Analysts at Berenberg initiated coverage on small-cap defence company Chemring on Wednesday, giving it a target price of 211p and issuing it a 'buy' rating.
AIM-listed Gaming Realms, a developer, publisher and licensor of mobile real money and social games, has signed a partnership agreement with the Health Lottery.
Cinema operator Everyman Media Group said on Wednesday that trading in 2017 has been line with market expectations as it maintained a positive outlook for this year and beyond.
Support services and construction group Interserve reported a more "consistent" trading performance for its financial year after issuing a pair of profit warnings in the autumn.
Oil and gas exploration and production group Soco International, which had been in merger talks with Kuwait Energy for some time, announced on Wednesday that production from its Vietnamese operations remained in line with guidance.
QUIZ, the fast fashion womenswear brand, said Christmas trading was in line with expectations with a 31. 9% increase in revenue for the seven-weeks to January 6, boosted by online sales.
Music and audio product group Focusrite announced further revenue and cash growth over its last trading quarter.
High-grade rare earth producer Rainbow Rare Earths has commenced drilling at its Gakara Project in Burundi.
AIM-quoted oil and gas exploration and development company Frontera Resources received notification from its drilling contractor that mobilisation of the drilling rig to its T-45 well site would begin on 15 January.
Telit Communications, a global enabler of the Internet of Things (IoT), on Wednesday unveiled an expanded strategic partnership with PST Electronics.
W Resources said it had awarded a design and construct contract for the La Parrilla concentrator in Spain to Germany's allmineral Aufbereitungstechnik for around €8m.
Specialist fuel cell company Ceres Power on Wednesday said it had signed a new joint development agreement with an unnamed European original equipment manufacturer.
Amino Technologies, provider of digital entertainment solutions for IPTV, Internet TV and in-home multimedia distribution, said it had won a contract to provide its MOVE TV platform to Netherlands-based DELTA to deliver multiscreen entertainment services.
Biopharmaceutical company Amryt Pharma has further expanded the route-to-market for Lojuxta, having signed an exclusive distribution agreement across and Central and Eastern Europe with local outfit GryNumber Health.