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FTSE down on Greece jitters, miners and supermarkets

FTSE indices stepped lower through the afternoon session as Greece's highest court said it would rule on the legality of next week's key referendum in the debt- and austerity-stricken country. Miners, supermarkets and banks dominated the blue-chip losers' ladder.

Optimal Payments in line

Optimal Payments confirms trading to end-June remains strong and in line with market expectations. Completion of the acquisition of Skrill remains subject to regulatory approval by the UK's FCA, which is expected to be made no later than 30 July 2015.

Eckoh walks

Eckoh has confirmed it does not intend to proceed with the acquisition of Netcall. This decision follows consultation with Netcall's shareholders and the reluctance of a major shareholder in Netcall to support the acquisition.

MJ Gleeson upbeat

Urban regeneration and strategic land specialist MJ Gleeson has reiterated its statement made on 1 July that it expects the results for the financial year to be ahead of forecasts at the time of its last announcement on 22 June.

Ubisense warns

Ubisense Group reports further delays in the signature of certain contracts, with the result that Solutions revenue for H1 will now be some way short of that achieved in H1 2014.