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Edinburgh-based PureLifi completes $18m fundraiser

Edinburgh-based technology company PureLifi has successfully raised $18 million to enable it to launch its technology to mass-market mobile devices and lighting manufacturers.

Published 12 November 2019

Edinburgh-based Indigovision buys Agorasys for €2.3m

Edinburgh-based CCTV specialist Indigovision has purchased Portuguese security software firm Agorasys SA for €2,300,000.

Published 12 November 2019

CALA Homes launches final phase of upmarket apartments worth up to £1.75m

CALA Homes has launched the final phase of its upmarket Edinburgh development, The Crescent at Donaldson's, with prices starting at £595,000 for a one-bedroom apartment to £1,750,000 for a deluxe penthouse.

Published 12 November 2019

Even Property acquires Capital Letters for £250k

Lettings firm Even Property, which launched just two years ago in Glasgow, has bought Capital Letters in a £250,000 deal.

Published 12 November 2019

Leith start-up Stampede launches with £1m seed funding

Leith-based digital growth services start-up Stampede launched today with £1 million seed funding from investors including Techstart Ventures, Galvanise Capital and angel investor Judy Wilson, as well as the Scottish Government.

Published 12 November 2019

And finally... band of gold

Metal detectorists have found £100,000 in gold whilst searching for a friend's wedding ring.

Published 12 November 2019

Chiene + Tait appoints Mairi MacIver as accounts and business support director

Accountants Chiene + Tait (C+T) have appointed Mairi MacIver as director of its accounts and business support (ABS) division.

Published 11 November 2019

MHA Henderson Loggie appoints Diana Penny as audit partner

MHA Henderson Loggie has appointed Diana Penny as audit partner in its Edinburgh office.

Published 11 November 2019

BRS Consulting launches new credit management service

Scottish turnaround specialist BRS Consulting has launched a new credit management service to help SMEs cut numbers of overdue debtors, improve cash flow and reduce their risk of bad debts.

Published 11 November 2019

Watt Brothers 'all stock must go clearance' continues in Glasgow

Administrators Blair Nimmo and Alistair McAlinden from KPMG are continuing to clear remaining stock and exploring all options for Scottish retailer Watt Brothers.

Published 11 November 2019

Scottish Investment Trust named 'Best Investment Trust' at the Shares Awards

The Scottish Investment Trust PLC has been named ‘Best Investment Trust’ at the Shares Awards 2019 for the 2nd consecutive year.

Published 11 November 2019

RBS: Private sector activity declines for first time since May

Private sector business activity declined for the first time in five months in October, as service sector growth eased whilst the manufacturing downturn continued, according to the latest Royal Bank of Scotland PMI.

Published 11 November 2019

Aberdeen chartered accountant Kimberley Oliver wins Women in Finance Award

Aberdeen chartered accountant Kimberley Oliver was awarded the Woman in Finance Award at this year's Business Women Scotland Awards in Glasgow.

Published 11 November 2019

Jenny Stewart: What increasing the real Living Wage means for Scottish workers

Following the announcement made by the Living Wage Foundation that the real living wage in the UK and London has increased, Jenny Stewart, head of infrastructure, government and healthcare at KPMG discusses what increasing the real Living Wage means for Scottish workers.

Published 11 November 2019

Barclays funds Precision Tooling & Castings Ltd £4.47m for MBO

Precision Tooling & Castings Ltd has secured £4.47m of funding from Barclays for a management buyout (MBO) with aspirations to grow the business and implement new technologies.

Published 11 November 2019