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Friday 16 July, 2010

16-Jul-2010 05:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 17:00

FTSE 100 BP $0.25 407.15 1.34% INVENSYS ORD 10P 265.30 1.34% BURBERRY GRP ORD 0.05P 799.50 1.14% COMPASS GROUP ORD 10P 557.50
16-Jul-2010 05:00 PM

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16-Jul-2010 04:30 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 15:00 and 16:00

Overall Market INDIA STAR ORD 0.2P 0.30 20.00% SAREUM ORD 0.025P 0.23 9.76% CAZA OIL & GAS COM NPV (CDI) 7.13 5.63% UKRPRODUCT ORD 10P 38.00
16-Jul-2010 04:28 PM

Airport staff threaten strike

Long suffering air travellers could be hit by further summer strikes after Unite announced today that it was to hold a strike ballot amongst BAA staff. The Union will ballot 6,185 staff including security staff, engineers, firefighters and support staff
16-Jul-2010 04:20 PM

ProVen Growth & Income NAV falls

The net asset value of ProVen Growth & Income VCT's ordinary shares stood at 72.8p at the end of May - down from 74.1p at the end of February. Story provided by
16-Jul-2010 04:06 PM

Aquarius Platinum assesses change in codes of practice

Aquarius Platinum is assessing the impact of changes to mining codes of practice issued by the principal inspector of mines in the north-west region of South Africa. The firm says its subsidiary, Aquarius Platinum (South Africa) (Proprietary), received a
16-Jul-2010 04:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 16:00

FTSE 100 BP $0.25 407.95 1.54% INVENSYS ORD 10P 265.50 1.41% BURBERRY GRP ORD 0.05P 799.00 1.08% BAE SYS. ORD 2.5P 318.90
16-Jul-2010 03:51 PM

Octopus AIM VCT beats indices

Octopus AIM VCT's net asset value rose 2.2% between the end of February and the end of June to 83.8p per share. This compares with a fall in the AIM All share Index of 1% and in the Small Cap Index, excluding investment trusts, of 5.6%. Story p
16-Jul-2010 03:48 PM

Highway Capital preserves cash resources

Highway Capital continues to keep expenditure to a minimum to preserve its cash resources. The company remains a 'cash shell' and the board continues to identify and evaluate target companies as it seeks opportunities to maximise value. The
16-Jul-2010 03:37 PM

Newbury Racecourse redevelopment makes progress

Newbury Racecourse has made further progress in its redevelopment plans. It said the three month period when third parties can submit an application for a judicial review, challenging the lawfulness of the outline planning permission had expired without
16-Jul-2010 03:30 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 14:00 and 15:00

Overall Market SOLO OIL ORD 0.01P 0.40 5.26% AMBRIAN CAPITAL ORD 10P 24.25 4.30% AVESCO GROUP ORD 10P 80.50 3.87% CASPIAN HLDGS. ORD 0.1P 0.61
16-Jul-2010 03:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 15:00

FTSE 100 BP $0.25 414.15 3.09% INVENSYS ORD 10P 267.60 2.22% STD LIFE ORD 10P 194.80 1.94% BURBERRY GRP ORD 0.05P 805.00
16-Jul-2010 02:49 PM

US core CPI up 0.2%

The Consumer Price Index for all items less food and energy - the core CPI - rose by 0.2% in June after increasing by 0.1% in May, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics said today (16 July). It said a broad array of indexes posted increases, including shelt
16-Jul-2010 02:46 PM

US CPI down 0.1%

The US Consumer Price Index fell by 0.1% in June on a seasonally adjusted basis, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said today (16 July). Over the last 12 months, the index increased 1.1% before seasonal adjustment. Similarly to April and May, a declin
16-Jul-2010 02:38 PM

Unite to ballot BAA workers over pay dispute

Trade union Unite is balloting 6,000 members for strike action at BAA's six UK airports in a dispute over pay. It said BAA staff accepted a pay freeze in 2009 and this year the company was offering only a 1% rise plus an extra 0.5% which is conditio
16-Jul-2010 02:30 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 13:00 and 14:00

Overall Market BRINKLEY MINING ORD 0.15P 0.85 6.25% ENEGI OIL ORD 1P 22.50 4.65% CASPIAN HLDGS. ORD 0.1P 0.63 4.10% BRAIME'A'N/V 'A'NON.V ORD 25
16-Jul-2010 02:10 PM

Merkel thanks China for euro support

German chancellor Angela Merkel has thanked China for its support in helping EU efforts to stabilise the euro. Merkel - who was meeting China president Hu Jintao in Beijing - said Germany and China had co-operated well in tackling the global financial
16-Jul-2010 02:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 14:00

FTSE 100 BP $0.25 416.40 3.65% EURASIAN ORD USD0.20 866.50 2.85% STD LIFE ORD 10P 196.50 2.83% BR.AIRWAYS ORD 25P 209.30
16-Jul-2010 01:58 PM

OGDCL reveals gas find at Kohat

Pakistan's Oil and Gas Development Co Ltd has revealed a gas find from the Sheikhan No.01 exploratory well in Kohat, Khyber Pukhtoonkhawa. OGDCL is the operator alongside joint venture partners Tullow Pakistan (Development), Mari Gas Co and Saif Ene
16-Jul-2010 01:49 PM

Goldman Sachs pays record $550m over misleading investors

Goldman Sachs has agreed to pay a record $550m settlement over misleading investors in a subprime mortgage product just as the US housing market was starting to collapse. Goldman also acknowledged that its marketing materials for the subprime product con
16-Jul-2010 01:30 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 12:00 and 13:00

Overall Market CASPIAN HLDGS. ORD 0.1P 0.53 10.53% BORDERS & STH. ORD 1P 74.25 6.45% AMINEX ORD EUR0.06 7.88 3.28% HIGHLAND GOLD ORD 0.1P 138.00
16-Jul-2010 01:21 PM

Impax Asian Environmental NAV falls

Impax Asian Environmental Markets net asset value fell 2.4% in June. This compares with falls in the MSCI AC Asia Pacific ex-Japan index, the FTSE Environmental opportunities Asia Pacific ex-Japan Index (EOAX and the FTSE Environmental Opportunities Japa
16-Jul-2010 01:13 PM

WIN board continues to back IMImobile Europe offer

WIN's board continues to recommend the 141p per share cash offer by IMImobile Europe despite a potentially higher offer from ECI Partners and Mobile Interactive Group. WIN said it noted the announcement by ECI and MIG that they had approached the b
16-Jul-2010 01:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 13:00

FTSE 100 BP $0.25 416.25 3.61% BR.AIRWAYS ORD 25P 210.20 3.24% BURBERRY GRP ORD 0.05P 814.00 2.97% EURASIAN ORD USD0.20 866.50
16-Jul-2010 12:54 PM

Brian Myerson resigns from Liberty

Brian Myerson has resigned as a non-executive director of Liberty plc with immediate effect. This follows the decision earlier in the week of the Panel of Takeovers and Mergers. Story provided by

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