Malicious Prosecution Scandal: Duff and Phelps sues Lord Advocate for £25m

The firm that dealt with the administration of Rangers when it collapsed is suing the Lord Advocate for £25 million over the case that alleged the club was sold fraudulently, The Herald reports.

Published 14 May 2021

AssetCo acquires Edinburgh-based Saracen Fund Managers Limited in £2.75m deal

Asset & wealth management firm Asset Co has announced its conditional acquisition of Edinburgh-based Saracen Fund Managers Limited for an effective total consideration of £2.75 million.

Published 14 May 2021

The Robertson Trust unveils new fund to tackle poverty and trauma in Scotland

One of Scotland’s largest independent funders, The Robertson Trust has today published details of its new fund for large organisations.

Published 14 May 2021

CMS announces free seminar to support Scottish hospitality sector reopening

Law firm CMS is joining forces with Interpath Advisory to stage a free to attend seminar for Scottish hotel and leisure businesses as they reopen after the second COVID-19 lockdown.

Published 14 May 2021

NatWest customers to set limit on how much money can be transferred from their account

NatWest customers will be able to set their own limit on how much can be transferred from their bank account online, in an attempt to protect the bank's customers from scams.

Published 14 May 2021

UK Finance: Increasing number of UK home owners expected to fall into mortgage arrears

More UK homeowners are expected to fall into mortgage arrears this year as the economic repercussions of the COVID-19 continue to wreak havoc, according to new figures released by UK Finance.

Published 14 May 2021

Kier Group launches £241m fund raise

Kier Group has kick-started its proposed £241 million equity raise to help tackle its deficit.

Published 14 May 2021

New BGF initiative encourages Scottish businesses to scale up for economic recovery

Businesses across Scotland are invited to engage in a major new national initiative launched by BGF and the ScaleUp Institute to address critical challenges as the country recovers economically from the pandemic.

Published 14 May 2021

Loganair announces biggest ever winter schedule with a 50% increase in seats

Loganair, the UK’s largest regional airline, has launched its biggest ever winter programme as it continues to grow its connectivity across the UK.

Published 14 May 2021

UK banking industry commits to supporting customers who depend on cash

UK Finance and the largest retail banks and building societies in the UK have made five commitments to continue to preserve access to cash for consumers and businesses over the long term.

Published 14 May 2021