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  1. Plastics-maker Victrex's first-half pretax profit risesRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Reuters

    May 19 Specialty plastics-maker Victrex Plc said its first-half pretax profit jumped 10 percent, as a strong show at its polymer solutions business offset lower sales to oil and gas customers. Victrex, which makes polymers that are used in aeroplanes, oil rigs and spine implants, said its pretax profit rose to 53.9 million pounds for the six months ended March 31 from 48.9 million pounds a year earlier.

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  2. Victrex plc Upgraded at Numis Securities LtdRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... stock. Analysts at Jefferies Group reiterated a "hold" rating and set a GBX 2,045 ($31.58) price target on shares of Victrex plc in a research note on Wednesday, April 22nd. Analysts at Deutsche Bank reiterated a "buy" rating and set a GBX 2,350 ...

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  3. London midday: Miners rise on Chinese easing, but Greek concerns limit gainsRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Live Charts

    ... -4.07% Smith (DS) (SMDS) 359.30p -3.44% Inchcape (INCH) 845.00p -3.32% Howden Joinery Group (HWDN) 480.50p -2.22% Victrex plc (VCT) 1,997.00p -2.01% Workspace Group (WKP) 849.50p -1.96% IMI (IMI) 1,178.00p -1.83% Genus (GNS) 1,398.00p -1.83% ...

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  4. Third plastic plant to boost productionRead the original story

    Tuesday May 5 | Blackpool Today

    Our investment, not only in PAEK manufacturing, but in downstream capability, in know-how in technical excellence and research and development, helps to further differentiate our company Bosses say the capacity increase is also a further foundation to progress Victrex's ambitious plans for future development over the coming years. Recent investments have already increased Victrex's production capacity by 70 per cent to more than 7,000 tonnes per year.

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  5. Victrex PAEK facility comes onlineRead the original story

    Monday May 4 | Composites Technology

    The new polyaeryletherketone plant in the UK increases the company's production capacity by 70% to more than 7,000 tonnes per year. Victrex reported on April 30 that it has successfully commissioned the first production stream of its $138 million and third polyaryletherketone manufacturing plant.

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  6. Victrex: New PAEK Capacity Now OnlineRead the original story

    Monday May 4 | ThomasNet

    The capacity increase is also a further foundation to progress Victrex's pipeline of future opportunities which will help grow the company over the coming years. Recent investments increase Victrexs production capacity by 70% to more than 16 million pounds per year.

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  7. Victrex: New PAEK capacity now onlineRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | PRWeb

    Victrex has successfully commissioned the first production stream of its 90 million third Polyaryletherketone manufacturing plant as it focuses on offering even greater security of supply to customers, as well as delivering complete solutions. Our investment, not only in PAEK manufacturing, but in downstream capability, in know-how in technical excellence and research & development, helps to further differentiate our company.

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  8. Victrex: New Paek Capacity Now OnlineRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | BioSpace

    The capacity increase is also a further foundation to progress Victrex's pipeline of future opportunities which will help grow the company over the coming years. Recent investments increase VictrexA s production capacity by 70% to more than 16 million pounds per year.

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  9. FTSE 250 movers: Ophir Energy and Kier Group surge on acquisitionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Live Charts

    ... of Georgia Holdings (BGEO) 1,830.00p -2.61% Home Retail Group (HOME) 168.50p -2.60% NMC Health (NMC) 658.50p -2.59% Victrex plc (VCT) 1,978.00p -2.56% Ladbrokes (LAD) 102.30p -2.48% Stock News is provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions from ...

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  10. Victrex plc Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche BankRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at BNP Paribas upgraded shares of Victrex plc to an "outperform" rating and set a GBX 2,500 ($37.40) price target on the stock in a research note on Monday, April 20th. ...

