After graduating with first class honours in economics from Lancaster University in 2006, Jamie spent a number of years as a private client equity dealer gaining front-line experience in the investment industry during the most fast paced and volatile period in financial history. Having acquired an insight from both professional and individual investors, Jamie joined Proactive’s growing editorial team in 2009.
Italy’s Ministry of Economic Development last February decided not to award Rockhopper a production concession for the Ombrina Mare field development.
Solo Oil chief executive Neil Ritson highlights that helium is a resource, that’s scarce and that the market needs new supplies of the gas.
The UK shale gas firm now has planning approval for a new exploration well site, at the Tinker Lane location near Barnby Moor, North Nottinghamshire.
Successful wells have so far proved up some 6.6 TCF of contingent resources – which amounts to 1.94 TCF net to Falcon.
WH Ireland analyst Brendan Long reckons Rockhopper may be swimming against the political tide in Europe.
Production is building thanks to the Stella start-up and the next field development is underway, but, a recommended buy-out takes focus.
It represents another milestone towards Premier Oil sealing its vital refinancing.
Wood faces the same problems that Amec ran into after it acquired Foster-Wheeler, according to Jefferies analyst Mark Wilson.
Peel Hunt says Sports Direct shares are "becoming very interesting" as it focusses on core brands.
Ophir Energy, Aggreko, Speedy Hire and Majestic Wines were among those in Thursday's broker spotlight.
Both Barclays and Liberum agree that the deal is a positive, but the outlook is very different.
Associated British Food, Debenhams, Sports Direct, Burberry, and National Express are in Tuesday's broker spotlight.