Helium One Global Ltd (LON:HE1) said its planned exploration drilling programme at the Rukwa project in Tanzania was awarded an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Certificate on May 4, meaning the AIM-quoted company has all necessary permits in place to start exploration drilling in early June.
Arix Bioscience PLC (LON:ARIX) said after the close on Wednesday that its portfolio company, Autolus Therapeutics PLC (NASDAQ:AUTL), has announced new data highlighting progress in the company’s AUTO1 CAR T cell therapy, with an abstract presentation to be presented at the European Hematology Association All-Virtual Congress on June 9-17, 2021. The company said Autolus noted AUTO1 demonstrated a tolerable safety profile in adult patients with IBCL despite high disease burden. Early data in 10 patients showed 100% complete remission rates and excellent CAR engraftment/expansion.
E-therapeutics PLC (LON:ETX) said forming partnerships and deals will be key priorities for the coming year, including for its new RNA interference (RNAi) platform as this is an area currently commanding significant and attractive deals.
finnCap Group PLC (LON:FCAP) said one of its executive directors, Stuart Andrews, has exercised options over 1.1mln shares at a price of 14p per share under the company’s EMI Plan.
Incanthera plc (LON:INC) said its chairman Tim McCarthy and chief executive Simon Ward will give a presentation on the company’s current corporate status and activities at the Shares and AJ Bell investor evening webinar on May 19.
Shanta Gold Limited (LON:SHG) said it has appointed Michelle Jenkins as an independent non-executive director of the company with immediate effect. The company said Jenkins has extensive experience across Africa including currently as the executive for finance and administration (South Africa) for Orion Minerals Ltd and as a non-executive director of Kumba Iron Ore Limited.
Argo Blockchain PLC (LON:ARB) said it has completed the acquisition of two data centres in the Canadian province of Quebec as part of its strategy to increase its control over the cryptocurrency mining facilities which host its machines.
Eurasia Mining PLC (LON:EUA), a platinum group metals and gold producer, said it received several proposals, including a proposal from a credible party for the potential acquisition of substantially all of the company’s assets. “We are delighted to have received a proposal from a credible party that could allow us to pay a significant dividend to all shareholders,” said executive chairman Christian Schaffalitzky.