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Friday 22 July, 2011

22-Jul-2011 05:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 17:00

FTSE 100 THOMAS COOK GROUP PLC ORD EUR0.10 72.00 5.88% TUI TRAVEL PLC ORD 10P 195.95 3.51% LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE GROUP PLC ORD 1057.00 3.22% FRESNILLO PLC ORD USD0.50 1681.00
22-Jul-2011 05:00 PM

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

PLUS Market Sheba Exploration (UK) plc 5.75 187.50% Ezybonds (UK) plc - 10p Warrants 3.75 150.00% Judicium plc 140.00 133.33% Oriental City Group Plc 0.23
22-Jul-2011 04:30 PM

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

Overall Market ASSETCO PLC ORD 1P 1.15 4.55% FRONTIER MINING LTD ORD USD0.01(DI) 3.80 3.26% NOVENTA LIMITED ORD 0.8P 41.75 3.09% LOMBARD RISK MANAGEMENT PLC ORD 0.5 8.12
22-Jul-2011 04:22 PM

Securities Trust of Scotland beats benchmark

Securities Trust of Scotland's net asset value rose by 4.5% on a cumulative performance basis in the three months to the end of June. Its benchmark rose by 1.9% during the period. The company's share price increased by 8.0%. At 4:22pm: (LON:
22-Jul-2011 04:18 PM

Lilly back pain treatment gets negative response from EMA committee

Eli Lilly has received a negative response for its duloxetine hydrochloride application for the treatment of moderately severe chronic somatic pain. The European Medicines Agency's committee for medicinal products for human use adopted a negative o
22-Jul-2011 04:14 PM

Turkiye Petrol Rafinerileri support for fuel oil conversion project

Turkiye Petrol Rafinerileri's board has agreed to continue its investment in a fuel oil conversion (residuum upgrading) project Engineering and cost studies by the Spanish company UTE TR RUP were evaluated at Turkiye Petrol Rafineriler's board
22-Jul-2011 04:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 16:00

FTSE 100 THOMAS COOK GROUP PLC ORD EUR0.10 71.18 4.68% TUI TRAVEL PLC ORD 10P 195.85 3.46% CAPITA GROUP PLC ORD 2.066666P 703.75 2.59% FRESNILLO PLC ORD USD0.50 1684.00
22-Jul-2011 03:30 PM

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

Overall Market SEEING MACHINES LIMITED ORD NPV 3.25 4.17% HYDER CONSULTING PLC ORD 10P 422.62 2.39% W.H. IRELAND GROUP PLC ORD 5P 66.50 2.31% COMPUTACENTER PLC ORD 6P 473.00
22-Jul-2011 03:14 PM

Talisman First VCT's net asset value up 7.3%

Talisman First Venture Capital Trust's net asset value rose by 7.3% to 48.4p per share in the year to the end of March. The company said it had been able to participate in every private equity deal completed by the manager during the year and, in ad
22-Jul-2011 03:07 PM

TCIL buys Malaysian site for mixed use development

Top Creation Investments is buying a a 2.1429 acre site in Negeri Melaka, Malaysia, for RM14m. The site will be used for a development which will comprise a shopping mall, car parking, facilities centre and home office service suite. The land is being s
22-Jul-2011 03:00 PM

Edinburgh Investment Trust beats index

Edinburgh Investment Trust's net asset value rose by 9.7% on a total return basis in the three months to the end of June. This compares with a 1.9% rise in the FTSE All-Share Index. The company's share price rose by 8.9% during the period. A
22-Jul-2011 03:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 15:00

FTSE 100 THOMAS COOK GROUP PLC ORD EUR0.10 71.65 5.37% TUI TRAVEL PLC ORD 10P 195.55 3.30% FRESNILLO PLC ORD USD0.50 1689.00 2.74% ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND GROUP PLC OR 36.98
22-Jul-2011 02:53 PM

