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£60m funding commitment made to transform Dundee Michelin site

The transformation of the Michelin factory site in Dundee into a new innovation hub has taken a step forward with a £60 million funding commitment.

Published 6 November 2019

William May: Scots believe threshold on inheritance tax should be raised to £684k

A survey of 3,000 British people by William May has found that Scottish people believe that the threshold on inheritance tax should be £684,000.

Published 6 November 2019

Number of private sector businesses in Scotland rises to record 356,550

The number of private sector businesses operating in Scotland has risen to 356,550, the highest number ever recorded.

Published 6 November 2019

Consultation launched on European Structural Funds replacement

A consultation has been launched on a potential replacement to a £780 million European funding programme should Brexit go ahead.

Published 6 November 2019

Avison Young: Glasgow boasted highest levels of city centre take-up in Q3 2019

Glasgow boasted the highest levels of city centre take-up of any of the UK's major regional office occupier markets in the third quarter of 2019, according to a new report.

Published 6 November 2019

KPMG moves to inspire Scotland's future Black Heritage business stars

Entrepreneurs have joined forces with KPMG to inspire the next generation of Black business leaders in Scotland.

Published 6 November 2019

New location advisory team launched at Clyde Gateway

Clyde Gateway has set up a new location advisory team to support businesses looking to find a home in the area. 

Published 6 November 2019

Property-developing couple launch Aberdeen serviced apartments

A husband and wife property investor team are set to breathe new life into a tired block of flats in Aberdeen, thanks to a £437,500 cash injection from Together.

Published 6 November 2019

Investors in People: Nearly one in six Scots prefer workplace mental health support to 3% pay rise

Nearly one in sex Scottish workers would rather have workplace support for mental health than a 3% pay rise, new research from Investors in People has revealed.

Published 6 November 2019

FRC: Companies should expand discusion of new leasing standard in annual reports and accounts

Companies applying the new standard on lease accounting need to provide more information on its effects, according to a new report by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC).

Published 6 November 2019

And finally... well-heeled

Customs officers who detained a woman after noticing her walking strangely allegedly found nearly two kilograms of gold in her shoes.

Published 6 November 2019

AAB Wealth appoints Benny Higgins as non-exective chairman

Benny Higgins has been appointed as non-executive chairman of Anderson Anderson & Brown Wealth Ltd.

Published 5 November 2019

RSM named most active M&A advisors in Scotland

RSM's corporate finance team continues to be the most active financial adviser in the Scottish Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) advisory market.

Published 5 November 2019

Edinburgh-based Asia Dragon Trust outperforms over 12 months

Enhancements to the investment process at the £590 million Asia Dragon Trust (formerly Edinburgh Dragon Trust) have contributed to the company’s outperformance of its benchmark over its 12-month reporting period, according to its board.

Published 5 November 2019

BrewDog agrees eight-figure deal to sell global distribution HQ

BrewDog has reached an eight-figure deal to sell its global distribution headquarters, known as ‘Hop Hub’, at Eurocentral in Scotland’s central belt.

Published 5 November 2019