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The Nationwide Building Society has reported a 54 per cent rise in annual pre-tax profit to £1.04bn. The building society reported £677m a year earlier and the result sees Nationwide return to its position of the UK's second largest mortgage lender.

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From left: Lindsay Darroch, partner, Blackadders LLP; Campbell Clark, partner Blackadders LLP; Marjory MacDonald; Johnston Clark (managing partner, Blackadders LLP Angus legal firm Marjory MacDonald Solicitors is to merge with Blackadders LLP on 22 May.

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The Royal Bank of Scotland is to close two of its Edinburgh branches this year along with a host of others across Scotland. The 80 per cent state-owned lender will close Capital branches at Goldenacre and Tollcross, as well as West Blackhall Street in Greenock.

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Perth-based energy supplier SSE, the UK's second biggest company, has reported a 39 per cent increase in profits to £456.8 million for the year to March 31. The performance comes despite the firm admitting that it lost more than 500,000 customer accounts in the last year and its pledge to freeze bi

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An abandoned Edinburgh market that has lain derelict for 14 years will finally be redeveloped, with diggers set to move on to the site by the end of the month after Royal Bank of Scotland reached agreement with a developer.

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Cash was overtaken by non-cash payments for the first time ever last year. Figures published today by the Payments Council show that payments made in cash by consumers, businesses and financial organisations in the UK fell to 48 per cent last year (from 52 per cent in 2013).

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Scottish businesses can benefit from new funding opportunities launched today to help them maximise their time, money and expertise and improve their environmental credentials. Resource Efficient Scotland, a programme of Scottish Government-funded Zero Waste Scotland, has launched an Implementation

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