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Advertising and media giant WPP said on Thursday that it has invested further in French image recognition technology firm Planorama as it expands its services to retailers and FMCG companies.
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Mining and oil stocks took a hit on Thursday as a hawkish statement by the Federal Reserve and better-than-expected US growth bolstered the dollar and dampened commodity prices. 2 hours ago
US stocks fluctuated on Thursday after accelerating gross domestic product data led to speculation that the economy might be strong enough for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates earlier in 2015. 1 hour ago
Oil exploration company Afren saw its shares go down on Thursday after disappointing results during the first nine months of the year. 3 hours ago
Shares in StanChart have fallen for a fourth day amid reports US prosecutors have re-opened their investigations into whether the lender withheld information into the possible violation of the sanctions regime on Iran. 2 hours ago
German inflation in October rose an estimated 0.7% year-on-year, less than the analysts' forecasts for 0.9% on a harmonised basis, the Federal Ministry of Finance revealed on Thursday. 2 hours ago
Stock futures on Wall Street declined on Thursday as investors shrugged off better-than-expected growth figures and continued to speculate about the first rate hike by the Federal Reserve. 3 hours ago
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Defence and security business Cohort (CHRT) has made its second earnings-enhancing acquisition in the current financial year. The latest acquisition is expected to enhance 2015-16 earnings by 15%.
AIM-quoted Cohort sold its space business earlier this year and that gave it a cash pile to finance acquisitions.