Saturday, September 18, 2021
A person mountain biking - Business News Scotland

Scottish borers could be “global leader” in mountain biking thanks to deal

£19 MILLION of funding has been announced for a world first mountain biking innovation centre after a  multi-million pound deal signed today has confirmed funding for the Scottish borders.The Borderlands Inclusive Growth deal was...
graduate - Scottish News

Bank to give students fifty pounds after opening an account

A BANK is launching a new student account which will offer every student £50 cash and a four-year tastecard membership. The Royal Bank of Scotland will pay £50 within 10 days of the account opening...
West end of Princes Street, Edinburgh at dusk|Business News Scotland

Scotland second most attractive location for inward investment in the UK

SCOTLAND'S Attractiveness Survey 2021 that confirmed Scotland was yet again the most attractive location for inward investment in the UK outside of London.Despite the challenges of COVID-19, Scotland secured 6% more Foreign Direct Investment...
Money - Business news Scotland

Financial advisers report boom during lockdown in 2020

DESPITE lockdown and unprecedented market volatility, financial advisers reported a boom in demand for their services throughout 2020.With greater use of remote working and video calling to attract and serve new clients nearly 60%...
Two people meeting and discussing reports - Finance News

New report for Scotland’s finance sector paints stark picture of challenges ahead

SCOTLAND'S critical financial sector is experiencing "deep and dramatic changes" which are now being accelerated by Coronavirus, Brexit and the Climate emergency a new report has found. The report “Industry Trends and Salary Guide” published...
RBS logo - Business News Scotland

Bank boosts support of climate focussed entrepreneurs ahead of COP26 conference

CLIMATE focused businesses in Scotland can now gain extra support after a national bank announced an enterprise programme.The Royal Bank of Scotland announced a new programme today to boost its support for scale up...
OOKI - business News Scotland

Finance app launches helping those struggling with rising debt

A new finance platform aims to provide easier access to financial products for UK consumers, including the growing number of people deemed to be living with low financial resilience. Ooki is a new app that...

Top post-lockdown career paths outlined by financial services experts

SPECIALISTS in recruitment for Scotland's financial services sector have outlined the top seven "trending" career paths for those looking to enter work or to retrain in.Based on statistics and industry insights from its annual salary...
Government spending - Business News Scotland

Pandemic pushes government spending to £56.35 billion

All £8.6 billion of consequential funding guaranteed to the Scottish Government for 2020-21 has been allocated to tackling the pandemic
Golf holidays

Stolen golf clubs not covered by many insurance policies

GOLFERS have been warned to check their insurance policies or risk losing out on thousands of pounds if their clubs are stolen from their car.With an average cost of £1,200 for a new set...
Helen Kelly, Barclays - Business News UK

Barclays Corporate Banking appoints new Head of Europe

BARCLAYS Corporate Banking has announced the appointment of its new Head of Corporate Banking, Barclays Europe.The banking giant revealed that Helen Kelly will take on the role having served with the firm for over...
House - Property News Scotland

Analysis reveals the places in the UK with the biggest increase in house prices

NEW analysis of the latest official ONS figures has revealed where Scotland has had the biggest increase in average house prices.The analysis discovered that the Outer Hebrides has had the UK’s biggest increase in...
A picture of a hostel - Business News Scotland

Hostels set to receive over £2m of funding through funding package

HOSTELS are set to receive over £2m of funding from the Scottish Government as part of a £104.3m support fund to the tourism and hospitality sector.The fund, acting as relief from COVID-19 aims to...
paperwork - Business News Scotland

Insolvency and restructuring profession rescued thousands of UK jobs

THE insolvency and restructuring profession rescued 297,000 jobs and returned £1.82bn to creditors in insolvency cases in 2019.That is the equivalent of around 800 jobs and £5m a day, according to a new report...
Money - Business news Scotland
Collaborative Post

Money Saving Tips to Make the Most of Your Summer Holidays

In the UK, summer begins in June and goes all the way to August. Traditionally, it is a season whose temperatures average 48–64 degrees Fahrenheit but expect variations depending on your location. Sunny days...
Scale up Scotland - Business News Scotland

Free programme designed to unlock Scotland’s scale up economy

ENTREPRENEURS looking to scale their business are being invited to apply for a programme that is designed to support unlocking the scale up economy. Free to successful applicants, the Scale Up Scotland programme founded by...
Dumfries CARS Sheme - Business News Scotland

£4.5 million investment for Scotland’s historic towns and cities

HISTORIC communities across Scotland will benefit from over £4.5m of investment from Historic Environment Scotland (HES).The funding was awarded as part of the Conservation Area Regeneration Scheme  (CARS) and will be shared between four...
Douglas Home & Co. chartered accountants; Accountants offer helping hand to under siege property solicitors

Second home tax timebomb sets scene for law firm alliance

UNSETTLED property investors across Scotland are facing an unexpected capital gains pitfall because of a little-known stealth tax change.Tax experts at one of Scotland’s leading accountancy firms have warned that many face trouble as...
work - Scottish News

Young people urged to apply for Job Start Payment

THE Social Justice Secretary has urged eligible young people to apply for Job Start Payment if they are starting a new job after a period of unemployment.Eligible 16-24 year olds, who have been on...
Mark Simpson - Business News Scotland

Credit company sees an increase in debt collection referrals in 2021

A GLASGOW-based Credit company has recorded a sharp increase in collection referrals from Insolvency Practitioners (IPs) UK-wide in the first six months of the year. BRS Credit primarily focuses on working with IPs to maximise...
Simple Share Buttons
Simple Share Buttons