Perthshire holiday resort secures £1m finance package from HSBC

A luxury holiday lodge and bistro resort in Carse of Gowrie is set to expand after securing a £1 million finance package from HSBC.

Published 11 December 2018

Barclays to allow customers to 'turn off' certain types of spending

Barclays has become the first UK high street bank to allow customers to "turn off" spending with certain types of retailers.

Published 11 December 2018

Brexit taking 'considerable bite' out of banking jobs

A recruitment firm has warned that Brexit uncertainty is taking a "considerable bite" out of banking jobs in the UK, The Scotsman reports.

Published 11 December 2018

Stephen Oates: The gift of giving may not be tax free

Stephen Oates, tax director at French Duncan, warns that business owners should take care that they don't make employees liable for additional tax and National Insurance by giving gifts at Christmas.

Published 11 December 2018

BDO negotiating with Rangers FC Group over £18m claim on oldco

Negotiations are underway between BDO and Rangers FC Group to resolve an £18 million claim on the collapsed RFC 2012 plc, The Herald reports.

Published 11 December 2018

And finally... nuns on the run

Two nuns who embezzled nearly £400,000 from a Catholic school to gamble in Las Vegas have apologised for their actions.

Published 11 December 2018

KPMG appointed administrators of construction firm Carbon Dynamic

Blair Nimmo and Geoff Jacobs of KPMG have been appointed joint administrators of Invergordon construction firm Carbon Dynamic.

Published 10 December 2018

Grant Thornton warns businesses to expect stricter enforcement of tax evasion law

Scottish businesses should prepare for a stricter enforcement of the Criminal Finances Act 2017 next year, Grant Thornton has warned.

Published 10 December 2018

Royal Bank of Scotland: Scottish business growth slowed in November

Business growth slowed in Scotland in November to the weakest rate in eight months, according to new analysis from Royal Bank of Scotland.

Published 10 December 2018

Alan Gordon: Challengers create lending circles offering up to £10m

Alan Gordon, principal commercial partner in the Glasgow North office of DM Hall Chartered Surveyors, considers the opportunities that challenger banks provide to the commercial property sector.

Published 10 December 2018