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04-07-2018 07:23:04 • 2 minute(s) read
Author Sparks Team

OnTheMarket (OTMP); UK property listings in its portal cross 550,000

Stock up 1.58% to 160.5p at 8:03

OTMP has signed listing agreements with UK residential estate and letting agents with more than 9,500 offices. Property listings in its website continued its momentum, which now has over 50% of the total market with 550,000 listings.

04-07-2018 08:20:09 • 2 minute(s) read
Author Paul Hickman

Grocery price reductions have squeezed Sainsbury’s like-for-like sales growth to token levels.


Grocery price reductions have squeezed Sainsbury’s like-for-like sales growth to token levels. However, this masks a notable shift in the shape of performance, with Grocery like-for-like growth slipping from 2.1% growth in Q4 to 0.5% in Q1, while General Merchandise moves from a 1.2% decline to 1.7% growth.

05-07-2018 07:32:47 • 2 minute(s) read
Author Sparks Team

UK Commercial Property REIT (UKCM); acquires office property in Reading, UK for £51m

Stock flat at 89.0p at 8:10

UKCM acquired an office property in Reading, UK, for £51m, in partnership with a client of CBRE Global Investors. The company also sold a five-storey office property in Bristol for net price of £26.6m.

05-07-2018 07:33:48 • 2 minute(s) read
Author Sparks Team

Boku (BOKU); H1 2018 trading update: strong growth across all key metrics

Stock up 5.20% to 121.5p at 8:11

BOKU expects revenue to be between $16.5m and $17.0m, representing YoY growth of more than 60%. Adjusted EBITDA has remained positive. Earnings is on track to meet full year expectations.

05-07-2018 07:34:41 • 2 minute(s) read
Author Sparks Team

Keywords Studios (KWS); launches Keywords Ventures Ltd, announces first investment in AppSecTest Ltd

Stock flat at 1,770.0p at 8:11

UK-based Keywords Ventures Ltd (KWV) will make modest investments in innovative technologies and services that will benefit its clients. Investee companies will benefit from both KWS funding and associated commercial agreements, providing access to KWS’ global reach.

05-07-2018 07:39:16 • 1 minute(s) read
Author Sparks Team

Rockhopper Exploration (RKH); appoints Pathfinder Bank for Sea Lion project; op. update in Egypt

Stock up 2.35% to 41.30p at 8:16

RKH appointed Standard Chartered Bank as the Pathfinder Bank for the proposed senior debt project financing of the Phase 1 development of the Sea Lion project.

05-07-2018 07:41:13 • 1 minute(s) read
Author Sparks Team

Amur Minerals (AMC); drilling program update

Stock up 6.67% to 04.00p at 8:16

AMC announced its second drill update covering June 2018 at its wholly owned Kun-Manie nickel copper sulphide project (Kun-Manie).

06-07-2018 07:23:11 • 2 minute(s) read
Author Sparks Team

PowerHouse Energy Group (PHE); Placing and issue of equity for £0.59m

Stock up 1.92% to 00.53p at 8:16

PHE has raised £594,030 by way of a placing of 98,807,004 new Ordinary Shares and a subscription for £100,000 of new Ordinary Shares, both at a price of 0.5p per share.

06-07-2018 07:41:54 • 2 minute(s) read
Author Sparks Team

Stobart (STOB); AGM statement: on track with medium-term objectives; board change

Stock up 1.53% to 232p at 8:05

STOB provided an update before its AGM today. The company said it is making progress in delivering its medium-term objectives. STOB will pay a quarterly interim dividend of 4.5p per share to shareholders, bringing the total dividend for the year to 18p per share.

09-07-2018 07:15:25 • 3 minute(s) read
Author Sparks Team

IQE (IQE); announces key NanoImprint Lithography milestone

Stock up 3.46% to 107.6p at 8:09

IQE has announced that its proprietary, NanoImprint Lithography, has achieved a significant milestone. The new technology offering has been production qualified by a leading supplier of Distributed Feedback (DFB) lasers into the telecoms industry and they got their first production order for $250,000, commencing immediately.

09-07-2018 07:56:10 • 1 minute(s) read
Author Sparks Team

Park Group (PKG); wins new retail contracts for ‘Love2shop’ vouchers


PKG has signed collaborations with new retail businesses Arcadia Group (Arcadia), Courtesy Shoes (Wynsors World of Shoes), Office Outlet, DJM Music and Fat Face to accept PKG’s ‘Love2shop’ vouchers and flexecash prepaid cards in their retail outlets.

09-07-2018 07:58:27 • minute(s) read
Author Sparks Team

PPHE Hotel Group (PPH); possible dual listing on Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange


PPHE has announced that it is evaluating a possible dual listing of the company’s ordinary shares of nil par value on the Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange.

09-07-2018 08:01:33 • 1 minute(s) read
Author Sparks Team

Stobart (STOB); AGM results: board change.

Stock down 3.58% to 237.5p at 8:41

STOB has announced the results of AGM resolutions held on 6 July 2018. Andrew Tinkler and Richard Laycock are not part of the board post AGM results. Total number of ordinary shares in issue on 6 July 2018 was 354,328,831.

10-07-2018 07:09:31 • 3 minute(s) read
Author Sparks Team

Keywords Studios (KWS); announces senior management team changes

Stock up 0.8% to 1,774.0p at 8:04

KWS announced the appointment of Igor Efremov to the new role of Chief Commercial Officer. Andrew Brown has been appointed to the newly created role of Chief Marketing Officer (CMO).

10-07-2018 07:40:41 • 3 minute(s) read
Author Sparks Team

discoverIE Group (DSCV); Notice of extraordinary general meeting

Stock flat at 424.0p at 8:22

The board of DSCV has referred to an earlier announcement on June 5, where it identified a technical non-compliance issue with respect to certain historical dividends not being paid in accordance with the Companies Act 2006. An extraordinary general meeting will be conducted on 26 July 2018 for passing a special resolution.

11-07-2018 07:26:32 • 1 minute(s) read
Author Sparks Team

Globalworth Real Estate (GWI); interim dividend payment of €0.27 per ordinary share


GWI has announced that the board of directors have approved the payment of interim dividend of €0.27 per ordinary share for the six month financial period ending 30 June 2018.

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