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  1. September 17, 2014

    Aim market gets in gear as brokers cash in on IPOs

    In the summer of 2013, Bob Mackenzie rang his old friend Jim Durkin, chief executive of City brokerage Cenkos. Mr Mackenzie,...

  2. September 16, 2014

    AstraZeneca swallows bittersweet pill with Eli Lilly Alzheimer’s deal

    Consciousness, the lens through which humans perceive the world, is ill-adapted for perceiving itself. The paradox is...

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  1. Private Business 2013

    Often in the shadow of their quoted rivals, Britain’s growing number of private busine...
  2. Southern Africa Mining 2012

    The region has not made the most of what should have been a rosy period...
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  1. September 16, 2014

    Hurricane hails Shetland well test

    Hurricane Energy, the energy company exploring for oil to the west of Shetland, said flow tests at its Lancaster prospect...

  2. September 15, 2014

    FRC fines Worthington Nicholls external auditor

    The accountancy watchdog has levied a hefty fine on the external auditor of Worthington Nicholls, the now defunct...

  3. September 15, 2014

    Gemfields turns to Sri Lanka for sapphires

    Gemfields, the Aim-quoted precious stone miner, has extended its reach to Sri Lanka by buying a majority stake in 16...

  4. September 15, 2014

    MySale continues European expansion with Danish stake acquisition

    MySale, the online retailer backed by Topshop boss Sir Philip Green and Mike Ashley of Sports Direct, is continuing its...

  5. September 14, 2014

    Rangers investors must be in it for the love, not the money

    The existential question hanging over Rangers International Football Club is every bit as emotionally charged as that facing...

  6. September 14, 2014

    London heads for record IPO year despite earlier loss of appetite

    London is heading for a record year in terms of initial public offerings, despite the waning of enthusiasm for some...

  7. September 12, 2014

    Boardroom trades September 6

    Paul Dollman and Miriam Greenwood both joined the board at Smart Metering Systems during the past year but neither held a...

  8. September 9, 2014

    Blur group seeks to reassure investors after profit warnings

    Blur Group, the embattled “eBay for business services” company, sought to reassure investors on Tuesday with its first...

  9. September 9, 2014

    SafeCharge boosts revenues and pays maiden dividend

    Payments processor SafeCharge paid a maiden dividend and raised forecasts, five months after launching on London’s junior...

  10. September 9, 2014

    Quindell says it won libel victory against Gotham City

    Quindell has revealed that the High Court has ruled in favour of its libel action against Gotham City Research, the US short...

  11. September 2, 2014

    4D Pharma shares jump as biomedicine trials get go-ahead

    Shares in 4D Pharma, the biotech venture backed by investor heavyweights Neil Woodford and Lansdowne Partners, rose 10 per...

  12. beyondbrics

    September 2, 2014

    Guest post: UK investors dive into Indian debt

    By Ian Dixon of Investec Following his government’s first budget there has been much debate about the amount of change...

  13. August 29, 2014

    Highlights from this week’s Investors Chronicle

    Buy: AGA Rangemaster (AGA) Despite recent weakness, new ranges are set to widen Aga’s appeal and a forward price to earnings...

  14. August 25, 2014

    Chi-Med draws on the past for the future

    Hutchison China MediTech represents the past and the future of China’s pharmaceuticals industry. Much of its revenues come...

  15. August 21, 2014

    Put out fewer flags for US’s world bank regulator role

    There is bald eagle rather than an elephant in the room during rows over US banking regulation. Americans typically believe...

  16. August 21, 2014

    Quindell shares fall over cash flow fears

    Shares in Quindell fell 12 per cent on Thursday, despite upbeat first-half results that the insurance claims processor said...

  17. August 18, 2014

    Tales of the uneggspected show power of political risk

    In mature democracies, businesses need only plan for a narrow range of external influences. In unstable countries, the...

