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Tuesday 19 April, 2016

19-Apr-2016 08:15 AM

IOG acquires all Blythe gas discovery

Independent Oil and Gas subsidiary, IOG North Sea Limited, has agreed to acquire from Alpha Petroleum Resources Limited the 50% of blocks 48/22b and 48/23a in the southern North Sea not already owned by the company. These blocks contain the Blythe gas di
19-Apr-2016 08:11 AM

Faron files two new patents to protect Clevegen

Faron Pharmaceuticals has filed two new patent applications on Clevegen, its novel cancer immunotherapy drug candidate. The patents, which have been filed in Finland, are expected to be expanded to most countries over the next few years under the Patent
19-Apr-2016 08:10 AM

AVEVA on track

AVEVA Group's board expects revenue and adjusted profit before tax for the year ended 31 March to be broadly in line with market forecasts, despite foreign exchange effects resulting from the translation of, in particular, US dollar-denominated asse
19-Apr-2016 08:10 AM

Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Imperial Brands Plc

JP Morgan Cazenove today reaffirms its neutral investment rating on Imperial Brands Plc (LON:IMB) and raised its price target to 3780p (from 3600p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...
19-Apr-2016 08:07 AM

Avacta achieves development milestone

Avacta Group - the developer of Affimer biotherapeutics and research reagents- says a range of multimeric Affimer constructs central to its immuno-oncology programme has been successfully generated and manufactured with excellent production yields in simp
19-Apr-2016 08:06 AM

ServicePower wins three-year contract

ServicePower Technologies has executed a new three year contract with an expected total value of $750,000, subject to the achievement of certain milestones, for ServiceOperations and NEXUS FS with an existing client. Used in conjunction with Smart Sched
19-Apr-2016 08:04 AM

X5 Retail sales up

Russian food retailer X5 Retail saw total net retail sales rise by 26.7% in the first quarter. The group saw a 7.8% increase in like-for-like sales and 18.9% sales growth from a 31.0% rise in selling space. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com.
19-Apr-2016 08:02 AM

Gresham House net operating losses rise

Gresham House posts a net operating loss of GBP1.7m for the year to the end of December. Income totalled GBP1.4m - up from GBP1.2m last time but administrative overheads rose to GBP2.7m from GBP1.1m. Group operating losses before tax fell to GBP3,.8m fr
19-Apr-2016 08:00 AM

Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on British American Tobacco PLC

JP Morgan Cazenove today reaffirms its overweight investment rating on British American Tobacco PLC (LON:BATS) and raised its price target to 4620p (from 4150p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...
19-Apr-2016 07:57 AM

IQE sees increasing demand for infrared products

IQE says it received record volume purchase orders during March worth just over $3m, to be delivered over the next 12 months, for its indium antimonide (InSb) and gallium antimonide (GaSb)substrate materials. The purchase orders are from three long term
19-Apr-2016 07:55 AM

Webis unit contract extended with French PMU

WatchandWager.com LLC - Webis's principal US subsidiary - has extended its contract with the French Pari Mutuel Urbain to provide its wagering customers access to betting directly into the French horseracing pools. The deal also includes video st
19-Apr-2016 07:54 AM

Connect adjusted pre-tax profits up

Connect Group reports a good first half performance in line with with its expectations and despite challenging conditions in some of its markets. Total revenues were GBP948.4m, up 4.2%, and adjusted pre-tax profit of GBP27.2m is up 13.0%, which includes
19-Apr-2016 07:50 AM

Lombard Risk revenues ahead of forecasts

Lombard Risk Management says revenues for the year ended 31 March will be slightly ahead of current market forecasts, primarily as a result of strong growth in the company's regulatory compliance division. The company says the year was one of subst
19-Apr-2016 07:47 AM

Bluefield Solar Income to acquire plant

Bluefield Solar Income Fund Limited has agreed to acquire a 4.1 megawatt peak ground-mounted solar photovoltaic plant and announces the successful connection prior to 31 March of the construction assets previously acquired. The Company has acquired Bluef
19-Apr-2016 07:45 AM

IQE joins EUR15m project

IQE has joined a new consortium, MIRPHAB, which will establish a pilot line to serve the growing needs of European industry in the field of analytical micro-sensors. IQE's role will be to provide consortium partners and commercial customers with a
19-Apr-2016 07:37 AM

Sigma profits soar

Sigma Capital's revenues increased by 74% to GBP6.72m in the year to the end of December while profit from operations jumped 877% or GBP1.63m to GBP1.82m (2014: GBP0.19m) Profit before tax was up nearly 10 times to £2.14m (2014: £0.21m and
19-Apr-2016 07:29 AM

Experian to acquire CSIdentity

Experian, the global information services company, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire CSIdentity Corporation, a leading provider of consumer identity management and fraud detection services. The transaction is subject to Hart-Scott-Rodino regu
19-Apr-2016 07:28 AM

Ashmore AUM up 4%

Ashmore Group's assets under management rose to an estimated $51.3bn in the three months to the end of March - 4% up from the actual $49.4bn at the end of December. Assets under management increased through positive investment performance of US$3.0
19-Apr-2016 07:25 AM

Utilitywise revenues up

Utilitywise, a leading independent utility cost management consultancy, posts adjusted pre-tax profits of GBP9.1m for the six months to the end of January - up 17% on last time. Revenue increased 36% to GBP41.6m and adjusted EBITDA rose by 15% to GBP
19-Apr-2016 07:23 AM

Zoopla to acquire PSG

Zoopla Property Group has conditionally agreed to acquire Property Software Holdings Limited for GB75m on a cash-free, debt-free basis. Established in 2007, PSG is the UK's market-leading provider of software solutions to property professionals, use
19-Apr-2016 07:22 AM

AB Foods hike divi

Associated British Foods saw progress in all its business in the 24 weeks to 27 February despite currency headwinds. Primark's selling space expansion continued, profit margins improved in Grocery and Agriculture, profits were well ahead in Ingredie
19-Apr-2016 07:00 AM

Economic Events - Month Ahead Events

UK20/04/2016 09:30 Unemployment Rate | Forecast: 5.10% | Previous: 5.10%20/04/2016 09:30 Average Earnings Index 3m/y | Forecast: 2.10% | Previous: 2.10%20/04/2016 09:30 Claimant Count Change | Forecast: -11.9K | Previous: -18
19-Apr-2016 07:00 AM

Economic Events - 7 Days Ahead Events

UK20/04/2016 09:30 Average Earnings Index 3m/y | Forecast: 2.10% | Previous: 2.10%20/04/2016 09:30 Claimant Count Change | Forecast: -11.9K | Previous: -18.0K20/04/2016 09:30 Unemployment Rate | Forecast: 5.10% | Previous: 5.
19-Apr-2016 07:00 AM

Economic Events - Today's Events

US19/04/2016 13:30 Housing Starts | Forecast: 1.17M | Previous: 1.18M19/04/2016 13:30 Building Permits | Forecast: 1.20M | Previous: 1.18MEU19/04/2016 09:00 Current Account | Forecast: 21.3B | Previous:
19-Apr-2016 07:00 AM

Economic Events - Tomorrow's Events

UK20/04/2016 09:30 Unemployment Rate | Forecast: 5.10% | Previous: 5.10%20/04/2016 09:30 Claimant Count Change | Forecast: -11.9K | Previous: -18.0K20/04/2016 09:30 Average Earnings Index 3m/y | Forecast: 2.10% | Previous: 2.

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