NEWS

wpe68b4667_05_06This page contains news from ShareSoc that is of interest to private investors including all of our past press releases and responses to consultations (look under “Latest News”).  The latest announcements are at the top of the list.  The right hand side of the page also shows our latest Blog posts (with a link to our full blog) for more topical news and comment and our recent Twitter tweets can be seen below. Our regular newsletters (see Newsletters) also contain some news items and more in-depth analyses. Don’t forget to join ShareSoc, if you have not already done so, so that you can receive those newsletters when they are issued.

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Latest News

Response to Market Study on Statutory Audit Services

Response to Initial Consultation on Recommendations by the Competition and Markets Authority Peter Parry and Cliff Weight have written a joint response on behalf of the UK Shareholders’ Association...

Northern Rock Shareholder Action Group

ShareSoc members may not be aware of the the UK Shareholders’ Association campaign – Northern Rock Shareholder Action Group. Below is the latest news and a brief update from Dennis Grainger (Chairman of...

Action following resignation of auditors

As part of their joint work to represent individual shareholders’ interests, the ShareSoc and UKSA policy teams continue to press government to improve information transparency for investors. With that...

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Latest Blogs

Intercede AGM and Tech Stock Valuations

Yesterday (18th September) I attended the Annual General Meeting of Intercede Group Plc (IGP) at their offices in Lutterworth. I have held a very few shares in this company...

JD Wetherspoon Results and Directors Reappointed at Edge Performance VCT

JD Wetherspoon (JDW) published their results for the year on Friday (13/9/2019). The revenue figures were very positive with like-for-like sales up 6.8%, overall revenue up 7.4% and earnings...

An Update on SVS Securities

On 5th August the FCA announced that broker SVS Securities had entered Special Administration. Once again, as in the case of Beaufort Securities, this is a situation that will...

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Recent AGM Reports

Van Elle (VANL) AGM Report

Report from Bill Hall Van Elle Holdings (VANL), a leading UK piling and ground engineering contractor, is yet another relative newcomer to the AIM market which has never come...

Albion Venture VCT (AAVC) AGM Report

Report from Tim Grattan This year’s Albion AGM was held at The Charterhouse, Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6AN on Wednesday 21 August 2019 commencing at noon. This year there...

D4t4 Solutions (D4T4) AGM Report

Report from Simon Hedger 17 attendees incl. 1-2 staff and finnCap rep (excl. Board members). Mcap £95m – SP 237p Cash adjusted PE of 14 compared to PE of...

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Latest Newsletters

September 2019

Editorial, Why Numbers Are Not Important, Market Crashes, Asset Managers on Brink of Historic Shakeout?, Inspiration from a Young Investor, Burford Capital – Shorting Attack, General Electric: Another Shorting...

August 2019

Editorial, Brexit Investment Strategies, Persimmon, Thomas Cook – misleading investors?, RBS Shareholder Event, Bankers’ Pay: HSBC and Santander, IQE – The long and the short of it, New Stockopedia...

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