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New Britain Palm Oil Limited - Update on Cash Takeover from Sime Darby Plantation

Fully integrated producer of sustainable palm oil, New Britain Palm Oil Limited, has today provided an update regarding the cash offer by Sime Darby Plantation Sdn Bhd for all the issued NBPOL shares at a price of GBP 7.15, with respect to the status of the European Union merger filing.

For the Statement from the EU Commission, please click on the link below (Source, London Stock Exchange RNS):

New Britain Palm Oil Limited - Update on Cash Takeover from Sime Darby Plantation

Gleeson (MJ) Group Plc - Interim Management Statement

MJ Gleeson Group Plc has announced an Interim Management Statement, covering the period from 1 July 2014 to 31 October 2014. The Board expects results for H1 2014 to show a strong increase over H1 2013. Based on the current level of trading in Gleeson Homes and potential further site sales in Gleeson Strategic Land in the second half, the Board believes the out-turn for the year to 30 June 2015 will exceed current expectations.

For the full results, please click on the link below (Source, London Stock Exchange RNS):

Gleeson (MJ) Group Plc - Interim Management Statement

El Oro Ltd - Performance and Asset Allocation

El Oro Ltd has released an update regarding its investments section of the website, demonstrating the Group's Listed share price performance (on total returns basis) from December 1994. Furthermore, the portfolio's asset allocation has been analysed by industry sector for the three years to 30 June 2014. The graphs can be found at the following address: http://www.eloro.com/investments.html

Netcall Plc - AGM Statement

Leading customer engagement software provider Netcall Plc will be holding its Annual General Meeting in London at 10.30 am today. Netcall Plc has released a statement to be made at said AGM today, found by clicking the link below (Source, London Stock Exchange RNS):

Netcall Plc - AGM Statement

Driver Group Plc - Contract Award

Global construction and engineering consultancy, Driver Group Plc, has announced the award of a Project Management Contract by the Sultanate of Oman, Ministry of Transport and Communications. Under the terms of the contact, Driver Consult (Oman) LLC will provide consultancy services for the management of the Batinah Expressway. The contract duration is three years with a total value of £7.8m.

For the full story, please click on the link below (Source, London Stock Exchange RNS):

Driver Group Plc - Contract Award

Latham (James) Plc - Half Yearly Report

James Latham Plc has announced results for the half year period ended 30 September 2014. showing operating profit being up 18.8% up on £4.6 million last year. The board has declared an interim dividend of 3.7p per Ordinary Share (2013: 3.4p), which is covered 5.5 times (2013: 5.0 times).

For the full results, please click on the link below (Source, London Stock Exchange RNS):

Latham (James) Plc - Half Yearly Report

Marston's Plc - Preliminary Results

Marston's Plc has released preliminary results for the 52 weeks ended 4 October 2014. Underlying Group revenue is up 1% to £787.6 million, with underlying profit before tax down 3.6% to £83.0 million, reflecting disposals and a shorter trading period. Like for like profit growth has however been observed in the retained pub estate and the final dividend is up 4.9% to 4.3p per share reflecting progress and confidence in strategy.

For the full preliminary results, please click on the link below (Source, London Stock Exchange RNS):

Marston's Plc - Preliminary Results

United Utilities Group Plc - Half Year Results

United Utilities Group PLC has released half year results for the period ended 30 September 2014. Underlying operating profit is up £3 million to £343 million, with an interim dividend of 12.56 pence per share in line with policy. The company is continuing high levels of capital investment, expecting to invest circa £850 million in 2014/15.

For the full report, please click on the link below (Source, London Stock Exchange RNS):

United Utilities Group Plc - Half Year Results

Daejan Holdings Plc - Interim Results

Daejan Holdings Plc has announced interim results for the half year ended 30 September 2014. Profit before tax for the period was £134.5 million (2013: £76.5 million) with the net valuation gain on investment properties of £107.9 million (2013: £47.7 million).

For the full interim results, please click on the link below (Source, London Stock Exchange RNS):

Daejan Holdings Plc - Interim Results

Assura Group Limited - Interim Results

Assura Group Limited has released unaudited interim results for the six months ended 30 September 2014. A 35.2% increase in profit before tax to £16.5 million (2013: £12.2 million) has signified a period of growth, with an 11% increase in the next quarterly dividend to 0.5p per share (2.0p on an annual basis) following a 49% increase announced last year.

For the full report, please click on the link below (Source, London Stock Exchange RNS):

Assura Group Limited - Interim Results