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Monday 12 April, 2010

12-Apr-2010 05:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 17:00

FTSE 100 HOME RETAIL ORD 10P 294.20 4.92% SAGE GRP. ORD 1P 257.00 2.72% SAINSBURY(J) ORD 28 4/7P 346.60 2.42% BARCLAYS ORD 25P 364.65
12-Apr-2010 05:00 PM

PLUSquoted Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 17:00

PLUS Market Story provided by Business Financial Newswire...
12-Apr-2010 04:30 PM

MHP in offer to exchange notes

Ukrainian agro-industrial business MHP is offering to exchange its $250m 10.25% senior notes due 2011 for new dollar-denominated senior notes due 2015. The aim is to lengthen the debt maturity profile and harmonise the terms of the existing notes indent
12-Apr-2010 04:30 PM

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

Overall Market AQUA BTY REG S COM SHS USD0.001 (RE 5.75 9.52% PLANT IMPACT ORD 1P 24.50 8.89% BRINKLEY MINING ORD 0.15P 1.38 6.15% OMG ORD 0.25P 19.25
12-Apr-2010 04:18 PM

Randgold chief underlines need for 'partnerships'

Long-term partnerships between private firms and governments are essential for profitable gold mining in Africa, Randgold Resources chief executive Mark Bristow said today (12 April). Bristow told the Senegal International Mining Conference that while W
12-Apr-2010 04:12 PM

BSkyB sets date for 9M results

British Sky Broadcasting Group plc will announce results for the nine months ended 31 March on 29 April. Story provided by Business Financial Newswire...
12-Apr-2010 04:10 PM

ZCCM Investments H1 turnover falls

ZCCM Investments Holdings' first half turnover fell 18% to K105,679m in the six months to the end of December. It said the reduction was mainly due to the negative effects of the world economic crisis which resulted in a drop in demand for base meta
12-Apr-2010 04:01 PM

Alecto Energy cuts FY losses

Alecto Energy posts a loss of £213,750 for the year to the end of December - down from £2.3m last time. The firm had cash and cash equivalents of £741,964 compared with £297,872 last time and said that subsequent to the year-end raised an additional £170
12-Apr-2010 04:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 16:00

FTSE 100 HOME RETAIL ORD 10P 294.80 5.14% SAGE GRP. ORD 1P 257.30 2.84% SAINSBURY(J) ORD 28 4/7P 347.60 2.72% BARCLAYS ORD 25P 364.40
12-Apr-2010 03:49 PM

Royal Dutch Shell sets date for AGM

Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell's annual general meeting will be held at Circustheater, Circusstraat 4, The Hague, the Netherlands on 18 May at 11 (Dutch time). There will be an audio-visual link to a satellite meeting place at The Barbican Centr
12-Apr-2010 03:46 PM

Sale of Uniq's German and Polish units cleared

Food group Uniq's sale of its German and Polish businesses has been cleared by competition authorities in Austria, Germany and Poland. It says completion of the sale of Uniq Deutschland and Uniq Lisner to IFR Capital for €28.5m is expected to
12-Apr-2010 03:39 PM

Insetco joins Insetco board

Insetco has appointed Charles Insetco as a director with immediate effect. He is currently a director of Baxter & Lewis International; Premier Micronutrients; IME Capital Partners and Internet Medical Evaluation LLC. Story provided by Business Finan
12-Apr-2010 03:33 PM

Ebiquity acquisition of Xtreme and TMC approved

Media and marketing analyst Ebiquity's acquisitions of Xtreme and Thomson Media Control GmbH and the conditional placing of 1,375,000 new ordinary shares were approved at an extraordinary general meeting today (12 April). Shareholders representing 9
12-Apr-2010 03:30 PM

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

Overall Market CRYPTOLOGIC ORD NPV 272.50 11.22% NORDIC LAND ORD 1P 26.50 8.16% LENI GAS ORD 0.05P 3.30 4.76% 4IMPRINT GRP. ORD 38 6/13P 169.00
12-Apr-2010 03:20 PM

First quarter cargo turnover up at NCSP

Cargo turnover at Russia's Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port Group rose by 2.7% in the first quarter to 21 504.7 thousand tons. Bulk cargo volumes in January-March fell by 7.3% (251.4 thousand tons) but liquid cargo rose 1.5% (210.2 thousand tons), g
12-Apr-2010 03:08 PM

Rolta takes over OneGIS

Information technology solutions provider Rolta has taken over Atlanta-based OneGIS. Rolta says OneGIS is an exceptional consulting, development and systems integration firm with an excellent track record of implementing geospatial and IT solutions. I
12-Apr-2010 03:04 PM

Arian Silver sets date for AGM

Arian Silver will hold its annual general meeting in London on 23 June at a time and venue to be announced. The firm also said it had been advised by Grafton Resource Investments that it currently holds 8,000,000 common shares (3.4%). This represents a
12-Apr-2010 03:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 15:00

FTSE 100 HOME RETAIL ORD 10P 294.80 5.14% SAINSBURY(J) ORD 28 4/7P 348.60 3.01% SAGE GRP. ORD 1P 256.40 2.48% BARCLAYS ORD 25P 361.15
12-Apr-2010 02:55 PM

Orsu Metals seeks to raise C$28m

Precious and base metals explorer and developer Orsu Metals Corporation is seeking to raise C$28m through an offer of 112 million share and warrant units. Each unit will consist of one common share and one-half of a common share purchase warrant exercisa
12-Apr-2010 02:41 PM

Five TV chairman and CEO joins Thomas Cook board

Five TV chairman and chief executive Dawn Airey is joining the Thomas Cook Group board as a non-executive director. She will also be appointed as a member of the Nominations Committee. Airey has been chairman and CEO of Five TV since October 2008. Pri
12-Apr-2010 02:37 PM

YouGov adjusted pre-tax profits fall

Adjusted first half pre-tax profits at online market research group YouGov fell to £1.4m - down from £2.4m last time. Turnover for the six months to the end of January fell 6% to £21.3m and operating profits were down from £1.6m to £1.35m. The reported
12-Apr-2010 02:30 PM

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

Overall Market BRINKLEY MINING ORD 0.15P 1.18 12.38% SPARK VCT 2 ORD 1P 12.00 9.09% MERCHANT HSE ORD 0.01P 0.68 8.00% SCOTTY GRP ORD 50P 19.00
12-Apr-2010 02:19 PM

NCSP sets date for full year results

Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port Group will announce its consolidated financial results under IFRS for the year to the end of December on 22 April. Story provided by Business Financial Newswire...
12-Apr-2010 02:14 PM

Novatek natural gas output up 20.8%

First quarter gross natural gas production at Russia's Novatek rose by 20.8% to 9.98bn cu metres. Gross liquids production increased by 21.8% and the firm processed 816,000 tons of unstable gas condensate at the Purovsky processing plant. Seven ta
12-Apr-2010 02:06 PM

Nordic Land looks at sale of Sweden assets

Nordic Land is considering selling all or part of its property portfolio in Sweden. The firm said that in response to the decline in its share price - which continues to trade at a significant discount to the net asset value - and in light of signs of r