John has been covering financial markets since before the FTSE 100 existed, starting out on the Industries and Commodities team at Dun & Bradstreet, before moving on to Datastream, where he was head of the news team for several years. After a succession of management roles at Thomson Reuters he returned to front-line journalism in 2006. Prior to joining Proactive Investors he was managing editor at Sharecast.
In line with the group's vigorous sales pod expansion plan, it has opened new offices this month in Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, Atlanta and Madrid
"We believe we are well placed to take advantage of the opportunities ahead of us and remain extremely confident that Immotion Group is set to become the leading out of home immersive VR operator in the world," said Martin Higginson, the CEO of Immotion
"We are pleased with the group's continued organic growth, in a year in which our markets were impacted by the Fortnite phenomenon," said Andrew Day, the chief executive officer of Keywords
The two acquisitions made last year - Santon and Cursor Controls - have bedded down well
During the current financial year, headwinds, in the form of Brexit uncertainties, difficult global financial market conditions and investor anxiety, have slowed the pace at which the company has been able to grow funds under management
Next 15 said its collection of data businesses under the MIG brand will be reorganised in the coming months under one consistent brand
Knutson wishes to pursue other interests but will remain onboard until his replacement is found
"Our fund-raiser in November 2018 positions us well to build on the operational progress already achieved and to continue to focus on our longer-term goals of maximising the clinical opportunities for TexRAD® and new business opportunities for Cadran," said Dr Alastair Riddell, the executive chairman of Feedback.
Our tweaked UK take on the famous "Dogs of the Dow" strategy performed very well in its first year (to end January 2018) but pooped on the pavement in the second year
Stockpot's "AIM sustainable dividends" virtual portfolio was conceived as a way of screening out the "jam tomorrow" companies on AIM to focus on those companies capable of paying rising dividends. The last couple of months have seen almost 18 months of gains wiped out.
In another update on the "mindless momentum" mechanical investment strategy - this time on small caps worth less than £100mln - nine of the 10 stocks head for the door having failed to sustain their momentum.
After setting the IPO price at the bottom of the range failed to prevent a disastrous stock market debut for Funding Circle, the stock is beginning to recover. It's a tricky stock to value because of the alleged disruptive nature of the peer-to-peer (P2P) lending model but in the US, investors seem a lot more sceptical about...