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Custom electronics maker discoverIE Group PLC (LON:DSCV) said trading in the July-September quarter was good and the company is on track to meet full-year underlying earnings expectations.

Woodbois Limited (LON:WBI), the African forestry and timber trading company, notched up record quarterly revenues in the three months to the end of September.

Pharma company Avacta Group PLC (LON:AVCT) has signed a collaboration agreement with Swiss biotechnology firm ADC Therapeutics SA, developing new antibody alternatives to treat cancer. 

A new independent review has raised the estimate of the amount of tungsten and molybdenum at Thor Mining PLC’s (LON:THR) Molyhil deposit in Australia.

Europa Oil & Gas Holdings PLC (LON:EOG) chief executive Hugh Mackay used the explorer’s financial results for 2019 to highlight the plan for an ambitious growth strategy “to build a full cycle oil and gas company”.

Caledonia Mining Corporation Plc (LON:CMCL) has commissioned a new oxygen plant at the Blanket Mine in Zimbabwe, designed to improve metallurgical recovery and reduce cyanide consumption, with gold recoveries expected to rise 94% from 93% this year.

Columbus Energy Resources PLC (LON:CERP) told investors it has formally lodged a claim with the Spanish Government to recover €919,192.96 in costs following the company’s exit from the La Lora Concession.

Barclays has upgraded Hurricane Energy PLC (LON:HUR) to ‘overweight’, despite a challenging outlook in the European exploration and production energy sector.

Greencoat UK Wind PLC (LON:UKW) has entered an agreement to acquire a wind farm from developer Innogy Renewables UK Limited for £57.5mln.

SigmaRoc PLC (LON:SRC) said it has more flexibility for acquisitions after selling a non-core plot of land for £5.5mln cash. 

Immotion Group PLC (LON:IMMO) will install one of its virtual reality cinema pods at the Blue Planet Aquarium in Cheshire as part of a deal with Spanish leisure firm Aspro Parks.

Nektan PLC (LON:NKTN) will extend a share placing to raise £5mln following increased interest from investors.

Kibo Energy PLC (LON:KIBO) is to raise a minimum of £1.5mln through a placing at 0.45 pence per share to fund its work on power projects in southern Africa and the UK.

Motif Bio PLC (LON:MTFB) has received official confirmation of the parameters of a new trial to get US approval for its iclaprim antibiotic.