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Maven announces £13.75m Welsh capital hotel deal

Glasgow-based investment house Maven Capital Partners has announced the completion of a £13.75m deal to buy an empty 6,000m2 office building in Cardiff city-centre for conversion into a 100-bedroom Hotel Indigo, the boutique brand of InterContinental Hotels Group.

Published 10 April 2015

Scottish household’s £400 better off than before crisis

A new study has revealed that the average Scottish household income is more than £400 higher than before the recession kicked off by the 2007-08 economic crisis.

Published 10 April 2015

Global firm Arup takes entire floor at 1 West Regent Street

One of the world’s largest professional services firms, Arup Group, has been confirmed as the latest office occupier of 1 West Regent Street, the new Grade A office development located in the centre of Glasgow.

Published 10 April 2015

Scottish hotel revenue and occupancy wavered in January -BDO

Scottish hotel revenue and occupancy wavered in January according to the latest report on the sector from accountants BDO.

Published 10 April 2015

AAB announces quartet of senior appointments

Aberdeen-based accountants Anderson Anderson Brown has announced the promotion of four members of their management team to senior positions.

Published 10 April 2015

Baker Tilly strengthens Scottish restructuring and recovery practice with Begbies Traynor trio

Baker Tilly has strengthened its restructuring and recovery practice in Scotland with three senior hires poached from Begbies Traynor.

Published 9 April 2015

Stripped back Co-op returns to annual profit

The Co-operative has today posted a profit of £124m for 2014, marking a remarkable turnaround for the Group which suffered a £255m loss in 2013.

Published 9 April 2015

Business Briefs - 9 April

The Bank of England has announced that UK interest rates are to remain at 0.5 per cent, more than six years after the record low was introduced.

Published 9 April 2015

15 per cent of Scots borrowed money to buy food last month

One in seven Scots say they borrowed money last month to buy food, according to research carried out on behalf of debt advice and solutions provider Debt Advisory Centre Scotland (DACS).

Published 9 April 2015

Aberdeen University capital projects ‘paused’ in cost cutting bid

The University of Aberdeen has put a number of major projects at the campus on hold as part of plans to reduce its budget by £10.5 million.

Published 9 April 2015

Aberdeen launches quartet of post pension reform multi-asset funds

Aberdeen Asset Management has launched four multi-asset funds aimed a retirees exploring post pension reform options.

Published 9 April 2015

Another record month for new Scottish car registrations

A total of 44,826 new cars were sold in Scotland's last month marking yet another record month for motor registrations.

Published 9 April 2015

House prices up 0.4 per cent in March but down year-on-year -Halifax

Latest figures released by the Halifax have revealed that UK house prices rose by 0.4 per cent last month.

Published 9 April 2015

Business Briefs 8th April

The Gleneagles Hotel has seen a near £1 million rise in profits for the financial year prior to its hosting of the Ryder Cup.

Published 8 April 2015