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Small Cap Feast – 01 October 2019
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Kaspi.kz, the largest Payments, Marketplace and Fintech Ecosystem in Kazakhstan with a leading market share in each of its key products and services. GDR offering expected Oct 2019. In the first half of 2019, the Company generated total revenue of KZT226,862m (U.S. $598m), up 34% and net income of KZT77,001m (U.S. $203m), up 54%
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Registration document approved for Helios Towers. The Group provides essential network services, flexible infrastructure solutions and reliable power supply to mobile network operators in five African growth economies. Revenue increased 7 per cent. year-on-year to US$191m (H1 2018: US$178m), with Adjusted EBITDA up 15 per cent. year-on-year at US$99m (H1 2018: US$86m) for the six months ended 30 June 2019.
Thor Mining* (THOR.L) 0.58p £4.8m
FY Jun 19 results yesterday afternoon.
Op Highlights: Tungsten: Upgraded Definitive Feasibility Study (DFS) for the Molyhil tungsten/ molybdenum project. Acquisition of a 40% interest in the nearby Bonya deposits, which were subsequently drilled with successful outcomes. Scoping Study for the Pilot Mountain tungsten project in Nevada in the United States was released in September 2018, indicating the potential for profitable operations for up to 12 years. Notes that Tungsten price is showing signs of recovery.
Copper: EnviroCopper (Thor 25%) – Successful in securing an Australian Government grant of A$2.85m towards the costs of demonstrating an ISR process at Kapunda. (In -Situ recovery). Post year end EnviroCopper Limited announced an initial resource estimate containing copper, at Moonta, adding to the existing resource estimate for Kapunda.
The Group incurred a loss after taxation of £735,000 (2018 loss: £1,249,000).
Year end cash of £523,000 (2018: £1,374,000).
Infrastrata (INFA.L) 0.42p £6.3m
The UK quoted company focused on strategic infrastructure projects, is pleased to announce that it has signed heads of terms to purchase the principal assets of Harland and Wolff Heavy Industries Limited and Harland and Wolff Group Plc from administrator BDO NI for a total consideration of £6m.
The Assets comprise of a m u l t i – p u r p o s e fabrication facility, quaysides and docking facilities in the port of Belfast, Northern Ireland, ideally suited for the energy infrastructure industry and the Company’s projects.
MXC Capital (MXCP.L) 102.5p £68.9m
“The technology focused adviser and investor, is pleased to announce that it has made a £4.9m investment into Channel Islands Media Group Limited (“CIMG”), its newly established joint venture with the Bailiwick Investment Limited (the “BIL”), a specialist fund which is administered and managed by Ravenscroft Limited, with whom MXC has an existing partnership.
The Investment has enabled CIMG to complete the acquisition of The Guernsey Press Company Limited and its wholly owned subsidiary, Guernsey Distribution Limited (together, “The Guernsey Press”) (the “Acquisition”).
The Guernsey Press is a key source of news and information across the Bailiwick of Guernsey, offering multi-media platforms such as the website and app “GY4U”, as well as the production and distribution of the local newspaper and the wholesale and distribution of national newspapers and magazines. Using technology, the intention is to enhance the content and market share of both the website and app and to provide a full managed service for the digital needs of the Guernsey business community.
B r e e d o n G r o u p (BREE.L) 65.3p £1.1bn
The construction materials group in Great Britain and Ireland, has today acquired Roadway Civil Engineering & Surfacing Ltd (“Roadway”), an integrated asphalt production and contract surfacing business in North Wales, for a total consideration of up to £13.5m.
Roadway is a family-run business based in Llay near Wrexham. Founded in 2000, it specialises in local a u t h o r i t y t e r m maintenance, minor road maintenance schemes and associated civil engineering works. The purchase of the business coincides with the opening of a new asphalt plant on its Wrexham site. Key management will remain with the business.
The total consideration, subject to completion adjustments, comprises £10.8m payable in cash on completion, together with up to £2.7m of deferred consideration payable in cash on performance over the next five years. In the year to 31 July 2018 – p r i o r t o t h e introduction of its new asphalt production capability – Roadway reported underlying EBITDA of £1.3m and profit before tax of £1.3m on revenues of £5.1m.
GAN (GAN.L) 77.6p £66.12m
The award-winning developer and supplier of enterprise-level B2B Internet gambling software, services and online gaming content in the United States, today announced the release of quarterly key performance indicator s (Q3). Gross Operator Revenue, , increased 202.7% yearo v e r – y e a r and 47.3% quarter-over – q u a r t e r t o $80.9m. This change was driven by strong growth in real money regulated gambling in the US.
· Active Player-Days at 5.4m is an increase of 59% year-over-year and increase of 13.5% quarter over quarter.
Share (SHRE.L)30p £43.1m
Co mpl et io n of p r e v i o u s l y announced acquisition of an active book of accounts from J.P. M o r g a n A s s e t Management.
Successful transfer of these accounts, with over 13,000 accounts being on boarded with The Share Centre over the weekend. The accounts hold a range of J.P. Morgan Investment Trusts and/or OEICs and following the migration, customers are able to invest in a wide range of investment vehicles through the platform
Manolete Partners (MANO.L) 485p £211m
“The leading UK-listed insolvency litigation f i n a n c i n g company, announces that Patrick Lineen has decided to retire at the end of December 2019, following the successful IPO of the Company last year. Patrick will step down as Chief Financial Officer on 7 October 2019 when he will be replaced as CFO by Mark W r e n f o r d Tavener. Patrick will remain on the Board until 27 November 2019 and will then retire at the end of the year to ensure an orderly and smooth handover.
Mr Tavener previously worked in RSM’s corporate finance department. Prior to RSM, Mr Tavener held roles at IPSX, Deloitte, T-Mobile and PwC.”
Amryt P h a r m a (AMYT.L) 130p £209m
The biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and delivering innovative new treatments to help improve the lives of patients with rare and orphan diseases, today announces that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has d e s i g n a t e d t h e investigation of AP101 (Oleogel-S10) for the t r e a t m e n t o f Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) as a Fast Track d e v e l o p m e n t program. The FDA has recognised that EB is a serious disease, and that there are no FDA-approved treatments for this condition. Additionally, the FDA has noted that Amryt has generated preliminary clinical data from an ongoing Phase 3 trial, which supports continued study.
Anglo Asian Mining (AAZ.L) 140.5p £161m
The gold, copper and silver producer focused in Azerbaijan, announced that representatives of the British Embassy in Azerbaijan recently visited the Company’s Gedabek gold, copper and silver mine. A presentation was made to the recently appointed British Ambassador to Azerbaijan, Mr. James Sharp.
Maintel (MAI.L) 421p £60m
Ioan MacRae, aged 46, will be joining the Company as Chief Executive Officer on 14 October 2019.
P r i o r t o t h i s appointment, Ioan was Managing Director for the UK and Ireland of Avaya, a global leader in communications and has held a number of senior leadership positions in the industry both within the UK and internationally. He has considerable experience in leading businesses through
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