Chesnara PLC (LON:CSN) is acquiring life products and savings plans from the Netherlands operation of Belgian-owned Argenta Bank-en Verzekeringsgroep for £25mln.

Mobile commerce company Bango PLC (LON:BGO) said its Audiens subsidiary has hit revenue and other targets two months ahead of schedule.

Live Company Group PLC (LON:LVCG) has expanded its agreement with children’s entertainment group Nickelodeon to hold themed BRICKLIVE events across more countries following successful tours in the UK.

Mobile commerce company Bango PLC (LON:BGO) said its Audiens subsidiary has hit revenue and other targets two months ahead of schedule.

Haydale Graphene Industries PLC (LON:HAYD) has appointed Mark Chapman as its new chief financial officer, starting immediately.

Ariana Resources PLC (LON:AAU), the exploration and development company operating in Turkey, hailed a record gross quarterly income from its jointly-owned Kiziltepe Mine.

Strategic Minerals PLC (LON:SML) has unveiled the results from an updated feasibility study on the first stage of development at its Leigh Creek copper mine in Australia, ahead of starting its three-phase development programme.

Kavango Resources PLC (LON:KAV) said its early drilling programme in Botswana has “demonstrated the effectiveness of the company’s exploration methodology”.

Galantas Gold Corp (LON:GAL) has warned that blasting restrictions at the Omagh mine in Northern Ireland are having a significant impact on its operations and financial situation.

Base Resources Limited (LON:BSE) is continuing to talk with the government of Madagascar over the fiscal terms for its Toliara minerals sands project.

Platinum and chrome miner Tharisa PLC (LON:THS) says earnings fell sharply last year due to the impact of lower production and weak chrome prices.

Plexus Holdings Plc’s (LON:POS) POS-GRIP ‘HG’ sealing system has been verified for use in temperatures ranging from -59 to 204 degrees Celsius under pressure of 10,000 psi.

SDX Energy Plc (LON:SDX) has highlighted a better than expected initial performance from the South Disouq field in Egypt.

Mosman Oil & Gas Ltd (LON:MSMN) told investors that it has been informed by the Northern Territory Government that it has approved a 12 month suspension to ‘Year 3’ commitments for the Amadeus basin project.

Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd (LON:FOG, CVE:FO) showed its strong financial position as its interim financial statement confirmed US$13mln of cash at the end of September.

Shares in G3 Exploration Limited (LON:G3E) restarted trading on London’s main market on Friday after a trading halt a day earlier was lifted.

Angling Direct PLC (LON:ANG) has won the “outstanding achievement” award at the Norfolk Business Awards held on Thursday night.

Security specialist Westminster Group PLC (LON:WSG) has appointed John Maynard Mawuli Ababio as a non-executive director. Mawuli Ababio, aged 60, is banker with over 30 years’ experience in structuring private equity and project financing transactions in Africa.

Brady PLC (LON:BRY) has promoted Nick Greatorex to non-executive chairman immediate effect after Ian Jenks and fellow non-executive director Bob Beveridge both stepped down.

Eco (Atlantic) Oil and Gas Ltd (LON:ECO) notified that 456,000 shares had been bought up by board members at prices from 55.25p to 56.85p, and C$0.86 to C$0.997.