The Small Ordinary index of 100 small cap companies finished Wednesday on a positive note, gaining 22.5 points, or 0.77 per cent, to 3,082.2.

The Emerging Companies index of micro-cap companies also brushed off yesterday’s fall, rising 1.19 per cent to 1,887.9 while the ASX200 put on 47.9 points to 6,679.2.


Imagion Biosystems (ASX:IBX) fell 10 per cent to 13.5c despite announcing that its MagSense breast cancer detection technology is now open for human enrolment in its Phase 1 clinical study.

K-TIG (ASX:KTG) climbed 5.66 per cent to 28c after reporting an increase in revenue for the December quarter to date. The company expects to record sales of more than $400,000 for the December quarter.

Investigator Resources (ASX:IVR) rose 5.77 per cent to 5.5c as infill drilling at the Paris project returned a bonanza hit of 1m at 12,447 grams per tonne silver from 29m. Other results have increased confidence in the grade and continuity of silver mineralisation at Paris.

Jatcorp (ASX:JAT) dropped 7.14 per cent to 2.6c despite entering into a 10-year sales agreement with Nightingale PS that is focused on placing goods with major supermarket and pharmacy chains in Australia and the UK.

Trading halts


Retail Food Group (ASX:RFG) – ACCC accusations response
Pacific Nickel Mines (ASX:PNM) – legal proceedings response
Real Energy Corporation (ASX:RLE) – court hearing
Okapi Resources (ASX:OKR) – capital raising
GWR Group (ASX:GWR) – offtake agreement
Lithium Power (ASX:LPI) – capital raising
Hillgrove Resources (ASX:HGO) – capital raising
Evolve Education Group (ASX:EVO) – share consolidation
AuMake (ASX:AUK) – capital raising
Cycliq (ASX:CYQ) – capital raising & acquisition
Superior Resources (ASX:SPQ) – capital raising
Knosys (ASX:KNO) – capital raising
Comms Group (ASX:CCG) – capital raising
Pushpay (ASX:PPH) – bookbuild process


THC Global (ASC:THC) – capital raising
Catalyst Metals (ASX:CYL) – capital raising & project acquisition
Mesoblast (ASX:MSB) – corporate update
Energy Technology (ASX:EGY) – capital raising
Tigers Realm Coal (ASX:TIG) – capital raising
WPP (ASX:WPP) – acquisition proposal update
Ikwezi Mining (ASX:IKW) – price query