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Stewart Milne sold to Kier

Category: Construction Finance — Mark on April 30, 2012

Aberdeen-based Stewart Milne Group (SMG) has completed the sale of its construction division to Kier Group in a £1 million deal.

The new business is to be named Kier Milne and will see (more…)

Record numbers of Scottish firms collapsing

Category: Scotland Business News — Gary Cain on April 28, 2012

Official figures have shown that record numbers of Scottish businesses are failing, either through becoming insolvent or entering receivership

Information released by Accountant in Bankruptcy (AiB) has shown that (more…)

Scottish tourist industry is booming

Category: Scottish Economy — Paul Morgan on April 26, 2012

The number of people visiting tourist attractions in the country soared by four million in the past twelve months, with many sites seeing huge rises.

One of the main reasons for the increase was due to (more…)

Edinburgh airport sold in £800m deal

Category: Scotland Business News — Mark on April 24, 2012

The owner of Gatwick Airport has struck a deal to buy Edinburgh Airport from BAA, the same company that sold them London’s second biggest airport three years ago. (more…)

Scottish economy shrinks back

Category: Scottish Economy — Gary Cain on April 22, 2012

The latest figures released by Scotland’s chief statistician have shown that the country’s economy shrank in the last three months of 2011. (more…)

Scottish unemployment falls but benefit claimants rise

Category: Invoice Factoring — Paul Morgan on April 20, 2012

The latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) have shown that the number of unemployed people in the country has fallen in the first three months of the year. (more…)

March retail sales shine under rising temperatures

Category: Scotland Business News — Mark on April 18, 2012

The good weather that Scotland enjoyed throughout March has seen the retail sector enjoy its best performance since Christmas. (more…)

Asset management company to see large reorganisation

Category: Scotland Business News — Gary Cain on April 16, 2012

Edinburgh-based Swip (Scottish Widows Investment Partnership) has announced a shift in focus from the management of UK equity funds. (more…)

Expectations exceeded by Scottish food and drink exports

Category: Scottish Economy — Paul Morgan on April 14, 2012

The whisky industry was a key contributor to the growth of Scottish drink and food exports in the last year, as a new record was set. (more…)

Scottish drinks manufacturer sees sales grow

Category: Scotland Business News — Mark on April 12, 2012

The manufacturer of popular soft drink, Irn Bru, has seen a moderate growth in both profits and turnover, in the year that ended January 2012. (more…)

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