Empiric Student Property sells Stirling freehold for £2m
Tue 17 October 2017 09:58
(ShareCast News) - Empiric Student Property has exchanged contracts to sell the freehold of the Forthside Way site in Stirling for £2m excluding costs.
Virgin Money performing in line as credit behaviour remains 'stable'
Tue 17 October 2017 09:05
(ShareCast News) - Virgin Money updated the market on its third quarter trading on Tuesday, reporting that profitability, earnings and underlying return on tangible equity were all in line with expectations.
CMA condition satisfied in IP Group offer for Touchstone
Tue 17 October 2017 08:57
(ShareCast News) - IP Group's offer for Touchstone Innovations was back on track on Tuesday morning, following a statement from the Competition and Markets Authority confirming that the competition watchdog had decided not to refer the merger to a Phase 2
AstraZeneca's Imfinzi clears latest FDA regulatory hurdle
Tue 17 October 2017 08:51
(ShareCast News) - AstraZeneca and its global biologics research and development arm MedImmune announced on Tuesday that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted a supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) for Imfinzi (durvalumab), f
Airbus agrees to purchase majority stake in Bombardier's C-Series programme
Tue 17 October 2017 08:48
(ShareCast News) - French aeronautical firm Airbus agreed to pick up a majority stake in Bombardier's C-Series jet project, just weeks after the US government announced it would impose a 300% import tariff on the plane after receiving a complaint from Chi
Big four supermarkets relying on inflation for growth - Nielsen, Kantar find
Tue 17 October 2017 08:30
(ShareCast News) - Major supermarket groups Tesco, Sainsbury's, Asda and Morrisons continued to both grow sales and lose ground to discounters, with Aldi and Lidl contributing the entire grocery market's volume growth in recent weeks.
Rough diamond sales drop at Anglo American's De Beers
Tue 17 October 2017 08:20
(ShareCast News) - Sales at Anglo American's De Beers diamond business fell in the eighth sales cycle of the year, in line with the group's expectations.
Moneysupermarket Q3 revenue rises as insurance business does well
Tue 17 October 2017 08:07
(ShareCast News) - Price comparison website Moneysupermarket.com reported a jump in revenue for the third quarter and said it was "on track for another record year".
Mediclinic earnings still laid low amid Abu Dhabi turnaround
Tue 17 October 2017 08:03
(ShareCast News) - First-half earnings from Mediclinic International will be down around 10% at the underlying level as the hospital operator turns around its Middle East business.
Netflix 'on track' for $11bn revenues after quarterly beat
Tue 17 October 2017 08:01
(ShareCast News) - Video-streaming group Netflix said it was "on track" to top $11bn worth of sales in its current financial year as the firm boosted its revenue 30% over the three months leading to 30 September.