University of Strathclyde

Renfrewshire medicines manufacturing facility tops out

A new medicines manufacturing innovation centre that will solve major pharmaceutical industry challenges and accelerate access to affordable medicines has topped out this week. 

Published 25 August 2021

Gabriel Investments searches for more investors after switching ownership model

Glasgow-based business angel syndicate Gabriel Investments is searching for more investors after switching from university ownership to being led and owned by its members.

Published 20 July 2021

Fraser of Allander Institute: Scottish economy to reach pre-pandemic peak in summer of 2022

The Fraser of Allander Institute (FOAI) at the University of Strathclyde now forecasts that the economy will reach its pre-pandemic peak in the summer of 2022, three months earlier than was forecast in March.

Published 24 June 2021

Addleshaw Goddard: Scottish businesses report increased optimism

As restrictions start to ease and the wider economy re-opens across Scotland, a major survey published today by Addleshaw Goddard, highlights that business sentiment has improved since the last quarter of 2020.

Published 28 April 2021

Scottish economy to get back to pre-COVID levels by October 2022, says Fraser of Allander Institute

The Scottish economy will get back to pre-pandemic levels in October 2022, according to the latest Economic Commentary by the Fraser of Allander Institute (FAI) at the University of Strathclyde.

Published 18 March 2021

ClinSpec Diagnostics Limited completes £3.5m funding round

Glasgow-based ClinSpec Diagnostics Limited (ClinSpec Dx) has reached its round two funding target of £3.5 million by securing an additional investment of £1.1m.

Published 4 March 2021

SCC: Scottish economy faces darkest stage 'before dawn' of vaccination

Significant parts of the Scottish economy face worsening conditions due to the pandemic before restrictions are set to ease this year, according to the Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC) Quarterly Economic Indicator (QEI).

Published 14 January 2021

Fraser of Allander reveals three scenarios for Scotland's post-COVID economic recovery

The Fraser of Allander Institute (FAI) at The University of Strathclyde has set out three possible scenarios for Scotland's economic growth in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 15 December 2020

COVID-19 encouraged firms to adopt new technology, report finds

The use of technology and the adoption of digital innovation within Scottish businesses has accelerated at an extraordinary level in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new report by Addleshaw Goddard in partnership with the University of Strathclyde’s Fraser of Allander Institute.

Published 1 October 2020

Scottish business round-up

A round-up of business news from across Scotland featuring: The University of Strathclyde's digital whisky cask filling solution, John Lowrie Morrison's lockdown photo project, Blue Box Design's premium whisky packaging, PhysioWizard's new self-assessment neck and back pain tool, Ardbeg's Distillery of the Year award and Edge Testing Solutions' new contracts.

Published 21 July 2020

Fraser of Allander Institute: Scotland facing deepest recession in living memory

The Scottish economy is now in its deepest recession in living memory, according to the latest Economic Commentary by the Fraser of Allander Institute at the University of Strathclyde.

Published 24 June 2020

SPFL boosts Scottish economy by £214m

Newly-published research by the University of Strathclyde's Fraser of Allander Institute has revealed that the Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL) contributes over £200 million to the Scottish economy every year and supports 5,700 jobs.

Published 23 April 2020

Experts warn Scottish GDP could contract by 25% if lockdown lasts for three months

Scotland's GDP could contract by around 20-25% if the government-imposed coronavirus restrictions remain in place for three months, the University of Strathclyde's Fraser of Allander Institute has warned.

Published 8 April 2020

Fraser of Allander Institute: Coronavirus will have significant impact on economy

The University of Strathclyde's Fraser of Allander Institute has said that due to the outbreak of Coronavirus, we should expect a significant impact on the economy.

Published 17 March 2020

New Boeing and Scottish Enterprise deal to boost Scottish economy

Boeing and Scottish Enterprise have signed a new strategic agreement which is expected to bring millions of pounds to the Scottish economy and create 200 new jobs over the next five years.

Published 5 March 2020