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.
The Freshwater development on the Isle of Wight is being delivered by the same team as Morgan Ashley's Ryde scheme, namely Funding Affordable Homes, Southern Housing (as registered provider) and Stoneham Construction.
"Although we have not executed on any acquisitions during the first quarter of the year, we continue to appraise opportunities and maintain a disciplined approach. With a significant war chest, we remain in a strong position to add to our portfolio during the year."
In respect of the application to reopen the Kochang gold mines, the county authorities, whose opinion is sought by the relevant province, wished the company well in its endeavours to bring the industry back to the county
"Mkango is uniquely positioned in the rare-earths sector with an advanced stage rare-earths project in a favourable jurisdiction and a strong strategic partnership with Talaxis," said William Dawes, Mkango's CEO
Tharisa has previously alerted the market to a number of headwinds it is facing, which means half-year earnings will likely be around three-fifths lower year-on-year.
"Our DCM fine chrome project is a remarkable achievement, delivering its first saleable chrome concentrate to the market," said Leon Coetzer, the chief executive officer of Jubilee
The loan provides a solid reserve of working capital at this pivotal point of development as the company advances the ramp-up of the T2 phase of the La Parrilla mine to design capacity.
Rainbow continues to believe in the prospects for the Gakara Project and is confident that investment in new mining machinery and new pits will serve as the foundation for a sustainable and profitable operation
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...