Teleradiology specialist Medica Group PLC (LON:MGP) is expanding into the fast-growing clinical trials market with the £15.6mln acquisition of RadMD, a US-based imaging contract research organisation (iCRO).
PowerHouse Energy Group PLC (LON:PHE) has identified 77 sites in the UK as potential locations for facilities using its waste-to-energy DMG technology. In an update to the market on the company’s progress, Powerhouse said the development of the UK pipeline will form the springboard for the international expansion of the Powerhouse business model.
Oriole Resources PLC (LON:ORR) said it reached an agreement with joint venture partner IAMGOLD Corp (IAMGOLD) over the funding of exploration work at the Senala gold project in Senegal. IAMGOLD will carrying forward an underspend of US$172,000 from the third year of exploration work into Year 4.
Caerus Mineral Resources PLC (LON:CMRS) has made good progress with analysis in regards to its projects in Cyprus, and is well ahead of schedule with compilation and creation of a substantial database and Geological information System based on records held by the Mines Department of Cyprus and the Geological Survey. With 14 former producing mines on the Caerus licences, there is a sizeable volume of useful historic information to be processed to provide the basis for 3-D modelling and interpretation of the project geology.
LoopUp Group PLC (LON:LOOP) said it has delayed the publication of its results for the year to December 31, 2020, saying that a routine technical review by the group’s auditor, Grant Thornton, has not been completed in time for the preliminary release, regarding the amortisation treatment of intangible assets from the acquisition of MeetingZone in 2018. The company said this is a non-cash, technical accounting review and reconfirmed its in line 2020 results which include revenue of £50.2mln compared to £42.5mln in 2019, and earnings (EBITDA) of £15.3mln, up from £6.4mln the year before. The group added that it is working with its auditors to complete the review and will provide clarity on a revised date for our preliminary results as soon as possible.
Panthera Resources PLC (LON:PAT) has noted that the Government of India has passed a new bill (MMDR2021) to amend the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Act of 2015 (MMDR2015). MMDR2021, which has now been passed by both houses of Parliament, is expected to become law in the second quarter of this calendar year. The company believes that the new MMDR2021 may have an impact on its joint venture partner, Metal Mining India Pvt Ltd, in terms of its right to secure approval for its prospecting licence applications (PLAs) for the Bhukia and Taregaon projects.
Amryt Pharma PLC (LON:AMYT, NASDAQ:AMYT) said it has received positive feedback from the American drug regulator as it seeks sign-off for its Myalept drug for use in patients with partial lipodystrophy (abnormal distribution of fat).
Alliance Pharma PLC (LON:APH) tripled its dividend for 2020, saying the new year has started well as it integrates the substantial acquisition of Biogix and eyes other opportunities to add to its portfolio.
Chariot Oil & Gas Limited (LON:CHAR) has agreed to acquire a renewable and hybrid power developer in a deal worth up to US$2mln, paid mostly in shares.
Alpha Growth PLC (LON:ALGW)(OTCQB: ALPGF) announced it has completed the share purchase acquisition of Bermuda-based holding company Northstar Group and its wholly-owned Providence Life Assurance Company.
Belvoir Group PLC (LON:BLV) said its chief executive Dorian Gonsalves and its chief financial officer Louise George will provide a live presentation to retail investors reporting on the roup’s final results for the year ended December 31, 2020 via the Investor Meet Company platform on 12 April 2021 at 4.30pm BST.
KRM22 PLC (LON: KRM) said it has posted to shareholders the Annual Report & Accounts for the year ended December 31, 2020, as well as a notice of the Annual General Meeting to be held on April 28 2021 at 10am.