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Blackstone starts bidding war over Hipgnosis

There is no announcement to the stock exchange on this yet, but Sky, the FT and other news outlets have a story that Blackstone is proposing to buy Hi...

Blackstone starts bidding war for Hipgnosis Songs with $1.5bn counter offer

US private assets group launches $1.24 per share cash bid to trump the $1.16 Concord offer recommended by the royalties fund's board on Thursday.

Aquila Energy Efficiency Trust provides detail on tender offer proposal

Aquila Energy Efficiency Trust (AEET) has published details of a tender offer under which up to 18.6% of its issued share capital may be repurchased a...

Gresham House Energy Storage suspends dividends and buybacks for 2024

Gresham House Energy Storage (GRID) has published a trading update in advance of the publication of its annual results for the year ended 31 December ...

Gresham House Energy Storage cancels dividends and share buybacks to repay debt

A recent improvement in trading revenues still leaves the battery fund’s forecasts well below expectations, requiring close to a 12% cut in net asset value.

QuotedData’s weekly news show 19th April 2024

Thank you to everyone that listened in today, whether you watched the Zoom live or on YouTube. In this week’s show, James Carthew covered the week’s t...

QD view – Hot stuff

Forget the Magnificent Seven, the Indian stock market has been the unsung hero of the past decade. The MSCI India has delivered an annualised return o...

Invesco’s Anness: UK has too many value traps for a global investor like me

The FTSE 100 is dominated by ex-growth oil, healthcare and telecom stocks whose share prices have essentially gone nowhere in the past 20 years, says Invesco’s Stephen Anness.

Middlefield Canadian Income portfolio rebalanced to mitigate market volatility

Middlefield Canadian Income (MCT) has announced its annual results for the year ended 31 December 2023, during which it provided NAV and share price t...

Fair Oaks Income continues to provide a strong, well-covered yield

Fair Oaks Income (FAIR) has announced its annual results for the year ended 31 December 2023, during which it provided an NAV total return for its 202...

QuotedData’s morning briefing 19 April 2024 – HOME

In QuotedData’s morning briefing 19 April 2024: Home REIT (HOME) has sold a further 65 properties at auction for a total of £15.9m, representing 4.8% ...

The Big Question – Is the global economy heading for a hard, soft or no landing?

Interview with Lyrical Asset Management’s Andrew Wellington and GQG Partners’ Brian Kersmanc. Andrew and Brian discuss the impact and influence of mac...