Hurricane Energy maintained production guidance on Monday after a strong first quarter performance.
UK Commercial Property REIT slashed its quarterly dividend as it worked to continue rent collection during the Covid-19 pandemic on Monday, .
Analysts at Liberum raised their target price on financial derivatives trader IG Group from 725p to 740p on Monday, stating the group was likely to continue benefiting from the recent heightened volatility seen across markets.
London's second-tier index started the week on the front foot as investors cheered news on both sides of the Pond that authorities were moving to gradually ease the lockdown measures put in place to stem the Covid-19 pandemic.
Stocks across the Continent started the week higher, buoyed by news of falling Covid-19 infections across much of the European Union and moves to ease lockdowns in France, Germany, Italy and Spain.
The focus on Tuesday will be on the US central bank as monetary policymakers in Washington DC start two days of deliberations.
Loungers revealed on Monday that non-executive director Robert Darwent had acquired three million ordinary shares in the AIM-listed hospitality group.
A vaccine against the Covid-19 coronavirus might be possible before the end of 2020, a leading research group said.
London stocks closed in positive territory on Monday, as investors welcomed news that several countries were set to ease their lockdowns, even if the UK was not there yet.
Billionaire Bill Gates said his foundation will give its “total attention” to the Covid-19 pandemic and try to find a cure to put an end to the ongoing crisis.
Biotechnology company Tiziana Life Sciences has filed a provisional patent application on the combination of nanoparticle-Actinomycin D (NP-ACT D) with anti-interleukin-6 receptor monoclonal antibody (anti-IL-6R), it announced on Monday, as a potential therapy for the management of Covid-19 disease.
RBC Capital Markets downgraded its rating on homeware retailer Dunelm to ’sector perform’ from ‘outperform’ on Monday following the recent rally in the shares.
Windar Photonics has received another order for 30 of its ‘WindVision’ systems, it announced on Monday, to be delivered in 2020.
Barclays has reinstated its coverage of IG Group with an ‘overweight’ recommendation, after the online trading platform reported bumper trading.
London’s FTSE 100 was up 1. 1% at 5,815. 63 in afternoon trade on Monday.
Wall Street stocks traded higher at the open on Monday as market participants reacted to news that several US states were already eyeing a phased reopening of economic activity.
Analysts at JP Morgan kicked off coverage of South Africa-based asset manager Ninety One with a 'neutral' recommendation and 170. 0p December 2020 target price.
Shareholders have told companies to claw back executive bonuses paid at companies that have cancelled dividends during the Covid-19 crisis or reduce bonuses the following year.
Corero Network Security announced the appointment of Lionel Chmilewsky as an executive director and chief executive officer-designate on Monday, with effect from 1 May.
Stobart Group has reached agreement with EY - the administrators of Connect Airways - to acquire Stobart Air and Propius, it announced on Monday.
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