Author stories Proactiveinvestors Author stories RSS feed en Wed, 29 Mar 2017 04:17:17 +0100 Genera CMS (Proactiveinvestors) (Proactiveinvestors) Capital Mining's Ford says 'Trump Dump' is realisation of US administration's limitations Capital Mining's editor Alastair Ford discusses the 'Trump Dump' sell-off witnessed across equity markets recently and expects the impact on miners to be limited given the mood of 'positivity' in the sector.

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:13:00 +0000
'We are a solid proposition' says Alecto Minerals PLC as it appoints Capital Drilling at Mowana Mark Jones, chief executive at Alecto Minerals (LON:ALO) talks to Proactive Investors about the progress the group is making at Mowana in Botswana and the appointment of Capital Drilling for the drill and blast contract.

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:03:00 +0000
SDX Energy chief highlights 'very strong performance' in 2016 Paul Welch, chief executive at SDX Energy (CVE:SDX; LON:SDX) discusses the group's 2016 financial results with Proactive Investors.

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:38:00 +0000
Private & Commercial Finance making big strides towards bank status Scott Maybury, chief executive officer at Private & Commercial Finance (LON:PCF), talks to Proactive Investors about the progress the company is making towards achieving bank status and how it looks confidently towards the future.

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 15:59:00 +0000
Synairgen's chief hails exciting IPF data from LOXL2 inhibitor programme Richard Marsden, chief executive at Synairgen (LON:SNG) discusses the further positive data from its LOXL2 inhibitor programme against the lung disease IPF.

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 15:19:00 +0000
Openreach deal removes a lot of uncertainty for BT, Accendo's Van Dulken says Mike Van Dulken, Head of Research at Accendo Markets, says the deal BT reached with Ofcom to separate Openreach is positive for the group as it "removes a lot of uncertainty."

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 15:02:00 +0000
"Cautiously optimistic" news about global economy support mining shares - Alastair Ford Mining expert Alastair Ford discusses Fed rates and the US dollar after Trump’s election and its impact on the industry.

He says "cautiously optimistic" news about the US and global economy are supportive of the mining sector.

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 14:47:00 +0000
Clinigen Group PLC boss excited about perampanel South Africa approval Chief executive of Clinigen Group PLC (LON:CLIN) Shaun Chilton explains the significance of the firm's approval for perampanel, a treatment for seizures associated with epilepsy.
"This is the first new anti-epileptic to be approved in South Africa for quite a number of years," he told Proactive's Charlotte Kan, adding that epilepsy affects one in every 100 people in the country.

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 12:57:00 +0000
Amur Minerals Corp looking to bolster resource at Kun-Manie Robin Young, chief executive of Amur Minerals Corporation PLC (LON:AMC), talks us through its plans to drill two new targets at the Kun-Manie nickel prospect in Russia.
A total of 15,000 metres of in-fill and step out holes are planned, though Amur has enough supplies in place to drill 20,000m.

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 11:31:00 +0000
Digital approach is changing the old school model, says SyndicateRoom chief On International Women's Day, Gonçalo de Vasconcelos, chief executive of investment portal SyndicateRoom, talks to Proactive about new research, which showed women investors were found to be much more likely to seek out alternative investment platforms.
"The really interesting part here is the differential between the male investor perception and the female investor perspective whereby female investors, their level of disaatisfsaction with typical brokers is more than twice that of males," he said.

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 11:22:00 +0000