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.
Travis Perkins has reportedly replaced the chief executive at Wickes and is accelerating plans to sell the chain
"Some time in the making, these board changes constitute the next of several steps placing Regency on a sustainable long-term development pathway," said CEO, Scott Kaintz
A geological trend of decreasing grade in vanadium for magnetite-rich layers from west to east in the Bushveld Complex accounts for the lower grades on the Brits Project in comparison to the grades at the operating Vametco Mine.
The results of the first and second phases of the New Luika drilling campaigns will be combined and analysed.
The second quarter was a bit of a mixed bag, with a sharp decline in diamond and coal production, although the ramp-up in production at Minas-Rio was ahead of schedule
A total of 489 core samples were prepared by Intertek Laboratories in Johannesburg and assayed for 65 elements by Genalysis Laboratories in Australia using aqua regia digest with ICP finish.
The supported care housing firm warned on 25 June that it was up against the clock on three Morgan Ashley extra care schemes that will now fall into the current fiscal year
The Mchinji licence has been granted for the exploration of nickel, cobalt, gold, base metals, graphite, platinum group metals, ilmenite, vanadium, chrome, uranium, rare earth elements and other minerals.
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...