Sensyne Health PLC (LON:SENS) said its SYNE-COVTM machine learning algorithm for Covid risk prediction has received regulatory approval for use in the UK.

CentralNic Group PLC (LON:CNIC) said revenues and underlying profits soared in 2020 helped by organic growth combined with acquisitions.

AFC Energy PLC (LON:AFC) said the level of global investment in hydrogen is at unprecedented levels with an increasing awareness of the benefits of its technology. AFC reported a cash balance of £31.6nmln at the end of October.

Parity Group PLC (LON:PTY) highlighted a strong start to the year as it reported a number of new contract wins.

Plant Health Care chief executive Chris Richards said the company’s soybean seed treatment has the potential to be “truly disruptive” following preliminary results from trials of its technology in Brazil.

NextEnergy Solar Fund Limited (LON:NESF) has acquired a UK based solar photovoltaic (PV) portfolio for £64.3mln that once fully up and running will increase its installed capacity by around 13%.

Instem PLC (LON:INS), the life sciences data specialist, agreed to acquire software group The Edge for up to £8.5mln as part of a growth strategy where it is aiming to become a consolidator of software and technology businesses in the pharmaceutical and life sciences market.

Minexia has announced the completion of a partnership agreement with Ragnar Capital Partners LLP, a successful London-based finance house with a strong focus on corporate finance advisory and capital raising in the technology and Fintech sectors. The Minexia and Ragnar team have been working together for some period and have decided to formalise an exclusive arrangement for access to the platform for the purposes of ‘fintech’ deals.

Union Jack Oil PLC (LON:UJO) confirmed the acquisition of an additional 15% interest in the Biscathorpe project, in the Humber Basin onshore UK, taking its stake in the project up to 45%.

FastForward Innovations Ltd (LON:FFWD) said it has invested £17,215 in the £13mln IPO share placing by the David Beckham-backed Cellular Goods PLC (LON:CBX).

Braveheart Investment Group PLC (LON:BRH) said the clinical sample pipeline for the COVID-19 test developed by its investee Paraytec is now fully operational.

BATM Advanced Communications Limited (LON:BVC) announced it has exercised the option to sell its subsidiary NGSoft, a software provider, for US$33mln (£23mln).

Kromek Group PLC (LON:KMK) received two new orders worth a total of US$750,000.

Sativa Wellness Group Inc (LON:SWEL, CNSX:SWEL) said its CBD therapeutics division has achieved the highest food safety standards.

Anglo Asian Mining PLC (LON:AAZ) has provided an operational update on exploration activities in the second half of calendar 2020. The exploration programme resulted in a new discovery at Zafer, announced in January 2021. 

Alien Metals Ltd (LON:UFO) confirmed the start of its maiden drill programme at the Donovan 2 project in Mexico. Drilling began ahead of schedule on Thursday, February 25.

Learning Technologies Group PLC (LON:LTG) has announced the acquisition of getBridge LLC and related assets (Bridge) has now completed.

Curzon Energy PLC (LON:CZN) told investors it has extended the exclusivity period for its letter of intent with Poseidon Enhanced Technologies, until April 1. If concluded the agreement will see a reverse takeover.

Red Rock Resources PLC (LON:RRR) has begun the Canadian listing process for its joint venture with Power Metal Resources (LON:POW), Red Rock Australasia Pty Ltd. Red Rock Australasia has gold exploration interests near the historic mining centre of Ballarat in the Gold Fields of Victoria. 

Power Metal Resources PLC (LON:POW) has released an operational update for shareholders. “Through the past two years, as evidenced by our market updates, we have built a global resource exploration and development company, with precious, base, and strategic metal interests in North America, Africa, and Australia,” said chief executive Paul Johnson.

Karelian Diamond Resources PLC (LON:KDR) posted a loss after taxation for the half year ended 30 November 2020 of €193,243. During the period the process of granting a full mining permit to develop the company’s diamond deposit at Lahtojoki in Finland continued.

Strategic Minerals PLC (LON:SML)(USOTC:SMCDY) has confirmed the rollover of access to the magnetite stockpile in New Mexico. Meanwhile, at the Leigh Creek copper mine in Australia, the impact of higher copper prices is being assessed. 

Bacanora Lithium PLC (LON:BCN) said it has received £21.8mln from Sonora Lithium Ltd (SLL) after Ganfeng Lithium Co Ltd exercised a share option.

Cadogan Petroleum PLC (LON:CAD) told investors that a loan, of €14.85mln, to Proger Managers & Partners srl reached maturity on February 25 and payment must now be made within the next five business days.

EQTEC PLC (EQT) received notice to exercise warrants over 114mln shares from 19.36% shareholder Altair Group. With aggregate gross proceeds receivable by the company of £285,000, the company said it is intended to use this to repay a portion of the £1.25mln loan from Altair.

4d Pharma PLC (LON:DDDD) has further prepared for its New York listing by appointing a chief financial officer and a non-executive director with extensive US corporate experience.

E-Therapeutics PLC (LON:ETX) said Professor Trevor Jones will be its new non-executive chairman, with Ali Mortazavi to continue in his role of chief executive and dropping the title of executive chairman that he has held since October. 

Bango (LON:BGO) appointed Matt Garner as its new chief financial officer after Carolyn Rand announced her intention to step down after almost two and half years in the role.

Horizonte Minerals PLC (LON:HZM, TSE:HZM) has appointed Michael Drake as the company’s head of projects, to oversee the development of the flagship Araguaia and Vermelho nickel projects.

Coinsilium Group Limited (LON:COIN, OTCQB:CINGF) has appointed Federica Velardo as a non-executive director of the company with immediate effect. She is a qualified solicitor in England and Wales and, having applied for dual qualification in Italy, also practices Italian law.

IXICO PLC (LON:IXI) will present at the upcoming AD/PD 2021 conference taking place online on 9-14 March 2021, one of the most presigeous conferences on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases in the year. IXICO will make one presentation and two poster presentations. 

Genedrive PLC (LON:GDR) will provide a live presentation to accompany the interim results, presented by CEO, David Budd and CFO, Matthew Fowler, on Friday 26 March at 10.00am. The presentation will be hosted through the Investor Meet Company platform.

World High Life PLC (LON:LIFE) announced that it has appointed H&P Advisory Limited as financial advisor to the company with immediate effect.

Shield Therapeutics PLC (LON:STX) said it is posting a circular to shareholders convening a general meeting to be held at 11am on 18 March 2021, to approve the £25mln placing and subscription agreed last Friday.  

Diversified Gas & Oil PLC (LON:DGOC) reported the vesting of restricted stock units to the executive management team, under the company’s incentive plan. Chief executive Rusty Hutson sees his equity holding in the company increase to 20.92mln shares (2.96%) and chief operating officer Brad Gray now has 2.36mln shares (0.33%).

BB Healthcare Trust (LON:BBH) announced that a final dividend of 2.50p per ordinary share has been declared in respect of the financial year ended 30 November 2020 and that shareholders would be offered the opportunity to elect for their cash dividend to be automatically subscribed on their behalf for new ordinary shares under the scrip dividend scheme.

Anglo Pacific Group PLC (LON:APF, TSX:APY) has been notified that, as part of the equity placing announced on 24 February, six directors acquired a total of 292,223 ordinary shares.

Condor Gold PLC (LON:CNR)(TSE:COG) has raised £4mln by placing 9mln shares at 42p each. Chairman and chief executive Mark Child and non-executive director Jim Mellon now own 3.2% and 19.2% stake in the miner after subscribing for some shares as part of the placing.