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28 October 2016

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Patience required with Earthport  28/10/16

Earthport is one of those stocks that has promised a great deal but is yet to deliver. The problem has been getting huge banking organisations to adopt its payments system and start putting some serious volumes through it. Results for the year to June showed revenue growth of 18 per cent to £23 million. 

US cyber attack highlights opportunity for Corero 24/10/16

Last week there was news of another internet security breach in the US. Corero Network Security has a new-generation product called SmartWall which targets this problem. It monitors incoming internet traffic in real time, identifying and diverting suspicious activity. 

STM completes smart deal 21/10/16

Specialist pensions administrator STM has completed the acquisition of London and Colonial which was announced at the time of last month’s interims. The deal is attractively priced, being earnings enhancing and offering scope to release regulatory capital.

Elecosoft acquires an ICON  17/10/16

Elecosoft has acquired software developer ICON for £2.4 million. This should fit well with Elecosoft’s German Esign unit which also supplies 3D visualisation software

Genedrive launches first test in India 12/10/16

Genedrive has undergone some significant changes over the last year. There’s a new management team in place and £6 million of fresh equity was raised over the summer to fund the commercialisation push.

Miton remains upbeat about small caps 11/10/16

The latest news in the UK fund management industry is the transatlantic merger of Henderson and Janus. So where does this leave managers at the other end of the scale like Miton? 

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