Johnston Press thankful for small mercies

Johnston press printing press at Dinnington

Pensions liability is less than expected for stretched media group

Small-cap Week, February 6

Lakehouse, Premier Oil, Plethora Solutions, InternetQ, and On the Beach in the news

Research at Immunocore

The force behind UK’s biotech successes

George Robinson spent years building Adaptimmune and Immunocore

Miami Dolphins’ owner buys into London housing

Stephen Ross takes stake in specialist in small city dwellings

GSK strengthens alliance with Adaptimmune

Drugmakers in deal to speed up trials of cancer medication

Justin Gover CEO of GWPharma at their offices of Regents St 1/2/2016 For Biz Life
©Anna Gordon

Key moment for medical marijuana maker

Hope that positive trial will lead to cannabinoid blockbuster drug

Circle a lesson in listed partnerships

UK healthcare provider’s woes reveal risks

Zeus expected to drop bid for Novum

Tax fraud charge against co-founder casts cloud over takeover

Purplebricks plans recruitment drive

Online agent reports pre-tax loss of £6.4m loss in first results since listing

Fairline Targa 58 Gran Turismo illustation

Fairline yachts sold to Russian investors

Boat builder bought out of administration saving 100 jobs

Long-term aim is for biotechs to make switch

Aim’s healthcare sector index was up 26% last year

Isle of Man resists ownership register

Public register would ‘drive owners to other countries’

Winterflood profits rocked by market turmoil

Close Brothers’ securities arm hurt by lower activity on Aim

Tiddlers head for less predictable waters

Changing risks in small companies makes forecasting difficult

Bovis confident of increasing profits

Housebuilder on the acquisition trail as it makes the most of favourable trading conditions

Poundland shares slip towards price on its shelves

Narrow focus makes chief’s job ones of the toughest in UK retail

Small-cap Week, January 9

Majestic Wine, Johnson Service Group, Corero Network Security and APC Technology in the news

Games Workshop warns on full-year profit

Seller of Warhammer figurines says December sales disappointed

Man Utd kicks off with China TV deal

First football club to launch a dedicated 24-hour channel in China

Devolution for south London rail urged

Integrating services into Overground could raise capacity 130%


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