Blur soars on raft of new work

Shares in Aim-listed online services exchange Blur Group rose nearly 20 per cent yesterday after it revealed a $3.6m marketing project with a US transport group. Blur said it took 410 projects in the quarter, up 125 per cent on a year ago, and the average value of each job also more than doubled. A dozen projects were worth more than $100,000 each, Blur added.