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31-01-2018 08:21:30 • 2 minute(s) read

discoverIE Group plc (DSCV): Third Quarter Trading Update to 31 December 2017

Stock up 0.9% as at 08:10

Strong organic growth in third quarter driven by the high margin Design & Manufacturing segment. Trading in the third quarter continued strongly and the Group remains on track to deliver its full year performance in line with management’s expectations.

30-01-2018 08:37:15 • 1 minute(s) read

Entertainment One (ETO): Results of Placing

Stock down 1.2% as at 08:10

Shares amounting to 4% of equity capital were placed at a 2.3% discount.

30-01-2018 08:36:46 • 2 minute(s) read

EMIS Group PLC (EMIS): Update re: NHS Wales GP framework agreement

Stock down 4.5% as at 08:10

EMIS Group has not been chosen as preferred vendor for primary care framework in Wales. Annual revenues of £2m to taper off until 2020.

30-01-2018 08:36:06 • 1 minute(s) read

Avanti Communications Group (AVN): Trading Update for the three months to 30 September 2017

Stock up 10.9% as at 08:10

AVN records negative EBITDA of $3.8m in first quarter despite revenues of $9.7m

30-01-2018 08:35:00 • 2 minute(s) read

Cohort PLC (CHRT): SEA awarded Soldier System Research and Development contract

Stock up 0.1% as at 08:10

CHRT wins contract with UK government agency with a potential total value in excess of £3m.

30-01-2018 08:34:19 • 2 minute(s) read

YouGov PLC (YOU): Pre-Close Trading Update for 6 months ending 31 January 2018.

Stock up 6.8% as at 08:10

Half year trading anticipated to be ahead of previous expectations.

29-01-2018 08:41:04 • 2 minute(s) read

Severfield PLC (SFR): Board & C-Level Management Changes

Stock down 1.2% at 08:31

Effective from 1 February 2018, interim CEO & CFO to be retained on a permanent basis while Ian Lawson, the architect of Group strategy since 2013, stands down from the Board of Directors due to ill health which has been well advertised since March 2017.

29-01-2018 08:39:02 • 3 minute(s) read

WANdisco Plc (WAND): New sales partnership with Bytes Technology Group UK

Stock up 3.9% at 08:31

WANdisco Fusion has been chosen as the standard cloud migration solution for Bytes’ UK customers. Bytes is Microsoft’s largest partner in the UK and has an impressive client roster. The agreement significantly expands WANdisco’s sales channel opportunities.

29-01-2018 08:37:23 • 2 minute(s) read

Avon Rubber PLC (AVON): US Department of Defense Mask Systems Order

Stock up 1.9% at 08:31

US Department of Defense orders $12.6m worth of M50 masks, adding to FY2019 order book.

26-01-2018 08:47:37 • 2 minute(s) read

F&C Managed Portfolio Trust (FMPG/FMPI): Half-year Report

Growth shares down 0.1%, Income shares down 1.8% as at 08:16

Exposure to Japanese & Asia Pacific markets and biotechnology & technology sectors major themes in outperformance of trust versus FTSE All-Share.

26-01-2018 08:46:02 • 3 minute(s) read

ReNeuron Group plc (RENE): Positive long-term data from Phase II stroke disability clinical trial.

Stock down 0.2% as at 08:16

Positive long-term data from Phase II stroke disability clinical trial. The FDA has given regulatory approval for the Company to commence a Phase IIb clinical study in the US. Data from the study are expected in late 2019.

26-01-2018 08:45:09 • 2 minute(s) read

Palace Capital PLC (PCA): New 5-year £40 million banking facility signed with Barclays

Stock up 1.6% as at 08:16

Average cost of debt reduced to below 3% and average debt maturity extended to 4.7 years. PCA now has combined facilities of £115.4 million, providing greater firepower for further acquisitions.

26-01-2018 08:25:08 • 2 minute(s) read

Amur Minerals Corp (AMC): Resource Update for Kun-Manie


Kun-Manie Mineral Resource Estimate (“MRE”) expected to be substantially higher than February 2017 estimate after mineralized zone is expanded from 1.4km to 3.6km thanks to newly discovered orebody and independently confirmed drill results.

25-01-2018 08:49:08 • 2 minute(s) read

Findel PLC (FDL): Trading update covering the 42-week period ended 19 January 2018.


Active customer numbers grew 15% during the 42 week period with growth in online and credit sales and a strong Christmas period.

25-01-2018 08:48:51 • minute(s) read

Mission Marketing (TMMG): Trading update for the year ended 31 December 2017.

Stock up 1.1% at 45.48 as at 08:00

Results in line with market expectations. TMMG continues to streamline operations while maintaining revenue growth with like-for-like revenue 4% ahead of last year.

25-01-2018 08:44:47 • 3 minute(s) read

StatPro Group PLC (SOG): Year end trading update for the year ended 31 December 2017.

Stock up 3.2% at 153.25 as at 08:00.

Annualised recurring revenue up 39% y-o-y at £53m. Highlight of 2017 was the successful integration of Delta, a recent acquisition in the cloud services division.

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