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Penna Consulting acquires recruitment business

Penna Consulting acquires recruitment business

Wed, 01 July 2015

Human resources group Penna Consulting has completed the acquisition of Career Café and entered an agreement with the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA). The acquisition of ... [more]

Sirius Minerals surges on York Potash mine approval

Sirius Minerals surges on York Potash mine approval

Wed, 01 July 2015

Shares in Sirius Minerals surged 60% as it got the all-clear from the North York Moors National Park Authority for its York Potash mine. The application was carried by eight votes to seven, on grounds... [more]

Smart-home specialist LightwaveRF issues profit warning

Smart-home specialist LightwaveRF issues profit warning

Wed, 01 July 2015

AIM-listed 'smart home' technology provider LightwaveRF has issued a profit warning three months before its year-end due to sales being hit by customer relationship wrangling, saying sales and profit ... [more]

NWF Group's maiden results to come in above expectation

NWF Group's maiden results to come in above expectation

Wed, 01 July 2015

Agricultural and distribution business NWF Group said its full-year trading has been slightly ahead of corporate expectations thanks to robust volumes in the feeds division. In a trading update, the g... [more]

Imaginatik signs consultancy deal with US energy company

Imaginatik signs consultancy deal with US energy company

Wed, 01 July 2015

Imaginatik has won a $250,000 consultancy contract with an existing energy sector client in the US. The deal, which will involve Imaginatik co-developing the framework of the energy generation and dis... [more]

Croma Security signs deal with Saudi Arabian industrial client

Wed, 01 July 2015

Croma Security has signed a contract to provide an integrated security platform to an unnamed, major industrial client in Saudi Arabia. The contract worth over £0.1m, will include CCTV, intruder alarm... [more]

STM Group appoints Jonathon Shearman as non-executive director

Wed, 01 July 2015

STM Group announced that Jonathon Shearman will join the multi-jurisdictional financial services group's board as non-executive director, effective immediately. Shearman will bring 20 years of experie... [more]

Flowgroup focused on costs to resurrect 'boiler that pays for itself'

Tue, 30 June 2015

Flowgroup has installed the first of its electricity-generating Flow boilers in select customer households and confirmed it has signed up roughly 77,000 customers to its gas and electricity supply ser... [more]

Westminster Group expects lower first-half revenue to Ebola crisis

Tue, 30 June 2015

Westminster Group said its managed services revenues during the first half of the year will be below expectations due to the Ebola crisis. The group expects the operating loss to be comparable to the ... [more]

William Sinclair tanks on wider losses and fundraising requirement

Tue, 30 June 2015

Shares in weedkiller and compost producer William Sinclair lost almost a third of their value as the Aim company revealed losses widened in the first half of the year. New chief executive Stuart Burgi... [more]

Roxi Petroleum strikes oil interval at flagship well

Tue, 30 June 2015

Roxi Petroleum reported progress at its flagship BNG asset as it posted an operational update. The Central Asian oil and gas company with a focus on Kazakhstan said that a gross oil-bearing interval o... [more]

Range Resources's partner abandons Somalian joint-venture

Tue, 30 June 2015

Oil explorer Range Resources said its joint venture partner Africa Energy has informed Somalian authorities of its intention to withdraw production sharing agreements (PSAs) related to the Nugaal Bloc... [more]

Sula Iron & Gold plunges as interim loss widens

Tue, 30 June 2015

Commodity exploration group Sula Iron & Gold reported a wider interim loss but said it remained on track to achieve its goals. For the six months to 31 March, the London-listed company said it had mad... [more]

Motive Television losses widen in 2014

Tue, 30 June 2015

Shares in Motive Television plunged on Tuesday after the digital television technology group reported an increase in losses for 2014. Full-year revenues declined 2.4% to £1.14m and losses before tax j... [more]

Fastjet launches new route to Malawi

Tue, 30 June 2015

Africa's low-cost airline Fastjet has launched a new route to Malawi. The flights between Dar es Salaam in Tanzania and Lilongwe, capital of Malawi, will be put on sale from Tuesday and operations wil... [more]

Blinkx chairman Anthony Bettencourt steps down

Tue, 30 June 2015

Blinkx announced that Anthony Bettencourt will step down as chairman of the board of directors, effective from 1 July. Bettencourt will remain on the board as a non-executive director, serving on the ... [more]

Strategic Minerals appoints coal veteran Alan Broome as new chairman

Tue, 30 June 2015

Strategic Minerals appointed mining veteran Alan Broome as its new chairman, to drive the diversified mineral development and production company's growth strategy forward. Broone has worked in coal an... [more]

Styles & Wood appoints Matt Widdall as non-executive director

Tue, 30 June 2015

Matt Widdall has been appointed non-executive director of Styles & Wood with immediate effect. Widdall will bring experience as a director in Lloyds Banking Group's acquisition team to the role and jo... [more]

Carpetright profits flying as new strategy kicks in

Tue, 30 June 2015

Full year pre-tax profits flew higher at Carpetright as the retailer grew like-for-like sales and returned to growth in Europe thanks in part to December's new strategic plan and a handful of store cl... [more]

Quindell's 2014 results to be delayed, shares suspended

Mon, 29 June 2015

Quindell announced on Monday its full-year report will not be published on time. Consequently, its shares have been suspended while the company works "through the oustanding points" to publish the rep... [more]

Galasys wins contracts in China and Malaysia

Mon, 29 June 2015

Amusement park solutions provider Galasys has won new contract in China and Malaysia worth a combined £457,000, the company said on Monday. Under the deal, Galasys will cooperate with the Burqin Count... [more]

Egdon Resources reaches agreement over Weald Basin farm out

Mon, 29 June 2015

Hydrocarbons explorer Egdon Resources has reached an agreement with UK Oil & Gas Investments for the exploration company's Weald Basin petroleum licence PEDL143. The licence, which is operated by Euro... [more]

STM Group's Jersey unit acquitted of compliance procedure charges

Mon, 29 June 2015

STM Group's Jersey division has been cleared following an investigation into its compliance procedures in 2012. The financial services company's Fiducaire branch was investigated in April regarding th... [more]

Ixico secures two clinical trial contracts alongside partner VirtualScopics

Mon, 29 June 2015

Ixico has won two contracts to deploy its products in unnamed pharmaceutical companies' clinical trials, alongside its partner VirtualScopics. Both studies will employ Ixico's TrialTracker digital pla... [more]

Griffin Mining resumes Caijiang operations following employee fatality

Mon, 29 June 2015

Griffin Mining has resumed operations at its Caijiang mine in China, in the wake of an employee fatality on 16 June. Work was suspended for a fortnight as the company investigated the death alongside ... [more]

NASDAQ 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Wynn Resorts Ltd. 98.67 5.05 22:10
Priceline Group Inc 1,151.37 3.94 21:49
Tesla Motors Inc 268.26 2.38 22:04
Expedia Inc. 109.35 2.24 22:10
Illumina Inc. 218.36 2.05 21:41

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Western Digital Corp. 78.42 -4.32 22:10
Sandisk Corp. 58.22 -3.27 21:58
Seagate Technology Plc 47.50 -3.10 21:59
Activision Blizzard Inc. 24.21 -1.14 22:10
Whole Foods Market Inc. 39.44 -0.84 22:10