Posts Tagged ‘Porta Communications’

Published 14th Jun 2017, 08:52

Porta pays £0.4m cash towards Redleaf purchase instalment

Hard on the heels of agreeing revised banking facilities, AIM listed Porta Communications has now settled its obligation to acquire a further 15% of the shares in its subsidiary Redleaf... Read more
Published 12th Jun 2017, 18:12

Sector share prices: 12 June 2017

The General Election has poured a further bucket load of cold water on to the stock market and there can be little likelihood of any excitement for some time to come. Shares in marketing... Read more
Published 12th Jun 2017, 08:52

Porta finalises new Clydesdale bank facility

Porta Communications has formally implemented the revolving credit facility with Clydesdale Bank that was foreshadowed in its announcement last week and, in doing so, has arranged with its existing... Read more
Published 8th Jun 2017, 13:28

Porta agrees terms for new bank loan

Porta Communications is close to replacing its existing working capital and invoice discounting facilities with a new £3.3 million revolving credit facility being finalised with Clydesdale... Read more
Published 7th Jun 2017, 14:21

Private Equity: is there a better way?

Can value be realised from a private business without the risk of giving up control? The Business Growth Fund may provide one answer.   In the nineteen eighties marketing agencies were created... Read more
Published 13th May 2017, 09:37

Sector share prices: 12 May 2017

Shares in marketing companies continued their steady rise in the month to 12 May 2017 – the seventh month in succession – as the sector’s MSFI Index reached 77.0 (Jan 2001: 100).  That is... Read more
Published 11th May 2017, 09:06

Porta loses another £5.6m: more capital to be sought

Porta Communications lost another £5.6 million (or £6.3 million after excluding minority interests) in 2016, adding context to last week’s departure of executive chairman David Wright... Read more
Published 20th Apr 2017, 16:19

Election news depresses marketing shares, but why?

Shares in almost all marketing companies lost ground on news of the forthcoming general election, including those that might expect to benefit from any further devaluation of sterling that the more... Read more
Published 12th Apr 2017, 23:16

Sector share prices: 12 April 2017

Next Fifteen Communications Group brought added cheer to shares in the marketing sector today as its share price reached 455p, marking a 21.3% rise in the latest month to 12 April and a 76.4% rise... Read more
Published 13th Mar 2017, 11:01

Sector share prices: 12 March 2017

Share prices of most companies in the marketing sector registered little change in the month to 12 March and the sector’s MSFI Index rose by only 1.37% to 74.8 (12 Jan 2001: 100).  The FTSE... Read more