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Instem is a robust and profitable provider of IT applications and technology enabled services to life sciences R&D.  Instem helps clients to bring life enhancing products to market faster, with the potential for significant return on their investment.

Instem’s solutions are essential to over 500 clients worldwide in areas such as:

· Collection, analysis and reporting of complex scientific data
· Compliance with regulatory submission requirements, including the FDA-mandated SEND initiative
· Improving quality, consistency and efficiency of critical R&D processes and corresponding information             reporting
· Generating new scientific insights through identification, extraction and analysis of actionable information

Instem anticipates continued organic and acquisitive growth in a buoyant life sciences industry.

ReNeuron Group (RENE)

ReNeuron Group (RENE) is a leading, clinical-stage stem cell business. Our primary objective is the development of novel stem cell therapies targeting areas of significant unmet or poorly met medical need.

Rockhopper Exploration (RKH)

Rockhopper Exploration plc ("Rockhopper") is an AIM listed oil and gas exploration company based in the UK with interests in the Falkland Islands.  It was established in 2004 with a strategy to invest in and undertake an offshore oil exploration programme.  It was floated on AIM in August 2005.

Rockhopper holds 40% interests in production licences PL032 and PL033 and, on completion of a farm-in announced in October 2013, 24% stakes in blocks PL004a, PL004b, and PL004c. All of these blocks are operated by Premier Oil. In addition, it has a 3% interest block PL003, operated by Falkland Oil and Gas.

In August 2014 Rockhopper completed the takeover of Mediterranean Oil & Gas plc ("MOG"). Through the acquisition of MOG, Rockhopper now holds a portfolio of production, development/appraisal and exploration interests in Italy, Malta and France.

Safestay (SSTY)

Safestay (SSTY), is an owner and operator of an international brand of contemporary hostels.

Scotgold Resources (SGZ)

Scotgold Resources (SGZ) is a mineral exploration company that offers opportunities to investors in the increasingly attractive gold mining industry through the development of the Cononish Mine in Scotland.

ValiRx (VAL)

ValiRx Plc (VAL) is a life science company, which focuses on clinical stage cancer therapeutic development, taking proprietary & novel technology for precision medicines towards commercialisation and partnering.