  18. August 10, 2014

    Neil Woodford: ‘Pied Piper’ of Aim

    Neil Woodford has been hailed as the “Pied Piper” of fund management after the prices of a slew of minnow companies he named...

  19. August 7, 2014

    In spite of selfies, do not write off the celebrity autograph

    The autograph is dead, or so some would have you believe. Celebrities including pop singer Taylor Swift and former Australia...

  20. August 6, 2014

    African Minerals reveals Timis inquiry result

    One of the most prominent London-listed miners in Africa has been prompted to disclose an internal investigation into...

  21. August 5, 2014

    WANdisco secures $10m credit line from HSBC

    Shares in WANdisco rose on Tuesday after the fast-growing software group secured a $10m credit facility with HSBC to fund...

  22. August 3, 2014

    Isa investors can take Aim but will they hit their targets?

    Individual savings accounts are “a trusted brand” and “should be mainstream investment products”, said Mark Hoban, financial...

  23. July 29, 2014

    Savannah Petroleum to float on Aim

    Niger-focused oil and gas company Savannah Petroleum intends to float on London’s junior market Aim to raise capital to...

  24. July 27, 2014

    UK brickmaker finally climbs price wall

    It takes Michelmersh about 12 weeks to make a brick. That kind of lead time engenders patience. Martin Warner, boss of the...

  25. July 25, 2014

    How to . . . invest in university knowhow

    Universities are engines of innovation, where promising ideas that start in the classroom or laboratory evolve into highly...

  26. July 22, 2014

    Jazz club joins Italian listing surge

    The Blue Note Milano, with links to the legendary Greenwich Village venue, has become the first jazz club to list its shares...

  27. July 18, 2014

    Shares in Trinity hit a 52-week low

    Shares in Trinity Exploration & Production hit a 52-week low this week as the Aim-quoted oil and gas supplier with assets in...

  28. July 17, 2014

    British TV industry claims City has ‘abandoned’ it

    The City has “abandoned” British television production companies, leaving them with little option but to sell to larger US...

  29. FT Alphaville

    July 16, 2014

    African Minerals: Dermot Coughlan resigns

    African Minerals Limited (AIM: AMI) announces that Dermot Coughlan, one of its independent non-executive directors, has...

  30. July 15, 2014

    World Cup gives boost to betting group GVC Holdings

    Strong growth in all its markets and a fillip from the World Cup helped sports betting and gaming group GVC Holdings report...

  31. July 14, 2014

    SFO launches probe into Sweett Group over Mideast contract

    Britain’s Serious Fraud Office has launched an investigation into Sweett Group, following allegations that a former member...

  32. FT Alphaville

    July 14, 2014

    Quindell trading update

    Quindell Plc (AIM: QPP.L), a leading provider of software, consultancy and technology enabled outsourcing in its key...

  33. July 11, 2014

    Adam Pollock leaves Panmure Gordon for Zeus Capital

    Adam Pollock, the head of corporate broking at Panmure Gordon and a well-known figure in the small-cap sector, has left to...

  34. FT Alphaville

    July 9, 2014

    Quindell and legal profitability

    At the heart of the debate around Quindell, since it came under attack from Gotham Research, are a few simple questions. How...

  35. July 8, 2014

    Listings double at London’s Aim

    The Alternative Investment Market surges on with double the number of companies joining it so far this year compared with...

  36. July 4, 2014

    Regulator ends investigation into former Torex chief

    The UK accountancy regulator has closed an investigation into a former executive of Torex Retail, a software company that...

  37. July 4, 2014

    Non-stick chewing gum maker Revolymer appoints new chief

    Revolymer, the Wales-based maker of non-stick chewing gum, is appointing a new chief executive to lead its next phase of...

  38. June 29, 2014

    UK hopes to attract and hold on to tech group success stories

    Sheffield may not have been the obvious choice when David Richards was searching for a European headquarters for his Silicon...

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