Company news

Griffin Mining appoints COO

Griffin Mining has appointed Mark Hine as chief operating officer. He is a mining engineer having graduated from the Western Australia School of Mines, a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a member of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. He has extensive mining experience with over 25 years of senior […]

Mining Sector: Forte Energy edges up after update on JV with European Uranium

Forte Energy’s (LON:FTE) shares edged up in late trading despite higher full-year losses after it completed the payment to earn a 50% interest in European Uranium Resources’ Slovak subsidiaries Forte Energy said it had now completed payment of the entire amount of cash consideration of C$500,000 to European Uranium Resources under the agreement to earn […]

CMA clears Continental-Veyance deal

The Competition Markets Authority has cleared the anticipated acquisition by Continental AG of Veyance Technologies. The CMA has decided on the information currently available not to refer the transaction to a phase 2 investigation under the provisions of the Enterprise Act 2002. The text of this decision will be placed on the Competition and Markets […]

Edinburgh Worldwide replaces multi-currency loan

Edinburgh Worldwide Investment Trust’s three year fixed rate multi-currency loan from National Australia Bank of £10.0m, €11.4m and US$16.35m has been repaid and replaced with a five year fixed rate multi-currency loan from National Australia Bank of £7.5m, €9.4m and US$25.6m. At 2:55pm: (LON:EWI) Edinburgh Worldwide Investment Trust Plc share price was -2.87p at 380.63p […]

Advanced Oncotherapy awards options

Advanced Oncotherapy has awarded options over 40 million ordinary shares to three executives and a non-executive director. Chief executive Sanjeev Pandya and executive chairman Mike Sinclair were each awarded 5 million options while chief financial officer Nicolas Serandour was awarded 10 million options. The options have an exercise price of 5p per share and an […]

FinnAust assays confirm extended high grades at Hammaslahti

FinnAust Mining says assay results have confirmed the discovery of additional high grade copper, zinc, silver and gold mineralisation, which extends the previously identified high grade polymetallic mineralised lode at its Hammaslahti project in Finland. Hammaslahti is one of three copper, zinc and nickel projects the company is actively exploring in southern Finland. FinnAust said […]

Orange Polska agreements with rating agencies expire

Orange Polska has announced the expiration of its agreements with credit rating agencies Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s. Orange Polska says its decision to discontinue the rating of the company and/or its subsidiaries follows the switch towards intra-group financing, upon which it has concluded financing agreements with the Orange Group. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

Vodafone expands high-speed network connections in Americas

Vodafone has announced a more than threefold increase in the number of points of presence available to enterprise customers across the US, Canada and South America, enabling global businesses to gain the benefit of global internet protocol virtual private network (IP-VPN) services from a single supplier. The global MPLS-enabled network will ultimately connect 212 PoPs […]

Condor PFS and updated PEA to take longer

Condor Gold’s pre-feasibility study and updated preliminary economic assessment on its La India project in Nicaragua will take approximately one month longer than anticipated. Condor previously stated that a pre-feasibility study on La India open pit would be released by the end of September. The scope of work for the proposed PFS was based only […]

CMA clears Caledonian sleeper franchise deal

The Competition and Markets Authority has cleared the anticipated acquisition of the Caledonian sleeper franchise by Serco Caledonian Sleepers. The CMA has decided, on the information currently available, that a relevant merger situation under the provisions of the Enterprise Act 2002 will not be created. The full text of this decision will be placed on […]

Ryanair welcomes EU confirmation on state aid rules

Ryanair has welcomed the EU Commission’s confirmation that the airline’s airport agreements at Brussels Charleroi, Frankfurt Hahn, Alghero and Stockholm Vasteras airports comply with the Market Economy Investor Principle and do not infringe the EU State aid rules. The Charleroi finding affirms the EU Court’s December 2008 ruling and brings to an end this long-running […]

Frontline and TI set up VLCC Chartering

Frontline Management (Bermuda) and Tankers International have formed a new company, VLCC Chartering. The aims of the company will be to: – create a larger fleet with more flexibility and more options for cargo owners and a single point of contact to access these benefits; – reduce voyage related expenses and thereby improve the net […]

CMA looks at Marston takeover of Collectica

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is looking at the completed acquisition by Marston Holdings of Collectica. The CMA is considering whether this transaction has resulted in the creation of a relevant merger situation under the provisions of the Enterprise Act 2002 and, if so, whether that situation has resulted in a substantial lessening of […]

Lok'nStore appoints adviser

Lok’nStore, the self-storage company, has appointed finnCap Ltd as the company’s nominated adviser and broker with immediate effect. At 9:57am: (LON:LOK) Lokn Store Group PLC share price was 0p at 219p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

Gem Diamonds sells 198 carat Letseng diamond

Gem Diamonds has sold the 198 carat white diamond – the recovery of which was announced on 5 August – for US$ 10.6m (US$53,746 per carat) in accordance with its colour, clarity and expected polished yield at Letšeng’s September tender. Gem Diamonds chief executive Clifford Elphick said: “The sale of this large, high quality white […]

Leed changes registered office

Leed Resources’ registered office address has changed to 55 Gower Street, London, WC1E 6HQ with immediate effect. At 9:39am: (LON:LDP) Leed Resources PLC share price was +0.01p at 0.06p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

Pensions most attractive form of saving, says Altmann

Pensions have become the most attractive form of saving, according to the government’s champion of older workers, Ros Altmann. She says that the latest announcement of tax free inheritance for pensions, on top of the Budget reforms already announced, will have profound implications for the future of UK private pensions. She says: “It is not […]

Global executives withdraw resignations

Members of Global Investment House’s executive management have withdrawn their resignations. The board and the company’s executive management jointly announced that they had reached an agreement resolving all the issues that led to the resignations submitted group chief executive Maha Al Ghunaim; chief executive Bader Al Sumait; executive vice-president, HR, administration and marketing Khawla Al […]

Global executives withdraw resignations

Members of Global Investment House’s executive management have withdrawn their resignations. The board and the company’s executive management jointly announced that they had reached an agreement resolving all the issues that led to the resignations submitted group chief executive Maha Al Ghunaim; chief executive Bader Al Sumait; executive vice-president, HR, administration and marketing Khawla Al […]

Bacanora expansion plans for Sonora

Bacanora will start a significant drilling and exploration programme in early November. Bacanora says it is working with several key industry consultants to design a full scale lithium plant and mining operation, capable of up to 50,000 tonnes per annum of lithium carbonate equivalent to complement the already defined indicated resource of 3.26 million tonnes […]

Showing page 1 of 349

MoneyWeek magazine

Latest issue:

Magazine cover
Avoid the dinosaurs

Why smaller stocks are better bets

The UK's best-selling financial magazine. Take a FREE trial today.
Claim 4 FREE Issues

Which investment platform?

When it comes to buying shares and funds, there are several investment platforms and brokers to choose from. They all offer various fee structures to suit individual investing habits.
Find out which one is best for you.