COVID-19



Wylie & Bisset: Strong leadership fundamental for family businesses to survive impact of coronavirus

Chartered accountants Wylie & Bisset has said that strong leadership is fundamental if family businesses are to survive the economic impact of COVID-19.

Published 19 March 2020

FCA sets out expectations for general insurance firms during coronavirus

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has today set out expectations for general insurance firms and provided information for consumers about what they should see from their insurance provider during the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 19 March 2020

Scottish businesswoman launches £100k coronavirus support package for local community in Kilmarnock

Scottish businesswoman Marie Macklin CBE has offered £100,000 community cash fund to support the communities of Kilmarnock, which will help tackle the local impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the places closest to her heart.

Published 19 March 2020

Simon Allison: Coronavirus – a guide for employers

Simon Allison looks at common issues for employers during the coronavirus outbreak such as whether an employer can lay off staff and what happens if they are forced to close their premises.

Published 19 March 2020

Scottish accountants welcome IR35 postponement

Accountants across Scotland have welcomed the postponement announcement by the Treasury of the introduction of IR35 tax changes on off-payroll working.

Published 18 March 2020

SCC: Additional support measures for businesses are essential for businesses to survive COVID-19

The Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC) has said that the additional support measures announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak are essential if businesses are to survive the COVID-19 outbreak.

Published 18 March 2020

Jamie Daniels: COVID-19 market update

Jamie Daniels, director of investment management at Blackadders, provides information on the latest changes in the economic market amid the current coronavirus outbreak.

Published 18 March 2020