This week's diary

TODAY - Interims: Druck, Europower, Metrodome, Plysu, Shield Diagnostic, Waterfall Holdings, Jaques Vert. Finals: API Group, Fountain Forestry, Hardys & Hansons, Kunick, Vaux. Economics: November producer prices, 1997 overseas direct investment. EGMs: Pacific Media.

TUESDAY - Interims: Boustead, Computerland, MFI Furniture, Mondas, Halma. Finals: Securicor, First Choice Holidays, Hawtin, Leeds Group, NFC. Economics: November retail prices index, October engineering turnover. Events: De Beers 1998 central selling sales figures.

WEDNESDAY - Interims: Carpetright, Phonelink. Finals: KPMG, Baggeridge Brick. Economics: November public sector net cash requirement (PSNCR), November labour market statistics. Events: Competitiveness White Paper. AGMs: TownCentre Securities.

THURSDAY - Interims: Asda, Jones Stroud, Ptarmigan Intn'l Capital, Universal Salvage. Finals: Legal & General Recovery. Economics: November retail sales, December CBI montly trends. EGMS: Ashquay, Dalkeith Inns, Rea Brothers, Stentor.

FRIDAY - Interims: Meconic, Littlewoods. Finals: none scheduled. Economics: November motor vehicle production, November building society figures, November MBBG lending, November provisional M4, Third quarter business investment. Meetings: Allied Carpets EGM, Sedgemoor EGM, Providence Resources AGM.

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