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Bank of Scotland unveils state-of-the-art 'concept' branch for Edinburgh

Bank of Scotland has revealed the first images of its brand new state-of-the-art ‘concept’ branch which will open in the St James Quarter development in Edinburgh later this month.

Published 18 June 2021

Clydebank Municipal Bank celebrates centenary

Scotland's oldest municipal bank – and one of just two in the whole country – has celebrated its centenary.

Published 18 June 2021

Wylie & Bisset cautions executors against debt myths

Chartered accountants Wylie & Bisset has cautioned executors against swallowing the myth that when a debtor dies their debt is written off.

Published 18 June 2021

Bank of Scotland launches digital academy

A new digital academy launched by Bank of Scotland aims to help people, businesses and charities across Scotland boost their essential skills.

Published 18 June 2021

Scottish fintech Miconex asks families to nominate 'school superheroes' for rewards

Scottish fintech Miconex has launched a national campaign asking families in Scotland to nominate their "school superheroes" who have made a positive contribution to their school community.

Published 18 June 2021

James Donaldson & Sons acquires worktop specialist Stonecare

Timber firm James Donaldson & Sons Ltd (JDS) has further developed its programme of growth with the acquisition of Glasgow-based worktop specialist, Stonecare.

Published 18 June 2021

Lee Fitzpatrick: How the quick hit of short-termism damages profitability

Scottish entrepreneur Lee Fitzpatrick offers suggestions of how businesses can focus on the longer-term in their digital marketing strategies.

Published 18 June 2021

And finally... wheels of fortune

A woman who allegedly robbed a bank from her electric wheelchair has been arrested.

Published 18 June 2021

New fund to support Scottish bioeconomy spin-outs

A new fund has been launched to support the commercialisation of industrial biotechnology concepts and the creation of more spin-outs, helping to drive the growth of Scotland’s bioeconomy.

Published 17 June 2021

Perth-based CBD company applies for admission to Aquis Stock Exchange

Perth-based CBD product manufacturer Voyager has applied for admission to the Aquis Stock Exchange as it prepares to open its first store and extend its product range.

Published 17 June 2021

Knight Frank promotes Matthew Park to partner in Aberdeen

Commercial property consultancy Knight Frank has promoted Matthew Park as a partner in its Aberdeen office.

Published 17 June 2021

MHA Henderson Loggie supports competition for video game start-ups

Accountancy firm MHA Henderson Loggie is supporting a university competition credited with propelling up-and-coming video game designers along the path to success.

Published 17 June 2021

Iain Masterton: New EU VAT rules undermine joys of summer

Just as the summer is about to begin in earnest, new VAT rules affecting UK suppliers selling goods and services online to EU consumers could dampen the mood for some businesses, writes Iain Masterton.

Published 17 June 2021

Scottish economy contracts by 'concerning' 1.9% in Q1 2021

The Scottish economy contracted by 1.9% during the first quarter of the year, which business experts have called "concerning and disappointing".

Published 17 June 2021

Savings Bank Museum in Ruthwell spared closure

A museum at the site of the world's first savings bank has been spared closure by TSB following a community campaign.

Published 17 June 2021