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French Duncan appoints Judith Howson as new director

Scottish chartered accountancy firm French Duncan has promoted Judith Howson to the role of restructuring and debt advisory director.

Published 24 August 2021

French Duncan appoints Elizabeth Leonard as new director of corporate tax team

Chartered accountancy firm French Duncan has appointed Elizabeth Leonard as its new director in its corporate tax team.

Published 4 August 2021

French Duncan's David McGinness obtains Insolvency Practitioner License

David McGinness, a director in the Insolvency team at Scottish mid-tier chartered accountancy firm French Duncan, has obtained his Insolvency Practitioner Licence.

Published 6 July 2021

French Duncan promotes Maria McConnell to partner

Chartered accountancy firm French Duncan has promoted VAT director Maria McConnell to partner, following significant growth in this area of tax over the past six years.

Published 26 May 2021

French Duncan: Scottish professional services staff want hybrid working model

Scottish professional services staff have been overwhelmingly positive in response to working remotely and see a ‘hybrid’ model as the optimum working arrangement in the future, according to research of its staff by Scottish business consultancy firm French Duncan.

Published 21 May 2021

French Duncan's corporate advisory team surpasses £110m of transactions since 2020

The corporate advisory team at Scottish chartered accountancy firm French Duncan has surpassed £110 million worth of transactions since the start of 2020 - while under new leadership.

Published 8 April 2021

Graeme Finnie: The US election and the Scottish economy

Graeme Finnie, managing partner at French Duncan, discusses the potential outcomes of the US Presidential election, and its impact on Scotland’s economy and business community.

Published 4 November 2020

French Duncan helps companies access over £10 million in coronavirus support

Accountancy and business advisory firm French Duncan has helped hundreds of firms navigate their way through the coronavirus period.

Published 5 May 2020

Scottish insolvency teams brace for aftermath of corona crisis

Insolvency practitioners across Scotland are preparing for an upsurge of insolvencies stemming from the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic which is likely to accelerate the demise of companies that were struggling in any event.

Published 4 May 2020

French Duncan helps ensure private sector front-line workers still get paid on time

Accountancy and business advisory firm French Duncan have today offered free help to any front-line business (such as pharmacies, food manufacturers or doctor’s surgeries) who might be struggling with extra administrative burden to ensure their staff still get paid on time.

Published 30 March 2020

French Duncan appointed administrators of JB Bennett

Construction and residential development company JB Bennett (Contracts) Ltd has gone into administration with Eileen Blackburn and Linda Barr of French Duncan LLP’s restructuring and debt advisory practice appointed as joint administrators.

Published 2 March 2020

French Duncan announces Edinburgh appointments after £250k office refurbishment

Accountancy and business advisory firm French Duncan LLP has announced a series of appointments in its Edinburgh office following a £250,000 refurbishment.

Published 6 November 2019

MacRoberts helps secure £18 million investment for Together Energy

MacRoberts has helped win an £18 million investment for emerging Scottish energy company Together Energy.

Published 14 October 2019

Scottish accountancy veterans open new Edinburgh office

Four Scottish accountancy veterans have been recruited by Belfast finance firm HNH to open a new corporate finance office in Edinburgh to target small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) including family-owned companies.

Published 3 October 2019

French Duncan appointed provisional liquidator at Viking Mead

Brian Milne of French Duncan has been appointed provisional liquidator of a Scottish mead producer which ceased trading this month.

Published 22 August 2019