Headlines from the Proactive UK newsroom.
AfriTin Mining (LON:ATM) has produced is first tin concentrate from the Uis mine in Namibia. The miner has also signed an offtake deal with a Thai group.
BlueRock Diamonds (LON:BRD) has sold a fifth diamond this year for more than US$50,000. The 7.63 carat diamond fetched US$52,000.
Ixico’s (LON:IXI) next results will be materially ahead of current market expectations. The brain data specialist said revenue growth continued to be strong in the second half.
Motif Bio (LON:MTFB) is to instigate a study of its Iclaprim antibiotic as a treatment against Listeria. The study will be funded by the US infectious diseases agency and follows on from encouraging pre-clinical work.
House sales sparked into life in August, with the number of agreed deals rising by 6.1% compared to a year ago. It’s reportedly the highest August number for four years.
FTSE 100 chief exec pay is on the decline according to Deloitte. Average annual earnings dropped to £3.4mln last year from £4mln.