Blogs



Blog: Still more good news to come from Edinburgh office scene

By Toby Withall, Office Agency Partner, Knight Frank Edinburgh

Published 14 February 2017

Blog: Making Tax Digital: what happens when a business becomes insolvent?

By David Menzies, ICAS Director of Insolvency

Published 10 February 2017

Blog: Is the “gig economy” facing an Uber problem?

By Douglas Forbes a tax manager at Campbell Dallas LLP

Published 9 February 2017

Blog: Top tips for securing finance for SMEs

Scotland has an estimated 350,000 SMEs – most of which have or will face challenges with their growth and expansion. While common issues include retaining and attracting talent, managing cash flow and developing products, getting access to finance can typically be the most prevalent impediment to growth.

Published 3 February 2017

Blog; Are We Looking Forward To 2017 Or Just To Put 2016 Behind Us?

By Bruce Stephen, head of banking & finance at Scottish corporate and commercial law firm Brodies LLP.

Published 23 January 2017

Blog: Home Free Protected Trust Deeds

Scottish consumers are not getting a fair deal. Their homes are being placed at risk because they are being denied solutions that are enshrined in legislation. Alan McIntosh, project manager of Govan Law Centre’s Personal Insolvency Unit, explains why.

Published 20 January 2017

Blog: Uncertainty means mixed picture for Scottish construction in 2017 and 2018

Steven Todd from Tayside-based EQ Chartered Accountants discusses the impact of uncertainty within the construction sector.

Published 18 January 2017

Blog: The problem with passwords

Johnston Carmichael’s IT audit manager, Andrew Davidson, explains why password security is important

Published 13 January 2017

Blog: Financial challenges for 2017

By Angela Haig, a partner in EQ Accountants' Forfar office

Published 10 January 2017

Blog: Banking disputes turned professional negligence claims

Liina Tulk, Senior Solicitor in MBM Commercial's Dispute Resolution team, considers circumstances where a banking dispute can turn into a professional negligence claim against previous lawyers.

Published 5 January 2017

Blog: How do you follow 2016?

David Watt, Executive Director of the Institute of Directors in Scotland takes a look at the year ahead.

Published 4 January 2017

Blog: ACCA Scotland offers 3 wishes for business success in 2017

The Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA) has published a checklist of 3 key priorities that will underpin the success of the accountancy profession in 2017.

Published 22 December 2016

Blog: Predictions for 2017 from Brooks Macdonald

Investment firm Brooks Macdonald’s head of research Richard Larner outlines the firm’s predictions for 2017.

Published 21 December 2016

Blog: Small print can be critical to pop-up success

Making a success of a pop-up store involves more than good location and footfall: retailers and landlords should also avoid some legal pitfalls, writes Stacy Campbell, Director in Lindsays’ Commercial Property team.

Published 14 December 2016