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Last Trade - 29/06/20

Sector
Financials
Size
Micro Cap
Market Cap £n/a
Enterprise Value £n/a
Revenue £6.05m
Position in Universe th / 1050

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug. 14

Tue 14th August, 2018 7:44am
(Adds futures, company items)
    Aug 14 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100  .FTSE  index is seen opening up 20
points at 7,662 on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures
 FFIc1  up 0.3 percent ahead of the cash market open. 
    
    * ROYAL MAIL: Britain's Royal Mail  RMG.L  has been fined 50 million pounds
($64 million) for discriminating against Whistl, its only major competitor
delivering letters, regulator Ofcom said on Tuesday. urn:newsml:reuters.com:*:nL5N1V51IN
    * ANTOFAGASTA: Chilean copper producer Antofagasta  ANTO.L  announced first
half EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation) were
down 16.2 percent versus a year earlier and said trade tensions were clouding
the short-term copper demand outlook.  urn:newsml:reuters.com:*:nL5N1UZ70O
    * ESURE: UK insurer esure Group Plc  ESUR.L  has agreed to be bought out by
Bain Capital Private Equity at a 1.21 billion pound ($1.55 billion) valuation,
the company said on Tuesday.  urn:newsml:reuters.com:*:nL4N1V14O1
    * BHP: The union at the world's largest copper mine, Escondida in Chile, has
called off a strike planned to start on Tuesday after agreeing to extend talks
with operator BHP  BLT.L  for another day.  urn:newsml:reuters.com:*:nL1N1V503H
    * John Menzies: John Menzies Plc  MNZS.L  half-year profit rose 15.4
percent, as the logistics provider benefited from higher cargo volumes and new
contracts in its aviation business.  urn:newsml:reuters.com:*:nL4N1V52OX
    * SPORTS DIRECT:  Mike Ashley's Sports Direct International Plc  SPD.L  is
promising to pay suppliers to House of Fraser only for goods sold since Friday,
when the sportswear retailer took over the department stores, The Times reported
on Monday. (http://bit.ly/2B5Cu0w)
    * ESURE: Britain's esure  ESUR.L  is in advanced talks over a possible 1.17
billion pound ($1.49 billion) bid from Bain Capital Private Equity, the
insurance company said on Monday, sending its shares more than 30 percent
higher.  urn:newsml:reuters.com:*:nL5N1V42OE
    * WPP: WPP  WPP.L  is set to move out of its central London headquarters
after 30 years, in another break with the past following the departure in April
of founder and CEO Martin Sorrell from the world's largest advertising company.
 urn:newsml:reuters.com:*:nL5N1V4630
    * ARTEMIS: UK asset manager Artemis, which holds a 6 percent stake in LumX
Group Ltd  LUMX.S  through its Artemis Alpha Trust  ATS.L , is trying to exit
its holding, Financial Times reported on Tuesday. (https://on.ft.com/2w5toLg)
    * The UK blue chip index closed down 0.3 percent at 7,642.45 on Monday, as
the Turkish currency crisis continued to rattle global markets while a possible
1.17 billion pound bid for esure sent shares in the insurance company surging
over 30 percent.  urn:newsml:reuters.com:*:nL5N1V458W
    * For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on: cpurl://apps.cp./cms/?pageId=livemarkets
    
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 (Reporting by Justin George Varghese)
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