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Dunedin Enterprise invests £5m in London construction consultancy

Dunedin Enterprise invests £5m in London construction consultancy

Wed, 01 April 2015

Mid-market investment group Dunedin Enterprise has pumped £5m into Blackrock Programme Management, a London-based construction consultancy outfit. Blackrock PM has worked on international projects inc... [more]

Feng shui group New Trend rearranges assets after unexpectedly bad trading

Feng shui group New Trend rearranges assets after unexpectedly bad trading

Wed, 01 April 2015

Shares in Singapore-based New Trend Lifestyle, which operates a feng shui and fortune telling business, have plunged after it revealed a major reorganisation and warned losses would be worse than prev... [more]

Daniel Stewart shares retreat after 'CEO' sells stake following Terry purchase

Daniel Stewart shares retreat after 'CEO' sells stake following Terry purchase

Wed, 01 April 2015

The day after a share purchase from Quindell founder Rob Terry sent them soaring, shares in struggling AIM broker Daniel Stewart were sent tumbling back down by news that Adam Wilson, who acts as a co... [more]

Mercia Technology invests £3.5m in Science Warehouse

Mercia Technology invests £3.5m in Science Warehouse

Wed, 01 April 2015

Mercia Technologies has invested £3.5m towards increasing its stake in Science Warehouse from 45% to 63% Science Warehouse provides tools such as product and price comparisons, contract compliance mon... [more]

Real Good Food shares turn sour on profit warning

Real Good Food shares turn sour on profit warning

Wed, 01 April 2015

Shares in Real Good Food plunged over 14% on Wednesday, after the ingredients group issued a profit warning. The AIM-listed company said it expected its full-year adjusted profit to miss targets on th... [more]

Begbies Traynor acquires insolvency practice

Wed, 01 April 2015

Begbies Traynor has acquired Broadbents Business Recovery Services, a Yorkshire-based insolvency practice, for an initial consideration price of £0.2m. The purchase will be payable for in cash with a ... [more]

John Laing Environmental Assets acquires three projects for £42.5m from John Laing Group

Wed, 01 April 2015

Infrastructure fund John Laing Environmental Assets Group (JLEN) has acquired three projects from John Laing Group for £42.5m. Under the deal, which was funded by a draw-down under the company's £50m ... [more]

NARS agrees 100p takeover by Carlyle

Wed, 01 April 2015

Directors of AIM-listed Nationwide Accident Repair Services (NARS) have accepted a £43.2m cash takeover offer from private equity colossus Carlyle, less than a month after major shareholder Quindell s... [more]

Churchill Mining sees H1 losses widen as Indonesian court case continues

Tue, 31 March 2015

AIM-listed coal miner Churchill Mining reported a widening of losses in the first half and said that a continued court case in Indonesia will carry on for several months, causing shares to lose over a... [more]

Rose Petroleum shares plunge as company abandons conventional target in Utah project

Tue, 31 March 2015

Shares in Rose Petroleum plummeted on Tuesday, after the oil and gas explorer said that attempts to tap the deeper reserves on its Mancos Shale project in Utah had been abandoned. The London-listed co... [more]

MartinCo annual profits jump on Xperience acquisition

Tue, 31 March 2015

Property franchise business MartinCo said its annual pre-tax profit more than doubled, boosted by the acquisition of the sector peer Xperience. The London-listed group said its pre-tax profit rose to ... [more]

DDD shares dive back down after placing

Tue, 31 March 2015

Stock in DDD Group sank on Tuesday after investors took profits in the AIM-listed imaging after a £450,000 fundraising. The group, whose advancing imaging and TriDef solutions are used in TVs, tablets... [more]

Botswana Diamonds sinks after discounted fundraising

Tue, 31 March 2015

Shares in AIM tiddler Botswana Diamonds dipped sharply after it raised £282,500 in a strongly discounted institutional placing. Botswana raised the money at a placing price of 1p per share, a 28% disc... [more]

Eckoh enjoys strong quarter as it welcomes six new contracts

Tue, 31 March 2015

Payment products and customer service solutions group Eckoh posted a strong performance during the final quarter of the year thanks to six new contracts. Giving details in a trading update on Tuesday,... [more]

Marston's buys Wainwright and Lancaster Bomber brewer Thwaites

Tue, 31 March 2015

Brewer and pub owner Marston's has acquired the beer business of popular Lancashire brewer Thwaites for £25.1m cash. Daniel Thwaites will sell the major part of its beer business, including its premiu... [more]

Nanoco to raise £20m with main market listing

Tue, 31 March 2015

Nanomaterial developer Nanoco has revealed it intends to raise £20m by joining the main market of the London Stock Exchange. The AIM-listed company said the additional funds would be invested in furth... [more]

Ultrasis shares suspended amid doubts over fund-raising

Tue, 31 March 2015

Shares in Ultrasis were suspended on Tuesday, after the healthcare services group admitted it was not clear whether it could get the support its proposed fund-raising plan required. The group planned ... [more]

Findel warns on profits as political parties plan education spending cuts

Tue, 31 March 2015

Findel enjoyed good growth in the year to 27 March, especially in its Express Gifts home shopping business and reduced losses from its Kitbag online sports shop, but warned profits would still be belo... [more]

Northern Petroleum plunges after announcing cost-cutting strategy

Tue, 31 March 2015

Shares in Northern Petroleum plunged on Tuesday, after the oil and gas explorer said it was undergoing a technical review and it was working to achieve extra cost efficiencies. The London-listed compa... [more]

Azonto Petroleum tanks on talks of potential merger or sale

Tue, 31 March 2015

Shares in Azonto Petroleum tanked on Tuesday, after the oil and gas group confirmed it was considering options leading to a sale or a merger. The Australia-based company said it was currently undergoi... [more]

cloudBuy revenues decline after strong investment in e-commerce

Mon, 30 March 2015

E-commerce group cloudBuy saw a decline in full-year revenues due to significant investment in its technology and efforts to expand its international footprint. Revenues fell 29% to £2.12m due to an i... [more]

CVS Group acquires YourVets in £12m deal

Mon, 30 March 2015

Veterinary services provider CVS Group confirmed it will acquire sector peer YourVets in a deal worth £12m. The London-listed company said it had secured new debt facilities with Royal Bank of Scotlan... [more]

Results Round-up

Fri, 27 March 2015

Technology commercialisation and investment company Imperial Innovations Group swung to a first-half loss on the back of increased investments. The AIM group said its pre-tax loss for the first six mo... [more]

NWF reaches settlement on claim, expects cash payment

Fri, 27 March 2015

Animal feeds manufacturer NWF Group has reached a settlement over an undisclosed legal claim it made. The London-listed company added that as a result of the settlement it expected to receive a one-of... [more]

Oxford Pharmascience jumps on successful pilot study

Fri, 27 March 2015

Shares in Oxford Pharmascience Group rose 9% on Friday, as the drug development group said a pilot study on its OXPzero Naproxen gastrointestinal treatment returned positive results. The London-listed... [more]

NASDAQ 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Kraft Foods Group, Inc. 90.70 4.12 21:59
Sandisk Corp. 65.14 2.38 21:55
Sba Communications Corp. 119.48 2.03 21:48
Adobe Systems Inc. 75.07 1.53 22:00
Western Digital Corp. 92.35 1.47 22:00

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Express Scripts Holding Co 84.23 -2.93 22:00
Mylan Inc. 57.94 -2.38 21:35
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. 441.18 -2.28 21:53
Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. 169.50 -2.19 21:50
Biogen Inc 413.81 -2.00 21:52