Broker News & Views

Liberum upgrades easyJet from hold to buy, while Numis upgrades it from reduce to add, target from 285p to 350p. West LB upgrades RBS from reduce to neutral. Numis upgrades Talvivaara Mining from hold to add, target price cut from 500p to 470p. Investe
22-Jul-2011 02:48 PM

Fitch affirms Lloyd's of London ratings

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Lloyd's of London's insurer financial strength rating at 'A+'. Fitch has also affirmed the Society of Lloyd's long-term issuer default rating at 'A' and Lloyd's Reinsurance Company (Chi
22-Jul-2011 02:39 PM

Novartis cancer drug recommended by EMA committee

Novartis pancreatic cancer drug Afinitor has been recommended by the European Medicines Agency's committee for medicinal products for human use. The committee adopted a positive opinion for Afinitor (everolimus) tablets for the treatment of unresec
22-Jul-2011 02:33 PM

Home Group surplus rises

Home Group posts a surplus of £10.8m for the year to the end of March - up from £10.1m last time. Group turnover rose to £305.1m - up from £302.4m - but the operating surplus fell to £38.99m from £44.7m in 2010. There was a surplus on the disposal of pr
22-Jul-2011 02:30 PM

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

Overall Market AMPHION INNOVATIONS PLC ORD 1P 3.25 12.85% NOVENTA LIMITED ORD 0.8P 39.37 4.99% AORTECH INTERNATIONAL PLC ORD GBP2. 150.00 4.53% JPMORGAN EMERGING MARKETS INVESTMEN 133.12
22-Jul-2011 02:22 PM

Creon Corporation changes registered office

Creon Corporation's registered office address has changed to 201 Temple Chambers, 3-7 Temple Avenue, London, EC4Y 0DT. At 2:22pm: (LON:CRO) Creon Corporation share price was +0.5p at 7p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...
22-Jul-2011 02:20 PM

OFT publishes GB Oils-Pace Fuelcare decision

The Office of Fair Trading has published the text of its decision on the anticipated acquisition by GB Oils of Pace Fuelcare. This decision can be found on the OFT's website - www.oft.gov.uk Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...
22-Jul-2011 02:18 PM

Sheba Exploration draws down Centamin Egypt loan

Sheba Exploration has drawn down the £100,000 loan facility from Centamin Egypt. Centamin Egypt has agreed a £7.48m deal to takeover Sheba. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...
22-Jul-2011 02:13 PM

London & Stamford completes Highbury portfolio financing

London & Stamford Property has completed the £25m financing of the Highbury residential portfolio with Metropolitan Life Insurance. The facility was arranged by Laxfield Capital. At 2:13pm: (LON:LSP) share price was +0.35p at 130.75p Story provid
22-Jul-2011 02:08 PM

Inmarsat schedules interims

Inmarsat will report its consolidated interim results for the six months to the end of June on 4 August. At 2:08pm: (LON:ISAT) share price was -2.25p at 527.25p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...
22-Jul-2011 02:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 14:00

FTSE 100 THOMAS COOK GROUP PLC ORD EUR0.10 72.03 5.93% TUI TRAVEL PLC ORD 10P 195.10 3.06% ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND GROUP PLC OR 37.14 3.02% FRESNILLO PLC ORD USD0.50 1688.00
22-Jul-2011 01:56 PM

SBAB Bank posts first half operating loss

SBAB Bank posts an operating loss of SKr130m for the six months to the end of June compared with a profit of SKr350m last time. It said this was primarily due to changes in market values of basis swaps, since these swaps are reported at fair value. SB
22-Jul-2011 01:47 PM

Angel Mining makes third gold pour at Nalunaq

Angel Mining has made its third successful gold pour at its Nalunaq mine in Greenland. Angel Mining confirm that 6 kilograms (186 ounces) of gold dor� was poured at Nalunaq yesterday (21 July). It said this was a further step in the company's previ