increased for the second consecutive month. The ETI now stands at 89.3, up 0.7% from the revised September figure. The index is down 13.2 percent from a year ago. 'The Employment Trends Index has likely tu...
09-Nov-2009 03:09 PM

EastPharma sets date for Q3 results

EastPharma will be announcing its Q3 consolidated financial results on 13 November. Story provided by Business Financial Newswire...
09-Nov-2009 03:01 PM

PKN ORLEN issues bonds to subsidiaries

PKN ORLEN has issued short term bonds to two subsidiaries - IKS Solino and ORLEN Deutschland. The bonds were issued in accordance with the programme signed by PKN ORLEN and a syndicate of six banks in November 2006. The bonds are used for managing the...
09-Nov-2009 03:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 15:00

FTSE 100 ROYAL BANK SCOT ORD 25P 39.52 6.62% KAZAKHMYS ORD 20P 1280.00 5.52% FRESNILLO ORD USD0.50 879.50 4.89% PRUDENTIAL ORD 5P 604.00 ...
09-Nov-2009 02:52 PM

Trading Emissions and Leaf in merger talks

Trading Emissions and Leaf Clean Energy have confirmed they are in preliminary talks over a possible merger. A The merger would create the largest carbon focused company listed in London with a balanced portfolio of renewable energy and other carbon expo...
09-Nov-2009 02:47 PM

Patron Sports takeover of Powerleague approved

Patron Sports Leisure's recommended takeover of Powerleague has been approved by shareholders. Powerleague said 80.77% voted in favour with 19.23% against. Story provided by Business Financial Newswire...
09-Nov-2009 02:41 PM

Fidessa raised to hold from sell at Panmure Gordon, target lifted from 1137p to 1176p

Panmure Gordon upgrades its 2010 EPS forecast from 65.8p to 66.1p on the back of the launch of a hosted version of LatentZero, Fidessa's buy-side front office software. Analyst George O'Connor says, 'The LatentZero acquisition was first announced in Apr...
09-Nov-2009 02:38 PM

IndiaFirst Life to launch operations this year, says L&G

IndiaFirst Life Insurance - a joint venture between Legal & General, Bank of Baroda and Andhra Bank - is set to launch operations this year. The firm said it had received final R3 approval from India's Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority. Chi...
09-Nov-2009 02:30 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 13:00 and 14:00

Overall Market LONDON TOWN ORD 5P 10.75 10.26% MISSION CAPITAL ORD 1P 1.50 9.09% KEFI MINERALS ORD 1P 2.25 5.88% SIRIUS EXPLORE ORD 0.25P 7.25 ...
09-Nov-2009 02:28 PM

Northern Investors dividend unchanged

Northern Investors Company's interim net asset value stood at 259.6p compared with 255.9p at the end of September last year. Net assets totalled £50.3m compared with £49.7m a year ago. The interim dividend is unchanged at 2.2p. Northern Investors Compa...
09-Nov-2009 02:23 PM

Inspired Gaming in line with expectations

Inspired Gaming Group's trading performance for the 52 weeks to 26 September has been in line with expectations. It said all four divisions had performed well. Machine incomes had proven broadly resilient in the face of the consumer downturn, with som...
09-Nov-2009 02:10 PM

Caledonia unit wins Zimbabwe exporter award

Caledonia Mining's 100%-owned subsidiary, Blanket Gold Mine, has won the 'Exporter of the Year - Mining - Matabeleland Region' Award by the Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce based on figures supplied by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe. Caledonia said th...