ClearWater Hygiene on target for £30m revenues in fight against COVID-19

ClearWater Hygiene, an Edinburgh-headquartered business launched just 12 weeks ago in response to the coronavirus outbreak, is now on course to generate more than £30m in revenue after securing a raft of significant corporate contracts across the UK.

Published 3 July 2020

Equinor finance chief Russell Alton to head up Neo Energy

Russell Alton, the current finance chief of Norwegian energy firm Equinor, has been appointed as the new chief executive of Aberdeen-based Neo Energy.

Published 3 July 2020

Business welcomes further easing of Scottish lockdown restrictions

Business organisations across Scotland have welcomed First Minister Nicola Sturgeon's latest announcement on the easing of lockdown restrictions in Scotland.

Published 3 July 2020

Industry experts submit action plan to limit unemployment in Scotland

A group of industry experts have submitted an action plan to the Scottish Government in an attempt to limit unemployment caused by the economic impacts of coronavirus.

Published 3 July 2020

ACCA: UK SMEs express stress and anxiety ahead of July lockdown lifting

Thousands of SMEs across the UK have expressed their stress and anxiety ahead of the July 4 lockdown lifting in England, according to the latest results from the ACCA and The Corporate Finance Network SME Recovery Tracker.

Published 3 July 2020

Remake secures £56,852 funding package from The National Lottery Community Fund

Environmental charity Remake, which is based in Crieff, has secured £56,852 from the Scottish Government’s Supporting Communities Fund through The National Lottery Community Fund.

Published 3 July 2020

And finally... crown secrets

A rare photo of the six children of King George V and Queen Mary, showing a young Prince John, who was kept out of the public eye is due to be sold at auction for an estimated price of £3,000.

Published 3 July 2020

Burness Paull sees significant cash injection from partners

Burness Paull has completed a multi-million-pound fundraising round which saw the firm's top equity partners double their capital stakes to £300,000.

Published 2 July 2020

Audit firms introduce measures to improve evaluation of going concern assessments

Since the start of the coronavirus crisis, audit firms across the UK have introduced a range of additional measures to improve their evaluation of companies’ going concern assessments.

Published 2 July 2020