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15:59
SigmaRoc gobbles up Topcrete and Allen Concrete
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Buy-and-build construction materials group SigmaRoc announced the acquisition of Topcrete and its wholly owned subsidiary Allen Concrete on Thursday, for an initial cash consideration of £9m and a deferred conditional cash consideration of £3. 5m, subject to certain adjustments in respect of completion accounts.

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15:51
Keywords Studios acquires development service provider d3t
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Video games industry technical services provider Keywords Studios announced on Thursday that it has acquired d3t for a total consideration of £3m from the founders Jamie Campbell and Stephen Powell, and “others”.

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15:20
Plexus sells wellhead equipment arm to TechnipFMC
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Oil and gas engineering services business Plexus Holdings announced the sale of its wellhead exploration equipment and services business for Jack-Up applications to FMC Technologies, a subsidiary of TechnipFMC, on Thursday.

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15:08
CentralNic pens deal with KSregistry, confirms delay to SK-NIC acquisition
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Domain name sales company CentralNic Group said on Thursday that it has agreed with Germany's KSregistry for its wholesale division to provide its services for 14 top-level domain extensions currently managed by Open Registry, which KSregistry recently acquired from Group NCC.

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14:49
Genel Energy upbeat on production at Kurdish assets
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Genel Energy updated the market on its trading and operations for the third quarter on Thursday, reporting that net production in the period averaged 33,810 barrels of oil per day, with production for the nine months ending September 2017 averaging 36,030 bopd.

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14:46
Revenues showing 'good progress', says Zytronic
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Zytronic issued a pre-close statement ahead of the announcement of the group's results for the year to 30 September on Thursday, which it expected to take place in December.

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12:51
New Zealand's lurch left sends Kiwi dollar crashing
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The New Zealand dollar crashed on Thursday, after it emerged that a socialist-populist coalition would be making up the country’s next government.

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11:46
Asia report: Markets mixes on data, Kiwi dollar crashes
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Markets in Asia finished mixed on Thursday, as investors were kept busy with a raft of economic data from China.

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09:27
LondonMetric offloads another two joint venture DFX properties

LondonMetric Property announced on Thursday that it has sold a further two DFS retail properties in Swindon and Swansea for £13. 9m, on behalf of its DFS joint venture.

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09:22
Stobart confirms bumper dividend after ESL sale
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Infrastructure and support services company Stobart Group posted its interim results for the six months to 31 August on Thursday, reporting a surge in underlying EBITDA to £131. 8m, from £20. 2m in the same period last year.

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08:51
IWG warns on profits as market weakness continues
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Flexible workspace provider IWG updated the market on its current trading on Thursday, reporting that the previously-anticipated sales improvement in the third quarter from the increase experienced in sales activity was weaker than expected, which resulted in a pause in the recovery of its mature business.

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08:45
Rolet stepping down from LSE, reports solid third quarter
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London Stock Exchange announced the departure of chief executive Xavier Rolet on Thursday, confirming he would leave the group by the end of December next year after nine years with the company.

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08:26
SEGRO sees solid rental growth in third quarter
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Property investment and development company SEGRO updated the market on its trading for the period from 1 July to 18 October on Thursday, reporting that it contracted £8. 8m of new headline rent in the third quarter, including £3. 8m in rent from existing space.

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00:08
US close: Dow clears 23,000 mark as IBM surges

Gains for Big Blue on the back of its latest quarterly numbers pushed the Dow clear of the 23,000 point mark on Wednesday, with investors very much focused on the steady stream of corporate results coming out.

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18 Oct
Artilium opens new office in Germany
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Telecommunications software and solutions provider Artilium announced the opening of a new office in Germany on Wednesday.

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18 Oct
New US clients boost Eckoh in first half
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Secure payment products and customer contact solutions provider Eckoh updated the market on its trading on Wednesday, for the six months to 30 September.

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18 Oct
Ncondezi Energy raises £0.75m in oversubscribed placing
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Ncondezi Energy announced on Wednesday that it has conditionally raised a total of £0. 75m before expenses through an oversubscribed placing of 15 million ordinary shares, at a price of 5p per ordinary share.

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18 Oct
Altus Strategies granted Daro exploration licence in Ethiopia
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Africa-focussed exploration project generator Altus Strategies announced on Wednesday that it has been granted the Daro exploration licence targeting potential Kuroko-style Volcanogenic Massive Sulphide copper and gold deposits in the Tigray Regional State of northern Ethiopia.

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18 Oct
Gama Aviation takes 100pc of Gama MENA in $5m deal
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Gama Aviation announced the acquisition of the 51% interest in Gama MENA, currently owned by Jet Set Equity Partners, for a cash consideration of $5. 1m on Wednesday, following which it will own 100% of Gama MENA.

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