Ilika revenues rise

Ilika reports total revenue of £329,000 for the six months to the end of October (H1 2015: £254,000).

Operating losses rose to £2.2m from £1.0m and pre-tax losses of £2.2m were up from £1.8m.

Chief executive Graeme Purdy said: "In the first half of the year we have intensified commercial discussions with potential solid-state battery licensees, further strengthened our IP portfolio and augmented our materials discovery programmes."