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apprenticeDRL replied to the Land Of Serious Topics board. 17:41

Re: Shuffling to UKIP

If we had a system of limited time work permits this wouldn't matter too much as people would come here to work on fixed length contracts, and when they expire they leave. In the meantime we would need a major effort from the Government to up the [more]

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apprenticeDRL replied to the Land Of Serious Topics board. 17:21

Re: Shuffling to UKIP

JTR

I understand what you are saying, but surely we can have a system similar to other countries where we provide limited work VISA's that do not entitle the bearer to stay here and bring their families. It is really the numbers that concern [more]

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apprenticeDRL replied to the Land Of Serious Topics board. 13:53

Re: Shuffling to UKIP

John

I understand your reasons for this as my company also have to take software developers from the Indian sub continent as we cannot find suitably qualified people in the UK (Not for want of trying).

However the answer is to [more]

Thu Aug 20

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apprenticeDRL replied to the Land Of Serious Topics board. 13:20

Re: Here comes Mr Ludd.

Petra you have made a couple of assumptions here.

Who says we pay the same rate as a shelf stacker in ASDA? We are in a high tec industry. our retention levels are very high (we are jokingly called hotel California by one of our directors). [more]

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apprenticeDRL replied to the Land Of Serious Topics board. 12:08

Re: Here comes Mr Ludd.

HI Petra

No these are all relevant skills. As I said we are looking at electro mechanical engineers that are required to assemble custom automation systems, so they will be expected to work out the wiring layouts and control interfaces, this [more]

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apprenticeDRL replied to the Land Of Serious Topics board. 09:42

Re: Here comes Mr Ludd.

Well in answer to your comment about engineering degrees the company I work is a UK systems integrator and manufacturer of automation, although in fairness we manufacture our robots at our US factory due to an acquisition.

We are desperate [more]

Fri Aug 7

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apprenticeDRL replied to the Land Of Serious Topics board. 09:23

Re: Tubes again

Nick

You can also factor in the cost to the economy of the tube strikes. I have read somewhere that this is £100m per day if so then you can rapidly reach your investment total.

Sat Jul 25

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apprenticeDRL replied to the High Yield - Share Strategies board. 10:30

Re: Week Ahead: Jul 27 - Jul 31 (31/53)

For any that hold like me

Mackay Securities MCKS.L final paid Jul 30 - 6p

Fri Jul 24

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apprenticeDRL replied to the Land Of Serious Topics board. 17:29

Re: More School Girl Abuse - Who Could It Be?

How about chemical castration - it may well deter others

Thu Jun 18

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apprenticeDRL replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 19:16

Re: GSK v AZN

I work in the Technology business and have been at a conference in AZ Molndal all week where there was talk of a potential bid for GSK by either Roche or J and J which could be about 1900 per share. Whether this will actually happen or not is anyones [more]

Fri Jun 12

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apprenticeDRL replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 11:29

Re: BLT Base Cost Post S32 Spinoff

Yes that is exactly what I have done transferred the cost of the S32 spin off from the base cost of BLT to be the purchase cost of S32.

Wed Jun 10

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apprenticeDRL replied to the Land Of Serious Topics board. 18:58

Re: NHS Wales

They do charge, or at least they do at the Heath in Cardiff.

They also charge to park on a Sunday in Cardiff city centre which is at odds to England, or at least Bristol where you can park for free on pay and display Sundays and Bank [more]

Sun Jun 7

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apprenticeDRL replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 20:11

Re: Infinis Energy INFI.L

Thanks Ian

I note your concern about the yield but there are some high yields out there Hansard Global (HSD), Pheonix (PHNX) which I know some on here hold, City of London (CLIG) which although small have regularly paid a dividend [more]

Sat Jun 6

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apprenticeDRL posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 19:10

Infinis Energy INFI.L

Just started looking at this as a candidate for my HYP. I realise it wont be to every bodies taste with a market cap of about £550m but is in the FTSE 250. It is yielding approximately 10% on a PE of about 15 (seems to be due to raised dividend [more]

Wed May 27

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apprenticeDRL replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 17:37

Re: Shell

Thank you Gengulphus

That is a very clear and concise explanation and clears up the issue for me. I purchased the B shares into an ISA so looks like I got it right.

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apprenticeDRL replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 14:45

Re: Shell

Just another thought, I purchased RDSB shares as they are the ones listed as for UK investors. RDSA seem to offer the same yield but are always at a lower price. What is the difference in the dividend if you purchase RDSA do you really get the same [more]

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apprenticeDRL posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 14:38

Shell

I have been a holder of BP for a while and always looked at Shell and thought they were a bit overpriced (just a personal view). However with the drop below 2000 and a prospective yield of 5.7% I have took the plunge and purchased an initial stake [more]

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