Scotland's largest community-owned wind farm, Stòras Uibhist, has secured an £8.5 million refinancing deal from Lombard and the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) securing its operation and other community projects. The 6.9MW wind farm, located on South Uist estate and owned by Stò
RBS has provided Falkirk-based commercial property investment and consultancy firm Bellair with £1.2 million of funding to purchase two new properties. The two properties are located in Juniper Green and Corstorphine and are 6,169 sq. ft. and 3,842 sq. ft. respectively. The properties are both
Scotland's food and drink sector is growing three times faster than the whole of the Scottish economy in the last decade, the RBS Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) has revealed. The bank's PMI was at 53.5 in August, which surpassed the all-manufacturing reading of 49.6.
Aberdeen Laundry Services is expanding its business with the acquisition of family-run professional laundry service providers, Cathkin Clean Scotland. The purchase has been supported by a £275,000 funding package from Royal Bank of Scotland and marks the next phase in the company’s growt
Orkney-based storage and removals firm, Advantage Storage Limited (ASL), has purchased a 1,758 sq. m. unit in Inverness after securing a six-figure funding package from Royal Bank of Scotland. Owned by McAdie & Reeve Ltd, Orkney's leading removals, storage and distribution specialist, ASL provid
The private sector economy in Scotland remained "close to stagnation" in August, with only fractional growth for a second month in a row, according to new figures from the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS). According to the bank's latest PMI report, order book volumes slipped into decline last month, whi
Permanent staff placements in Scotland have declined at their sharpest rate in over two years, according to the latest Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) report. There were signs that firms were turning to short-term staff to fulfil jobs, as temporary billings rose at the fastest rate in five months, whil