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The North Sea oil and gas industry was left disappointed by Chancellor George Osborne's Budget announcement yesterday with some accusing him of “tinkering around the edges” of the beleaguered sector. Mr Osborne chose not to offer any new Budget incentives designed to kickstart languishing explor

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George Osborne Yesterday’s Summer Budget announcement was a mixed bag for bankers after Chancellor George Osborne announced that the government will “gradually” reduce the bank levy over the next six years, only to go to say that an 8 per cent bank surcharge on profits is to be introduced from

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Regulators confirm strict new rules for senior bankers Martin Wheatley

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A Department for Work and Pensions adviser has been jailed after admitting to a £33,000 decade-long benefits fraud. Avril Murray, who worked at the DWP’s Dundee call centre, claimed she was a single mother while fraudulently raking in thousands for years.

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L-R: Johnny Griffiths, Iain Steele and Craig Martin. Four Scottish accountants from BDO put their counting skills to different use by successfully completing the Five Peaks High Five Challenge last week to raise funds for the children’s rugby charity, Wooden Spoon.

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The Royal Bank of Scotland’s wealth management and private banking business, Adam & Company, has reported annual operating profits of almost £23 million for last year, up £5 million on 2013. Latest results for the firm, which was founded in the Edinburgh in 1983, also showed the return on eq

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Andy Brodie Standard Life Wealth, Edinburgh-based insurance giant Standard Life’s discretionary fund management arm, has announced the appointment of Andy Brodie as its new head of operations.

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A new survey has revealed that Scotland is outperforming the rest of the UK in creating university spinout companies. The fifth annual report for the Spinouts UK survey shows Scotland is home to one in five (20 per cent) of the UK’s spinouts, significantly ahead of the next two best performing reg

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BenRiach Distillery Company to sink £25m into expansion bid The Edinburgh-based BenRiach Distillery Company has announced plans to invest more than £25m in the business over the next two years.

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