News explorer

What is news explorer?

Using the news explorer, you can search for real time regulatory and financial communications which will be published by listed companies, non-listed companies, investors, etc. who registers with Regulatory News Service (RNS). There are no changes to the functionality of this news explorer/search compared to the old website.

What is the default display/filter?

By default, you will see all earnings and news released within the trading day like on the old website. If you want, you can clear the default filters and use other filtering options too. Click on the filter icon next to Filter by text on the blue bar in order to expand the filters.

How to filter?

Use the below filter types in order to search for real-time UK regulatory disclosures and other financial communications.

  • Company or code - Search for a company/security by its name, code (TIDM / EPIC) or International Securities Identification Number (ISIN).
  • Free text search - Using the free text search you can search for any specific content/headline of a news item.
  • Source - Filter news by its source (RNS regulatory or Reach)
  • News type - Filter news by its type (only Earnings, News and Reach, show all except NAV and FRN and show all). By default, results are filtered by 'Show only Earnings, News and Reach'.
  • Headline type - Filter news by its headline type. You can select one or more headline types.
  • Index - Filter companies/securities by FTSE indices. You can select one or more FTSE indices.
  • Industry sector - Filter companies/securities by FTSE industry sectors. You can select one or more FTSE industry sectors.
  • Time period - Filter news by its published date or date range. Filter by Today's news, last week's news, last month's news or customise the dates by providing a from and to date. By default, results are filtered by 'Today's' news.

You can use the drop down option available below the filters to change the display of the results. By default, only 20 news items are displayed but you have the option to change the display to see 50 news, 100 news or 500 news at a time.

What do you find on search results?

Your search results will be consisted of the below information and it will be presented in a table format.

  • Headline - Headline of the news item published. Click on the headline to view the news item.
  • Source - Source of the news item. News can be published by different providers.
  • Date -  Published date of the news.
  • Time - Published time of the news.
  • Price - Price of the related security/instrument which has published the news. This value is the last automatic trade, the last uncrossing price or the mid-price of the best bid and offer prices available for the instrument.
  • Change % - The daily change percentage in the price of the related security/instrument which has published the news, i.e. the difference between the displayed price of an instrument and the last close price as a percentage.


How to sort the search results?

There are two main ways you can sort the search results. Use the drop down option above the search results table in order to select one of the below options.

  • Sort by most recent
  • Sort by most read