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Scottish small business Confidence springs back

Scottish business confidence has bounced back into the black for the first time in a year, according to new figures from the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB).

Published 12 June 2019

Orthodontist braced for growth with new premises with RBS backing

M-Brace Orthodontics has opened a new practice in Airdrie as it expands its business and creates new jobs with support from Royal Bank of Scotland.

Published 12 June 2019

And finally… Sagrada Familia granted planning permission at last

Barcelona’s city authority has finally granted a building permit to Sagrada Familia, 137 after work began.

Published 12 June 2019

Former RBS executive Jim Brown to head up Sainsbury's Bank

Former RBS executive Jim Brown has been appointed CEO of Sainsbury's Bank, subject to regulatory approval.

Published 11 June 2019

Paul McGinnes appointed to head Reach Commercial Finance in Scotland

Paul McGinnes has been appointed by Leonard Curtis Business Solutions Group to head up its Reach Commercial Finance division in Scotland.

Published 11 June 2019

Hutcheon Mearns appoints Claire Clark as head of specialists

Aberdeen-based Hutcheon Mearns has announced the appointment of Claire Clark as its new head of specialists and transaction advisory.

Published 11 June 2019

Barclays launches first Scotland pilot to supercharge economies in local towns

Barclays is piloting a new economic growth initiative for smaller towns in Kilmarnock, the bank announced today.

Published 11 June 2019

EQ Accountants to expand Dundee office space following growth

Scottish tax and business advisory practice EQ Accountants LLP has announced plans to expand its Dundee premises to accommodate significant growth which it expects to continue.

Published 11 June 2019

Thomson Cooper announces rescue of JAC Vapour from provisional liquidation

Thomson Cooper has announced the purchase of e-cigarette company JAC Vapour Ltd from provisional liquidation by Magflo Limited for an undisclosed sum.

Published 11 June 2019

Thorntons opens offices in Glasgow to meet growing client demand

Law firm Thorntons has opened a dedicated office in Glasgow to service growing demand.

Published 11 June 2019

Scotland's enterprise agencies launch new strategy documents

Scotland's enterprise agencies, Scottish Enterprise (SE) and Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE), have launched their new three-year strategy documents.

Published 11 June 2019

Johnston Carmichael partners with Edinburgh International Film Festival

Award-winning filmmakers will discuss their careers at a series of public events sponsored by Johnston Carmichael as part of Edinburgh International Film Festival 2019.

Published 11 June 2019

And finally... do you want fries with that?

Russia's largest bank Sberbank has announced plans to open an outlet inside a McDonald's restaurant.

Published 11 June 2019

Wylie & Bisset appoints Gerald McLaughlin as first corporate finance partner

Glasgow-based chartered accountancy firm Wylie & Bisset has appointed Gerald McLaughlin, former corporate finance director at Campbell Dallas, as its first ever corporate finance partner.

Published 10 June 2019

Immedis secures €25m investment from Scottish Equity Partners

Financial services technology company Immedis has secured €25 million in strategic investment from Scottish Equity Partners (SEP).

Published 10 June 2019