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Friday 16 October, 2015

16-Oct-2015 09:15 AM

James Latham unveils board changes

James Latham has unveiled board changes with Fabian French appointed as a non-executive director Pippa Latham stepping down from the role. French qualified as a solicitor with Linklaters before commencing a career in corporate finance working for majo
16-Oct-2015 09:09 AM

IG Group resolutions passed at AGM

IG Group Holdings has confirmed that all resolutions proposed at its annual general meeting yesterday were passed by a show of hands. At 9:09am: (LON:IGG) IG Group Holdings PLC share price was +5.5p at 739.5p Story provided by
16-Oct-2015 09:02 AM

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

Overall Market Rapidcloud International 28.00 +1.82% Ferrexpo 41.13 +0.61% Evraz 98.15 +0.56% Quadrise Fuels International 22.50
16-Oct-2015 09:00 AM

Boussard & Gavaudan NAV update

Boussard & Gavaudan says the estimated net asset value of its sterling shares was £17.0101 at the close of business on 15 October. The estimated NAV of its euro shares was �?¬19.3079. At 9:00am: (LON:BGHS) Boussard Gavaudan Holding share price wa
16-Oct-2015 09:00 AM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 09:00

FTSE 100 Glencore 122.10 +3.69% Meggitt 477.70 +2.29% Shire 4459.00 +1.92% BP 386.88 +1.
16-Oct-2015 08:48 AM

AEW UK REIT acquires properties for £8.79m

AEW UK REIT has completed two further acquisitions for £8.79m, net of acquisition costs. Barnstaple Retail Park was acquired for £6.79m reflecting a net initial yield and reversionary yield of 8.5%. It comprises a fully let retail warehouse scheme, e
16-Oct-2015 08:47 AM

Fitch affirms Unilever at 'A+'

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Unilever NV's and Unilever PLC's long-term issuer default ratings and senior unsecured ratings at 'A+' and their short-term IDRs at 'F1'. The outlook on the long-term IDRs is stable. Story provid
16-Oct-2015 08:30 AM

Hochschild rights issue reinforces ratings, says Fitch

Hochschild's $100m rights issue has reinforced the company's ratings at 'BB+', according to Fitch Ratings. The agency says the capital increase announced yesterday demonstrates strong commitment from the main shareholder and manageme
16-Oct-2015 08:18 AM

Anglo Pacific expects rebound in Kestrel output

Anglo Pacific Group expects production levels at Kestrel and Narrabri to rebound in the next quarter, and for first half out to be in line with previous forecasts. Anglo Pacific issued an update on its Kestrel royalty following the release of Rio Tinto&a
16-Oct-2015 08:10 AM

Lenta sales up

Russia retailer Lenta's total sales grew 29.3% to RUB62.8bn inthe third quarter with like-for-like sales growth of 8.5%. Six hypermarkets were opened during the third quarter. The group had 149 stores at 30 September 2015, comprising 122 hypermarke
16-Oct-2015 08:06 AM

Essentra to acquire Kamsri

Essentra has signed an agreement to acquire the pharmaceutical packaging assets of Kamsri Printing & Packaging for an undisclosed consideration, funded from the company's existing facilities. Completion of the transaction is expected by end-2015.
16-Oct-2015 08:03 AM

7digital chosen as Electric Jukebox supplier

7digital, the digital music and radio services company, has been chosen as a supplier to Electric Jukebox Company and its plug and play music streaming experience for the home, which was launched this week at BAFTA in London. 7digital is licensing its p
16-Oct-2015 07:54 AM

Gulfsands fails to get Fes agreement extension

Gulfsands Petroleum has failed to get an extension to the Fes petroleum agreement which expired on 24 September. Gulfsands submitted a request to Morocco's Office National des Hydrocarbures et des Mines to extend the agreement for a period of 6 mon
16-Oct-2015 07:48 AM

European Assets Trust lags index

The net asset value of European Assets Trust's euro and sterling shares fell by 6.4% and 2.8% respectively in the three months to the end of September on a total return basis. This compares with falls of 4.5% and 0.7% respectively in the Euromoney E
16-Oct-2015 07:45 AM

Atlantis gets EC funding for Stroma

Atlantis, a global leader in the tidal power sector, says the European Commission's climate change committee has approved the transfer of �?¬17m of funding from the Kyle Rhea project to Atlantis's MeyGen project, the world's largest pla
16-Oct-2015 07:42 AM

FOGL reports slower progress on Humpback well

Falkland Oil and Gas Limited says progress on the 53/02-01 Humpback exploration well has been slower than anticipated. The company says the well has been drilled to 4,718 metres with oil and gas shows recorded whilst drilling through main target horizon
16-Oct-2015 07:38 AM

Latchways shares suspended

Latchways' shares have been suspended from trading at the request of the company pending an announcement. Story provided by
16-Oct-2015 07:37 AM

ITE Group CFO stepping down

ITE Group chief financial officer Neil Jones is leaving to join Huntsworth as CFO in February. Jones will remain at ITE Group plc until 31 January in order to close the current financial year end, and to ensure a smooth handover. The board has commenced
16-Oct-2015 07:35 AM

LSEF launches new derivatives venture

London Stock Exchange Group has launched a new derivatives venture - CurveGlobal - with a number of major dealer banks and the Chicago Board Options Exchange. The investors - Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Barclays, Citi, Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan and S
16-Oct-2015 07:33 AM

WYG wins contract with Turkish government contract

WYG has been awarded a two year technical assistance contract by the Turkish Ministry of Family and Social Policies on behalf of EuropeAid. Story provided by
16-Oct-2015 07:31 AM

Huntsworth appoints new CFO

Huntsworth, the healthcare communications and public relations group, has appointed Neil Jones as chief financial officer. He will join Huntsworth on 1 February and Brian Porritt, Huntsworth's interim finance director, will continue in that role unt
16-Oct-2015 07:29 AM

FDA wants more clinical data on AZ's diabetes drug

The US Food and Drug Administration wants more clinical data on AstraZeneca's new drug for the treatment of adult patients with type 2 diabetes. The US Food and Drug Administration has issued a complete response letter regarding AstraZeneca's
16-Oct-2015 07:25 AM

Connemara JV partner to drill two holes on Oldcastle

Connemara says Teck Ireland - the company's joint venture partner on the Oldcastle block of licences in the Irish midlands - will drill two deep holes in the Drumlerry area. Each deep hole will take 5 to 6 weeks to drill. Drilling is expected
16-Oct-2015 07:23 AM

JPMorgan Smaller Cos beats benchmark

JPMorgan Smaller Companies Investment Trust beat its benchmark in the year to the end of July following an overall strong performance after a fairly flat first half. The total return on net assets before dilution was +15.7% (+13.4% after dilution), which
16-Oct-2015 07:22 AM

Air China 9M profits up 92-100%

Air China expects profits for the nine months to the end of September to be between RMB6.1bn and RMB6.3bn, representing a year-on-year growth of 92% to 100%. Net profit attributable to equity holders of the company a year ago was RMB3.157bn. Stor

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