Eco Equity is a budding medicinal cannabis cultivator

Eco Equity is a budding medicinal cannabis cultivator

What does Eco Equity do?  Eco Equity is developing a medicinal cannabis cultivation business in Zimbabwe, with a vertically integrated operation in Antigua. The company, which is examining a possible dual flotation in the UK and Canada, holds a licence in Zimbabwe to export into the European Union. Refined oil and botanical …

Twitter shares plunge by 20% after revealing it added fewer users than expected in the third quarter

Twitter shares plunge by 20% after revealing it added fewer users than expected in the third quarter

Twitter Inc (NASADAQ:TWTR) saw its shares plunge by 20% on Friday after revealing after-hours on Thursday that it added fewer users than Wall Street had expected and said a rise in expenses would accelerate in the fourth quarter. The San Francisco-based social media company said it had 187 million monetizable daily active …

Humans pushing North Atlantic right whale to extinction faster than believed

Humans pushing North Atlantic right whale to extinction faster than believed

New modelling says just 356 remain – down from 409 last year The 70 breeding females could disappear in 10-20 years Humans are killing the endangered North Atlantic right whale far faster than previously thought, and experts say the window to act is quickly closing. According to new modelling from …

Gfinity gets pandemic boost as world turns to esports

Gfinity gets pandemic boost as world turns to esports

What it does AIM-quoted Gfinity (LON:GFIN) is a world leader in the fast-growing market for esports. The company provides full end-to-end esports solutions, including bespoke content, tournament and event solutions for commercial partners via its proprietary online platform and live broadcasting studio, plus it is building its owned Elite Series …

Malcy’s Blog – Oil price, Bahamas Petroleum, Providence Resources…

Malcy’s Blog – Oil price, Bahamas Petroleum, Providence Resources…

Oil price, Bahamas Petroleum, VOG, Providence. And finally… WTI $36.17 -$1.22, Brent $37.65 -$1.47, Diff -$1.48 -25c, NG $3.30 +30c Oil price  Whilst the huge increase in the virus numbers, particularly in Europe have continued to cause concern, not least for economies, demand numbers are still under pressure. This is …

Tern flies high but reason not yet clear

Tern flies high but reason not yet clear

Internet-of-things investor Tern PLC (LON:TERN) was flying high on Friday, with its shares rising more than 50% to a four month high 11.94p. While its tiny namesake seabird, the arctic tern is know for its long-distance flying abilities in order to breed, the reason for the AIM quoted investment company’s …

Alphabet, Google’s parent company, sees shares rise after its third-quarter sales growth beats analy

Alphabet, Google’s parent company, sees shares rise after its third-quarter sales growth beats analy

Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG), Google’s parent company, saw its shares rise on Friday after its third-quarter sales growth beat analysts’ estimates after-hours on Thursday as businesses resumed advertising with the internet’s biggest supplier of ads after an initial drop off at the start of the coronavirus pandemic. The group’s third-quarter sales were $46.2 billion, up 15% …

Proactive news headlines: Anglesey Mining, Symphony Environmental Technologies, Westminster Group …

Proactive news headlines: Anglesey Mining, Symphony Environmental Technologies, Westminster Group …

Anglesey Mining PLC (LON:AYM) said its12%-owned associate Labrador Iron Mines Holdings (LIM) has started work on a Preliminary Economic Assessment for its Houston project in Labrador, Canada. It is the first development of LIM’s assets since production halted in 2014 because of the low iron ore price, said Anglesey. Iron …

Gore Street Energy Storage upbeat as battery momentum grows

Gore Street Energy Storage upbeat as battery momentum grows

Fast-growing energy storage fund  Demand is driven by fossil fuel decommissioning The aim is to generate a 7% dividend yield for investors What it does Gore Street (LON:GSF) provides energy storage for the National Grid and its equivalent in Ireland using nothing more sophisticated than the lithium-ion battery technology that powers your phone or …

Chameleon last seen a century ago rediscovered in Madagascar

Chameleon last seen a century ago rediscovered in Madagascar

Scientists find several living specimens of Voeltzkow’s chameleon during expedition Scientists have found an elusive chameleon species that was last spotted in Madagascar 100 years ago. Researchers from Madagascar and Germany said on Friday they had discovered several living specimens of Voeltzkow’s chameleon during an expedition to the north-west of …