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Shetland Space Centre secures £1.43m investment from Wild Ventures Limited

The Shetland Space Centre has secured a £1.43 million investment from Wild Ventures Limited.

Published 27 November 2020

Dunedin Advisory moves to new office but WFH to continue

Dundee-based restructuring and insolvency specialists Dunedin Advisory has announced that it has moved its Glasgow office to new premises in the centre of the city.

Published 27 November 2020

HMRC and ASA launch new action to disrupt promoters of tax avoidance schemes

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) and the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) have launched new action to cut out misleading marketing by promoters of tax avoidance schemes.

Published 27 November 2020

PBS secures support from NatWest Group

ProBonoSkills.com (PBS) has announced that it will collaborate with NatWest Group on a range of initiatives.

Published 27 November 2020

Calnex posts strong interim results delivering strong growth and ongoing expansion

Linlithgow-based telecommunications equipment firm Calnex has announced its interim results reporting strong growth and the ongoing expansion of its operations.

Published 27 November 2020

Average UK pay to fall by £1200 per year

Average pay in the UK will be £1200 a year lower in the next five years, according to the Resolution Foundation. 

Published 27 November 2020

University of Edinburgh invests £5m in green projects after joining HSBC programme

The University of Edinburgh has invested £5 million in green projects after becoming the first university in the UK to sign up to HSBC’s new green deposits programme.

Published 27 November 2020

Lloyds Bank: Black Friday spending has soared by 20% in last three years

The amount spent by consumers on Black Friday has soared by 20% in three years according to the latest spending data from Bank of Scotland owner, Lloyds Bank.

Published 27 November 2020

Big Issue Invest support Scottish social ventures with nearly £1m of funding

Big Issue Invest's Power Up programme has supported 19 social businesses to date with a total of £870,000 investment, according to its 2020 Impact Report.

Published 27 November 2020

Success for Highlands and Islands at Scottish Green Energy Awards

Companies from the Highlands and islands have made their mark on the annual Scottish Green Energy Awards which took place virtually last night, with finalists from the region shortlisted in eight of the 13 categories.

Published 27 November 2020

And finally... Christmas spirit

Captain Sir Tom Moore has brought out his own gin.

Published 27 November 2020

Eos Advisory appoints Mark Beaumont to executive team

St Andrews-based investment firm Eos Advisory has appointed Mark Beaumont to its leadership team to help deliver its strategic growth plans over the coming years.

Published 26 November 2020

ASI creates platform to launch passive hedge fund strategies

Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI) has created an innovative new platform that will allow investors to track a broad spectrum of investable hedge fund benchmarks for the first time.

Published 26 November 2020

Scottish business responds to Chancellor's spending review

Scottish business organisations have responded to Chancellor Rishi Sunak's Spending Review statement, with some calling the announcement "disappointing".

Published 26 November 2020

Aberdeen New India Investment Trust post strong six month results

Aberdeen New India Investment Trust, a fund managed by Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI), has posted strong six month results as its share price and net asset value both increased substantially over the period. 

Published 26 November 2020