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Wednesday 15 July, 2015

15-Jul-2015 11:00 AM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 11:00

FTSE 100 Anglo American 883.95 +1.66% Direct Line Insurance Group 355.70 +1.54% Mondi 1503.50 +1.38% St James's Place 980.00
15-Jul-2015 10:02 AM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 09:00 and 10:00

Overall Market International Biotechnology Trust 577.50 +0.61% Quintain Estates & Development 105.88 +0.47% Blinkx 29.88 +0.44% Monitise 6.90
15-Jul-2015 10:00 AM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 10:00

FTSE 100 Anglo American 882.45 +1.49% Mondi 1504.00 +1.42% Travis Perkins 2193.50 +1.36% Fresnillo 685.00 +1.
15-Jul-2015 09:54 AM

UK unemployment data confounds forecasts

UK's unemployment rate rose to 5.6% in the three months to May, from 5.5% in the quarter to end-April, official data showed. The market expected a print of 5.5%. The UK labour market claimant count came in at +7.0k, from -6.5k previously and against
15-Jul-2015 09:50 AM

Dairy Crest resolutions passed at AGM

Dairy Crest Group has confirmed that all the resolutions proposed at it annual general meeting yesterday were passed. At 9:50am: (LON:DCG) Dairy Crest Group PLC share price was +3p at 564.5p Story provided by
15-Jul-2015 09:44 AM

St Mark Homes appoints non-exec director

St Mark Homes has appointed John Connolly as a non-executive director, effective June 29. Story provided by
15-Jul-2015 09:37 AM

Dalradian reveals results from Curraghinalt drilling

Dalradian Resources reports the first results from its ongoing infill drilling programme at the Curraghinalt gold deposit in Northern Ireland. Highlights - 4.40 m grading 54.84 g/t gold from the 106-16 vein in hole 15-CT-209 - 5.79 m grading 7.12 g/t
15-Jul-2015 09:30 AM

AGA Rangemaster agrees £129m takeover by Middleby

US kitchen products company Middleby has agreed a £129m takeover of AGA Rangemaster. The recommended cash offer of 185p per share represents a premium of 77% to the closing price of 104p on 16 June, the last day before the start of the offer period, an
15-Jul-2015 09:19 AM

Caffyns update on property sale

Caffyns says the contract for the sale of part of its freehold site at 5-7 Upperton Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, for £1.55m with Churchill Retirement Living has become unconditional. The consideration is payable in cash on the completion date of 20 Ju
15-Jul-2015 09:16 AM

BHP Billiton to take $2.8bn hit on US oil and gas assets

BHP Billiton expects to take a $2.8bn hit on its onshore US oil and gas business. The gas-focused Hawkville field accounts for the substantial majority of this charge reflecting its geological complexity, product mix, acreage relinquishments and amended
15-Jul-2015 09:06 AM

British Gas cuts gas prices by 5%

British Gas is cutting household gas prices by 5%, which will reduce annual energy bills on average by £35. This is the second gas price reduction in six months and will bring the average total saving to £72 for British Gas customers. The price cut ta
15-Jul-2015 09:02 AM

Iran oil recovery to take years, says Fitch

Iranian crude oil production is likely to increase in 2016 but will take a number of years to reach its previous peak, Fitch Ratings says. Fitch says the Iranian nuclear deal announced yesterday could, if passed by the relevant legislatures involved and
15-Jul-2015 09:02 AM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 08:00 and 09:00

Overall Market Central Rand Gold 22.13 +1.14% Tyman 330.75 +1.11% GW Pharmaceuticals 671.25 +0.60% JPMorgan Russian Securities 324.75
15-Jul-2015 09:00 AM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 09:00

FTSE 100 Anglo American 878.95 +1.09% Wolseley 4300.50 +0.95% Mondi 1497.00 +0.94% Fresnillo 682.00 +0.
15-Jul-2015 08:59 AM

Two Kennedy Ventures directors resign

Kennedy Ventures directors Peter Redmond and Colin Weinber have resigned with immediate effect. Redmond and Weinberg have accrued outstanding fees amounting to £10,000 each and it is expected that this will be satisfied through the issue of new ordinary
15-Jul-2015 08:55 AM

Charles Stanley completes sale of securities division

Charles Stanley Group has completed the sale of its securities division - excluding its equity sales trading operations - to Panmure Gordon (UK). At 8:55am: (LON:CAY) Charles Stanley Group PLC share price was +3.13p at 376.13p Story provided by Stock
15-Jul-2015 08:54 AM

City of London FuM up

City of London Investment Group's funds under management totalled US$4.2bn (£2.7bn) at 30 June (2014: US$3.9bn or £2.3bn), representing an 8% increase in US dollar terms and a 17% increase in sterling terms as a result of the cross rate moving from
15-Jul-2015 08:49 AM

ICAP sees strong growth in electronic markets

ICAP has made progress on its strategic goals against a backdrop of mixed market conditions, shareholders at the annual general meeting today will be told. ICAP , a leading markets operator and provider of post trade risk mitigation and information serv
15-Jul-2015 08:41 AM

Boussard & Gavaudan NAV update

Boussard & Gavaudan Holding has announced that the estimated net asset value of its sterling shares was £16.6831 at the close of business on 14 July. The estimated NAV of its euro shares was �?¬18.9260. At 8:41am: (LON:BGHS) Boussard Gavaudan Hold
15-Jul-2015 08:41 AM

Aker Solutions earnings fall

Aker Solutions' revenue was steady at NKr8bn in the second quarter amid progress on major projects from Africa to Norway and Brazil. Earnings before interest and taxes fell to NKr376m, compared with NKr472m a year earlier while earnings before inte
15-Jul-2015 08:39 AM

Independent Investment Trust beats indices

The Independent Investment Trust's net asset value rose by 13.9% in the six months to the end of May on a total return basis. This compares with a 7.5% increase in the FTSE All-Share Index and a 6.0% rise in the FTSE World Index on a total return bas
15-Jul-2015 08:34 AM

Hochschild on track to hit FY output target

Hochschild Mining is on track to meet its 2015 production target of 24.0 million attributable silver equivalent ounces. Second quarter production totalled 4.8 million attributable silver equivalent ounces consisting of 3.4 million ounces of silver and 2
15-Jul-2015 08:22 AM

HUW to acquire Lloyd's LLVs

Helios Underwriting has agreed in principle to acquire Nameco (No 76) Limited and Kempton Underwriting Limited, limited liability members of Lloyd's, for a total consideration of 1,454,535 new ordinary shares in the company. The agreed aggregate p
15-Jul-2015 08:20 AM

Intermediate Capital in line with expectations

Intermediate Capital reports a very strong fundraising quarter with �?¬2.8bn of new third party money raised in the three months to 30 June, resulting in AUM increasing 12% to �?¬20.2bn with third party fee earning AUM increased 17% to �?¬14.3
15-Jul-2015 08:13 AM

Bellzone update on Kalia project

Bellzone Mining has issued an update on its continuing strategic review of its 100%-owned Kalia mining licence in Guinea The objective of the review is to investigate all opportunities to ultimately deliver the greater Kalia iron project given the cons

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