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Scottish business claims for R&D tax relief increase

Statistics released yesterday by HMRC have revealed that Scotland has seen another rise in Research and Development (R&D) tax credit claims.

Published 11 October 2019

Scottish Chambers: Brexit uncertainty causing businesses to struggle

The latest Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC) Quarterly Economic Indicator survey for Q3 of 2019 shows that businesses continue to struggle due to factors caused by Brexit uncertainty in the most recent quarter.

Published 11 October 2019

Scottish house prices continue to rise

House prices in Scotland continued to rise over the last three months, bucking the trend across other UK regions.

Published 11 October 2019

Standard Life Aberdeen to cut up to 70 jobs

Standard Life Aberdeen is to cut up to 70 jobs in its IT department due to outsourcing.

Published 11 October 2019

Lanarkshire to host Women in Business event

Lanarkshire is to host the Lanarkshire Women in Business Closing The Female Funding Gap event next month to provide expert advice and access to funders to women across the area.

Published 11 October 2019

Target Healthcare Group receives seven-figure funding package from HSBC UK

East Killbride-based pharmaceutical wholesaler Target Healthcare Group has received a seven-figure funding package from HSBC UK.

Published 11 October 2019

TSF Finance make three new senior appointments

Glasgow-based TSF Finance has appointed Stephanie Moyes as director and Ian Close and Lee Mair as senior funding partners.

Published 11 October 2019

BDO: Inflation Index signals economic downturn

BDO LLP's Inflation Index fell by 1.39 points to 95.36 points in September - the lowest level since the Brexit referendum more than three years ago.

Published 11 October 2019

Scott James Wealth Management supports Aberdeen youth football teams

Youth football teams in North-east Aberdeen have received a boost ahead of the new football season thanks to backing from Scott James Wealth Management (SJWM).

Published 11 October 2019

In Pictures: Delegation of 15 credit guarantee corporations of Japan visit DSL Business Finance

A delegation from 15 credit guarantee corporations of Japan has paid a visit to DSL Business Finance Ltd.

Published 11 October 2019

English council takes 50% stake in Scottish energy company in £18m deal

An English local authority has invested £18 million in return for a 50% stake in Scottish energy provider Together Energy to supply its residents with green electricity.

Published 11 October 2019

FCA fines Tullett Prebon £15.4m

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has fined Tullett Prebon (Europe) Limited £15.4 million.

Published 11 October 2019

Parkinson's UK Scotland appoints chartered accountant Dr Catherine Martin

Chartered accountant Dr Catherine Martin has been appointed to Parkinson's UK Scotland's new advisory group.

Published 11 October 2019

Contents insurance undervalued by £115bn research finds

A survey by Admiral Home Insurance has found that homeowners and renters across the country could be undervaluing their contents insurance by £115bn, despite a third believing their possessions are at risk.

Published 11 October 2019

Exception: Up to 90% of banks’ processes to be hosted on the cloud within 10 years

A new report carried out by digital solutions firm Exception has revealed that up to 90% of banks' process are to be hosted on the cloud within the next decade.

Published 11 October 2019