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    1. September 5, 2011

      Kofax weakened by second-half results

      Shares in Kofax fell by 17 per cent after a decline in second-half sales dragged down full-year revenues at the UK document...

    2. FT Alphaville

      August 4, 2011

      Offer talks terminated

      First BSkyB, then Laird and now Misys. Ouch. It’s not a great time to be in merger arb (in the UK at least). All the more so...

    1. October 28, 2010

      Promethean World hurt as US schools’ IT budget is hit

      Shares in Promethean World fell 17 per cent on Thursday after the educational IT provider said sales growth was slowing amid...

    2. FT Alphaville

      October 6, 2010

      How not to camouflage a profit warning

      Autonomy is a company that specialises in ‘meaning-based computing’ alongside other enterprise software offerings. It’s not...

    3. FT Alphaville

      August 24, 2010

      Promethean (World) Unbound

      Ocado has competition. Not from Tesco or one of the other big supermarkets groups, but a maker of interactive whiteboards...

    4. April 1, 2010

      Intec issues profit warning

      Analysts said Intec Telecom Systems could be vulnerable to a takeover bid after the telecommunications billing software...

    5. March 31, 2010

      Intec Telecom shares dive on profit warning

      Analysts said Intec Telecom Systems could be vulnerable to a takeover bid after the telecommunications billing software...

    6. February 20, 2010

      Driving instructor groups slam industry practices

      In the week that Red Driving School went into administration, driving instructors' associations hit out at industry...

    7. February 20, 2010

      Driving instructors slam industry practices

      In the week that Red Driving School went into administration, driving instructors’ associations hit out at industry...

    8. February 9, 2010

      Patsystems benefits from growth in Asia

      Patsystems on Tuesday reported a double-digit rise in turnover for 2009 as it shrugged off the loss of its lucrative...

    9. February 5, 2010

      Autonomy reaches nine-year high but Footsie is in tailspin

      Only five blue-chip stocks rose yesterday as sovereign debt fears sent the FTSE 100 tumbling.Autonomy was among the few...

    10. February 4, 2010

      Autonomy reaches nine-year high but Footsie is in tailspin

      Only five blue-chip stocks rose on Thursday as sovereign debt fears sent the FTSE 100 tumbling.Autonomy was among the few...

    11. January 6, 2010

      Autonomy quashes revenue rumours

      Autonomy on Wednesday reassured investors by saying its 2009 revenue would be $740m (£463m) – in line with market forecasts...

    12. December 14, 2009

      Patsystems in $4m Turkey derivatives deal

      Patsystems, the derivatives software group, on Monday underlined the scale of its push into providing full technology for...

    13. June 26, 2009

      US acquisition Allscripts helps to bolster Misys

      Misys, the banking and healthcare software group, has reported better-than-expected results from Allscripts, which it...

    14. June 26, 2009

      US acquisition Allscripts bolsters Misys

      Misys, the banking and healthcare software group, has reported better-than-expected results from Allscripts, which it bought...

    15. January 23, 2009

      Buoyant Autonomy in $775m expansion

      Autonomy, the search software company, hopes to make further inroads into the compliance and regulation market with the US...

    16. January 22, 2009

      Autonomy buys US software group for $775m

      Autonomy, the search software company, hopes to make further inroads into the compliance and regulation market with the US...

    17. October 21, 2008

      Fidessa hits low after key clients’ difficulties

      Shares in Fidessa slumped to a three-year low after the trading technology group warned it would not be immune from the...

    18. October 21, 2008

      Fidessa hits low after key clients' difficulties

      Shares in Fidessa slumped to a three-year low after the trading technology group warned it would not be immune from the...

    19. October 3, 2008

      Autonomy expects to top forecasts

      Autonomy , the search software company, bucked the gloomy prognosis for IT groups as burgeoning demand for its...

    20. February 22, 2008

      Vanco bows to investor pressure

      Vanco, the virtual network operator, will change its accounting policies after it bowed to the investor disquiet that has...

    21. February 19, 2008

      Bish aims to unify disjointed Dicom

      Reynolds Bish, the new chief executive of Dicom, said he hoped to unify the company after the supplier of image-scanning...

    22. February 19, 2008

      Bish aims to unify disjointed Dicom

      Reynolds Bish, the new chief executive of Dicom, said he hoped to unify the company after the supplier of image-scanning...

    23. February 15, 2008

      Detica charts stable course in spite of market uncertainty

      Detica Group, the information technology services and consulting group, has seen no further slowdown in its investment...

    24. February 12, 2008

      Fidessa hails fertile market

      Fidessa, the bank trading technology group, has yet to see any spending slowdown from its critical financial services...

    25. February 9, 2008

      Brighter outlook for Fidessa

      Fidessa , the financial software group, added 4.8 per cent to 750p after two brokers - Numis Securities and Panmure Gordon...

    26. February 1, 2008

      Coda gives the nod to Unit 4's 205p offer

      Coda has recommended the 205p-a-share offer from Unit 4 Agresso, its Dutch rival, after no other offers emerged for the UK...

    27. January 31, 2008

      Coda recommends offer

      Coda has recommended the 205p a share offer from Unit 4 Agresso, its Dutch rival, after no other offers emerged for the UK...

    28. January 15, 2008

      Coda unveils bid approach

      Shares in Coda gained nearly 16 per cent after the accountancy software group revealed Unit 4 Agresso, a Dutch rival, had...

    29. November 9, 2007

      Shares halve after Pure Wafer warning

      Shares of Pure Wafer lost almost half their value as the silicon wafer reclamation group warned of the impact of the dollar...

    30. November 9, 2007

      Shares halve after Pure Wafer warning

      Shares of Pure Wafer lost almost half their valueas the silicon wafer reclamation group warned of the impact of the dollar...

    31. September 19, 2007

      Boiler puts focus on Ceres

      Dealers continued to digest the demonstration by Ceres Power of the fuel cell group's combined heat and power boiler. In a...

    32. June 15, 2007

      Brains trust picks FTSE rise

      The collected brains of the London financial service industry are quietly optimistic about the fortunes of the stock market....

    33. May 30, 2007

      CSC vetoes merger of Isoft and IBA

      Isoft and IBA Health were last night still seeking a meeting with Computer Science Corporation after the US group...

    34. May 9, 2007

      Torex banks add £5m to cash injection

      The consortium of banks supporting Torex Retail injected a further £5m into the struggling retail software business at the...

    35. February 15, 2007

      SMALL-CAPS: STRONG START FOR LATEST CHINESE ENTRANT TO AIM

      *HaiKe Chemical Group made a strong debut as the petrochemical group became the latest Chinese company to list on Aim....

    36. January 27, 2007

      Torex shares suspended after profits warning

      Shares in Torex Retail have been suspended in the wake of a profits warning just a week after the retail software group,...

    37. December 8, 2006

      SMALL-CAPS: RUMOURS ABOUT PHILIPS' INTEREST CENTRE ON ISOFT

      *Isoft was in focus in advance of interim figures on Monday amid rumours Dutch group Philips Electronics was poised to make...

    38. December 8, 2006

      Bid approach sweeps SurfControl higher

      Shares in SurfControl, the internet content filtering group, surged by nearly a third after it said it had received an...

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