Deloitte expands 'Return to Work' programme

Deloitte has announced changes to its Return to Work programme, which helps people find their way back into professional services after a career break.

Published 21 March 2019

Aberdeen firm scoops NatWest Intermediary Solutions Local Hero Mortgage Award

North east firm Phil Anderson Financial Services has taken the honours as winner of the Best Firm Scotland category at the NatWest Intermediary Solutions Local Hero Mortgage Awards.

Published 21 March 2019

Aberdeen Standard Investments takes control of five Virgin Money funds in joint venture's latest stage

The next step in Aberdeen Standard Investments and Virgin Money's joint venture has been taken with the appointment of the Edinburgh-based wealth manager as investment adviser for £3.6bn of assets across a range the CYBG-owned bank's portfolios.

Published 21 March 2019

Scottish economic growth to dip to 1.2 per cent in 2019, but ahead of 1.1 per cent UK growth

Economic growth in Scotland is expected to dip to 1.2 per cent in 2019, before accelerating to 1.6 per cent in 2020, according to PwC’s latest UK Economic Outlook report.

Published 21 March 2019

‘Nearly half of Scots think you need to invest a minimum of £500 in an investment ISA’

The Scottish public are just as likely to invest their savings in art, antiques, jewellery or wine as they are in the stock market, according to new research from Barclays.

Published 21 March 2019

2019 AccelerateHER Awards finalists announced

Eight aspirational female-led Scottish companies have been shortlisted as finalists for this year’s AccelerateHER Awards.

Published 21 March 2019

Glasgow accountancy welcomes rise of challenger banks offering start-ups fresh, faster and easier funding options

Glasgow-based chartered accountants Wylie & Bisset has welcomed the recent rise of the challenger banks offering SMEs and start-ups a variety of fresh, faster and easier funding options.

Published 21 March 2019

Glasgow student wins £10,000 for faculty through F&C Investment Trust competition

The winner of the F&C Investment Trust Prize has been announced as Heather Ramsey, who is studying for an HND in Legal Services at City of Glasgow College.

Published 21 March 2019

Banks of the future must maintain the human touch, according to major new Clydesdale report

Technology has the potential to create seismic waves of change through banking that will alter consumer habits further, but the industry will need to work hard to maintain trust and to ensure some customers are not left behind in the ‘Bank of the Future’.

Published 20 March 2019

Eighth quarter of continued economic growth in Scotland

The Scottish economy grew for the eighth consecutive quarter during the final three months of 2018, according to official statistics released today by Scotland’s Chief Statistician.

Published 20 March 2019