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Week ahead: 20 - 30 December

A summary of key company announcements expected in the coming week
Week ahead: 20 - 30 December

Welcome to the week ahead, our summary of the forthcoming key company announcements. Companies are no longer obliged to notify the London Stock Exchange (LSE) of results and trading updates, so this list does not claim to be comprehensive. You can read company announcements at and our daily online news summaries record all key company announcements and business press headlines.


Monday 20 December

Interims: Gore Street Energy Storage Fund (GSF)

AGMs: Aberdeen Latin American Income Fund (ALAI), Cambium Global Timberland (TREE), Plexus Holdings (POS)

Companies paying dividends: Chenavari Toro Income (1.6p), CMC Markets (3.5p), iEnergizer (8.1p), Octopus Titan VCT (2p interim, 6p special)


Tuesday 21 December 

Economics: Gross domestic product, public sector net borrowing

AGMs: Go Ahead Group (GOG), Lekoil (LEK), Northamber (NAR)

Companies paying dividends: Baillie Gifford Japan Trust (6p), Craneware (15.5p), Finsbury Food Group (2.4p), Premier Miton Global Renewables Trust (1.75p)


Wednesday 22 December

Economics: Current account, gross domestic product

AGMs: dotDigital (DOTD), Macau Property Opportunities Fund (MPO), Parkmead Group (PMG), Revolution Bars (RBG)

Companies paying dividends: Anglo Pacific Group (1.75p), Murray Income Trust (8.25p), London Finance & Investment Group (1.75p)


Thursday 23 December

AGMs: Beximco Pharmaceuticals (BXP), China Nonferrous Gold (CNG), Orosur Mining (OMI), SkinBioTherapeutics (SBTX)

Companies paying dividends: DPS Furniture (7.5p), VPC Specialty Lending Investments (2p)


Friday 24 December

Interims: Sequoia Economic Infrastructure Income Fund (SEQI)

AGMs: Abingdon Health (ABDX), Origo Partners (OPP)

Companies paying dividends: Kainos (7.1p), Seneca Growth Capital VCT (1.5p), Triad Group (2p)


Wednesday 29 December

AGMs: Eco Atlantic Oil & Gas (ECO), Jubilee Metals Group (JLP), Vast Resources (VAST), Wildcat Petroleum (WCAT)

Companies paying dividends: Inspiration Healthcare (0.21p)


Thursday 30 December 

Trading updates: Genedrive (GDR)

AGMs: Genedrive (GDR), Intuitive Investments Group (IIG), Secure Property Development & Investment (SPDI), Simigon (SIM)

Companies paying dividends: RM Infrastructure Income (1.63p), Warehouse REIT (1.55p)


Friday 31 December 

AGMs: Corcel (CRCL), Goldplat (GDP), Gulf Investment Fund (GIF), Infrastructure India (IIP), Marwyn Acquisition Company (MACP)

Companies paying dividends: Albion Technology & General VCT (1.95p), BMO Real Estate Investments (1p), HICL Infrastructure (2.1p), Palace Capital (3.25p), River and Mercantile Group (3.2p)


Companies going ex-dividend on 23 December

Company Dividend (p)Pay date
Aberdeen Diversified Income & Growth Tru1.3820-Jan-22
ADVFN Ord 1p1.524-Jan-22
Alliance Pharma Ord 1p0.56307-Jan-22
Halma Ord 10p7.3504-Feb-22
Netcall Ord 5p0.3708-Feb-22
PHSC Ord 10p0.521-Jan-22
Polar Capital Holdings Ord 2.5p1414-Jan-22
Schroder European REIT1.5614-Jan-22
Schroder European REIT4.02414-Jan-22
Smart (J) Contractors Ord 2p2.2728-Jan-22

The ex-dividend day is the first day on which it is no longer possible to buy the shares and qualify for the dividend. Ex-days are almost always a Thursday. The record date is usually one day after the ex-date. The payment day is the day on which the funds are transferred to shareholders.