Jon has been reporting on stock markets for over twenty-five years for audio text companies (remember them?!), newswires, and websites. He helped set up MarketEye News for ICV/Topic in the 1990’s before moving on to become a Markets reporter at AFX News. After over 10 years, which saw him rise to the dizzy heights of Markets Editor at AFX, the firm’s acquisition by Thomson Corp and subsequent takeover of Reuters, he moved on in 2012. Prior to Proactive Investors, he was News Editor for thisismoney.co.uk, the Mail Online’s financial website.
The FTSE 250-listed firm said the business – which will become part of BBA's aftermarket services arm, Ontic - is expected to contribute revenue of around US$27mln in its first full year of ownership
The German bank's analysts concluded: “If our base case of a semi-soft Brexit is achieved, this removal of ‘fat tail’ risks should be a positive”
The BBC News website said the track and other facilities are part of a plan by the UK firm – founded by inventor James Dyson - to start selling a "radical" electric car from 2021
Milan Patel, dotdigital’s chief executive officer said: "This year reflects substantial progress against the company's strategic aims in accelerating our platform capabilities into the omnichannel space, continuing to innovate our product, growing geographically and deepening our relationships with our strategic partners”
In a very brief statement ahead of its Annual General Meeting, to be held later today, the group also said its financial position remains strong.
Dr Balaji Ganeshan, Global Business Development Director of Feedback Medical Ltd, said: "The order of TexRAD by such a cutting-edge medical facility as the Samsung Medical Centre is a great validation of the capabilities of our technology platform"
Playtech said it had sold 11.4mln Plus500 ordinary shares, also at a price of 1,550p each, representing about 9.99% of Plus500's issued share capital
The AIM-listed firm added that the strong revenue performance contributed to “increasing management confidence that this trend will accelerate into 2019 and beyond”