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Clinigen Group says acquisitions fueling expected profit growth in its trading update

Clinigen Group PLC (LON:CLIN) Head of Investor Relations Matthew Parrish tells Proactive Investors the company's recent trading update indicates that profits at the pharma services company are expected to have soared by more than a third when it reports its full-year results in September. Gross profits were up 30%, while revenues increased by 19%, and Parrish says this significant growth was driven by M&A with the firm having closed two of its largest ever acquisitions last year. >>>

Australian Business Credit founders fill credit gap for secured business lending

Proactive London sits down with the founders of Australian Business Credit. Grant Gibson and Surinder Agnihotri discuss their focus on providing niche products that the banks don't want to service. The duo suggest they're well positioned to provide bespoke financing solutions for the small-to-medium enterprise market in Australia.

Telit expects top-end revenues for 2018

• Enabler of Internet of Things technology • Provides a variety of services from hardware to consulting for businesses to use IoT What Telit does Telit Communications PLC (LON:TCM) is a technology company specialising in the Internet of Things (IoT), the connection of different devices across the web that allows them to exchange data. It’s the same technology that lets you control the heating from your phone or turn the lights on and off using Alexa, however Telit’s focus is on using the technology to help businesses. >>>

Ted Baker and Superdry are 'not irrelevant' brands and Morgan Stanley sees value

Ted Baker PLC (LON:RED) and Superdry PLC (LON:SDRY) are ‘brands’ rather than ‘retailers’, reckon the fashionistas of Morgan Stanley, and as a result are less burdened by the property concerns hampering traditional clothes shop chains. Initiating coverage on the pair, the street-savvy investment bank slapped an ‘overweight’ rating on Superdry, which it believes “offers the more attractive investment proposition”, while Ted Baker is “fairly valued” and so was started at ‘equal-weight’. >>>

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