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Friday 13 August, 2010

13-Aug-2010 05:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 17:00

FTSE 100 AVIVA ORD 25P 387.40 5.47% TUI TRAVEL ORD 10P 201.20 4.47% CAIRN ENERGY ORD 8/13P 468.30 3.42% LEGAL&GEN. ORD 2 1/2P 90.75
13-Aug-2010 05:00 PM

PLUSquoted Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 17:00

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13-Aug-2010 04:31 PM

FBD Holdings sets date for interims

FBD Holdings will announce its interim results for the six months to the end of 30 June on 25 August. Story provided by
13-Aug-2010 04:30 PM

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

Overall Market CENTRAL CHINA ORD 1P 4.63 8.82% GLOBEOP SHS USD0.12 (DI) 248.25 3.65% RANGE RES. ORD NPV (DI) 5.78 3.58% FYFFES ORD EUR0.06 29.25
13-Aug-2010 04:28 PM

Union warns against increasing student debt

The University and College Union has warned against further increases to the cost of a university degree. The warning came after a new survey revealed that student debt is already approaching £25,000. The annual student survey from Push says students wh
13-Aug-2010 04:15 PM

Hargreaves Lansdown sets date for FY results

Financial services group Hargreaves Lansdown will be announcing its preliminary results for the year to the end of June on 1 September. Story provided by
13-Aug-2010 04:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 16:00

FTSE 100 AVIVA ORD 25P 388.30 5.72% TUI TRAVEL ORD 10P 200.40 4.05% LEGAL&GEN. ORD 2 1/2P 90.95 3.47% CAIRN ENERGY ORD 8/13P 468.20
13-Aug-2010 03:56 PM

Egypt Trust Fund beats benchmark

The Egypt Trust Fund's net asset value fell by 11.2% in the three months to the end of June. This compares with a fall of 13.67% in its benchmark index - IFC Investable Egypt in US dollars. The fund's share price fell by 6.19% during the perio
13-Aug-2010 03:47 PM

BAA and Unite to hold talks

Talks aimed at averting a strike at six UK airports will be held on Monday at the conciliation service ACAS. BAA said it hoped the meeting with the Unite trade union would "quickly conclude an agreement, in the interests of the travelling public, ou
13-Aug-2010 03:40 PM

Germany reveals record GDP growth

The German economy grew by 2.2% in the three months to the end of June, figures released by the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) and Eurostat show. Destatis said that such quarter-on-quarter growth had never been recorded before in reunified Germany
13-Aug-2010 03:30 PM

DQE International posts loss of Rs109.76m

First quarter revenues at DQ Entertainment's Indian subsidiary DQE International were in line with the company's plans at INR239.12m. The firm posts a loss of Rs109.76m with fluctuations of the rupee with the other currencies resulting in an ex
13-Aug-2010 03:30 PM

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

Overall Market SPEYMILL DEUT. EUR0.05 0.07 8.33% STILO INTL ORD 1P 2.50 5.26% DAWSON HLDGS. ORD 1P 5.38 4.87% CHINA MEDICAL ORD USD0.005 (DI) 44.50
13-Aug-2010 03:15 PM

UoM inflation expectation rises

US consumers' one-year inflation expectation has risen to 2.8% in early August. The University of Michigan/Thomson Reuters preliminary August reading showed a 0.1 point increase from July. But five year inflation expectations fell from 2.9% to 2.7%
13-Aug-2010 03:11 PM

UoM consumer sentiment up at 69.6

US consumer sentiment increased in early August from July, the latest University of Michigan/Thomson Reuters survey shows. The survey's preliminary August reading on the overall index on consumer sentiments rose to 69.6 from 67.8 in July. Story
13-Aug-2010 03:06 PM

US business inventories rise

US manufacturers' and trade inventories were estimated at $1,359.9bn in June, the US Department of Commerce said today (13 August). This was up 0.3% from May and 0.2% up on June last year. Shipments were estimated at $1,080.5bn - down 0.6 % from
13-Aug-2010 03:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 15:00

FTSE 100 AVIVA ORD 25P 389.20 5.96% TUI TRAVEL ORD 10P 200.00 3.84% STD LIFE ORD 10P 210.50 3.34% LEGAL&GEN. ORD 2 1/2P 90.65
13-Aug-2010 02:40 PM

US court rules against Lilly on Strattera patent

The US District Court for New Jersey has ruled against Eli Lilly & Co in its patent litigation for Strattera (atomoxetine). The court ruled that Lilly's method-of-use patent for Strattera is invalid. The patent had been set to expire in May of 20
13-Aug-2010 02:30 PM

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

Overall Market WEST. & ORIENT. ORD 0.5P 1.00 5.26% CERES POWER ORD 5P 85.25 3.65% BEACON HILL ORD 0.25P 8.63 2.99% CPPGROUP ORD 10P 234.50
13-Aug-2010 02:26 PM

Novatek H1 profits up 96.7%

Novatek's first half profits rose by 96.7%. Second quarter total revenues grew by 11.1% to RUB25,706m primarily due to higher natural gas and liquid hydrocarbons' prices as well as increased sales volumes of natural gas and liquefied petroleum
13-Aug-2010 02:07 PM

Bank of Georgia signs loan deals with EBRB

Bank of Georgia has signed three loan agreements totalling $50m with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. The facilities mature in five years and can be drawn down by Bank of Georgia within 18 months. Chief executive Irakli Gilauri sa
13-Aug-2010 02:02 PM

Investec director retires

Sir Chips Keswick has retired from the boards of Investec plc and Investec Limited with effect from today (13 August0. Story provided by
13-Aug-2010 02:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 14:00

FTSE 100 AVIVA ORD 25P 385.90 5.06% TUI TRAVEL ORD 10P 200.60 4.15% STD LIFE ORD 10P 210.20 3.19% LEGAL&GEN. ORD 2 1/2P 90.65
13-Aug-2010 01:51 PM

US core CPI up 0.1%

The US Consumer Price Index for all items less food and energy services - the core CPI - rose by 0.1% in July after rising 0.2% in June, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today (13 August). Story provided by
13-Aug-2010 01:49 PM

US Consumer Price Index up 0.3%

The US Consumer Price Index increased 0.3% in July on a seasonally adjusted basis, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today (13 August). Over the last 12 months, the index increased 1.2% before seasonal adjustment. Story provided by StockMarket
13-Aug-2010 01:47 PM

US retail sales ex-auto up 0.2%

US retail sales excluding motor vehicles and parts rose by 0.2% in July, the US Department of Commerce said today (13 August). Story provided by

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