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  11. London close: Chinese stimulus lifts stocks despite ongoing Greek uncertaintyRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Live Charts

    ... positive, pre-close trading update which said annual results should meet analysts' forecasts. Polymer products group Victrex was advancing after Exane BNP Paribas lifted its rating on the stock to 'outperform'. Market Movers techMARK 3,211.01 +0.51% ...

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  12. London midday: Chinese stimulus boosts miners, IHG gainsRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Live Charts

    ... positive, pre-close trading update which said annual results should meet analysts' forecasts. Polymer products group Victrex was advancing after Exane BNP Paribas lifted its rating on the stock to 'outperform'. Market Movers techMARK 3,208.17 +0.42% ...

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  13. London open: Mining stocks lift FTSE on PBoC stimulusRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Live Charts

    ... said the annual report "positively reflects the resilience of the underlying business model". Polymer products group Victrex was advancing after Exane BNP Paribas lifted its rating on the stock to 'outperform'. Market Movers techMARK 3,215.88 +0.66% ...

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  14. Fusible-Core Technology Enables Design of Complex, VictrexA Peek...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | ThomasNet

    The combination of Egmond Plastic's fusible-core technology and a VICTREX PEEK polymer solution result in more than a 30% cost saving and up to 50% weight reduction WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA USA - In the manufacturing of complex fuel housings for the global aircraft industry, cost savings of more than 30% and weight savings of up to 50% can be achieved as opposed to existing metal designs. The efficient production, including part consolidation, is the result of Egmond Plastic, a leading injection molding specialist, combining their own fusible-core technology with a high performance PEEK polymer solution provided by Victrex.

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  15. Sharp Jump in European Markets Lift Indexes in U.S.Read the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | Ticker

    ... the DAX index increased 0.9% or 104.72 to 12,140.58. In Paris, CAC 40 index climbed 1.2% or 59.67 to 5,196.53. Victrex Plc fell 0.4% to 2,032 pence after the U.K.-based polymer solutions provider said group revenues in the first-half ending in March ...

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  16. Mylan Offers $28.9 B to Perrigo, German Industrial Production RisesRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | Ticker

    ... billion and earnings per share to about 65 cents from an earlier estimated range between 75 cents and 77 cents. Victrex Plc fell 0.4% to 2,032 pence after the U.K.-based polymer solutions provider said group revenues in the first-half ending in ...

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  17. Trauma technology platform from Invibio: a new metal-free solution...Read the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... Analysis of 40 Cases, J Orthop Trauma, 2014, Vol 15, 277-83 About Invibio Biomaterial Solutions Invibio , a Victrex plc company, is a global leader in providing high performance biomaterial solutions to medical device manufacturers. The company ...

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  18. High Temperature Plastics Market - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019 - New Market Study PublishedRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    ... Innovative Plastics (The Netherlands), E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (U.S.), Celanese Corporation (U.S.), Victrex plc. (U.K.) and others are profiled in the report. The key players in this market have adopted various strategies to strengthen ...

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  19. As Global Markets Increasingly Turn to High Performance Polymers,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | ThomasNet

    CLEVELEYS, UK Victrex plc, a UK-based global world leader in high performance polyaryletherketone polymers is planning to increase its global technology leadership with the construction of a major Polymer Innovation Center in northern England. Financial assistance for the project has come in the form of $2 million in grant funding from the UK government's Regional Growth Fund, subject to satisfactory due diligence, which recognizes the vital, rapidly accelerating importance of high performance polymers in the global marketplace.

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  20. Victrex Launches A Multi-Million Dollar Investment In Technology InnovationRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | BioSpace

    Victrex plc, a UK-based global world leader in high performance polyaryletherketone polymers is planning to increase its global technology leadership with the construction of a major Polymer Innovation Center in northern England. Financial assistance for the project has come in the form of $2 million in grant funding from the UK government's Regional Growth Fund, subject to satisfactory due diligence, which recognizes the vital, rapidly accelerating importance of high performance polymers in the global marketplace.

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