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Petrel Resources raises capital; eyes Iraq prospects

Oil company Petrel Resources said it would raise £0.25m via a share placing and expected to enter development talks with Iraqi authorities.

New shares in...

Tue, 26/05/2020 - 08:48

IP Group's Oxford Nanopore Technologies raises £48.4m to support growth

IP Group, the developer of intellectual property-based businesses, said its portfolio company Oxford Nanopore Technologies had raised an additional £48.4m of new capital to support...

Tue, 26/05/2020 - 08:41

Aston Martin's Andy Palmer to step down as CEO

Luxury carmaker Aston Martin Lagonda said that Dr Andy Palmer would step down as president and chief executive officer on 25 May 2020.

The company...

Tue, 26/05/2020 - 08:19

Shield Therapeutics appoints Hans Peter Hasler as chairman

Iron deficiency focused Shield Therapeutics said it had appointed current director Hans Peter Hasler as its new chairman.

Hasler had joined the company's board in...

Tue, 26/05/2020 - 08:02

Ferguson's Mike Powell resigns to join Mondi as CFO

Plumbing company Ferguson said that Mike Powell, chief financial officer, had resigned in order to take up a role as CFO of Mondi.

Powell was...

Tue, 26/05/2020 - 07:49

EasyJet's Andrew Findlay to step down as CFO

Budget airline EasyJet said that chief financial officer Andrew Findlay was expected to step down from his role in May 2021.

Tue, 26/05/2020 - 07:46

Modern Water wins equipment order from Sichuan province in China

Membrane technology developer Modern Water said it had won an equipment order worth CNY3.56m (around £410k) from Sichuan province in China.

The order involved its...

Tue, 26/05/2020 - 07:43

Bahamas Petroleum Company looks to drill first exploration well as soon as year end

Oil and gas exploration company Bahamas Petroleum Company said the drilling of its first well would get underway between 15 December 2020 and 1 February...

Tue, 26/05/2020 - 07:42

Tracsis wins two rail contracts

Traffic analytics group Tracsis said it had two major rail contracts, with customers did not identify.

The first was a 'significant contract' for the provision...

Tue, 26/05/2020 - 07:38

Westminster wins contract to provide fever screening equipment

Security services company Westminster said its technology division had won a $665k contract from an investment management company, which it didn't identify.

The contract involved...

Tue, 26/05/2020 - 07:34