Addleshaw Goddard

Addleshaw Goddard: Scottish business community remains unsettled despite extension of furlough scheme

Despite the extension of the Job Retention Scheme, the majority of businesses in Scotland remain apprehensive' about the economic outlook, according to Addleshaw Goddard's Scottish Business Monitor.

Published 11 November 2020

COVID-19 encouraged firms to adopt new technology, report finds

The use of technology and the adoption of digital innovation within Scottish businesses has accelerated at an extraordinary level in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new report by Addleshaw Goddard in partnership with the University of Strathclyde’s Fraser of Allander Institute.

Published 1 October 2020

Murray Jack: Impact of COVID-19 could drive Scottish business to embrace private equity on larger scale

Murray Jack, partner at Addleshaw Goddard, discusses how the coronavirus crisis could drive Scottish businesses to embrace private equity on a larger scale.

Published 29 September 2020

Addleshaw Goddard advises GEN inCode on fundraising deal

Addleshaw Goddard has advised GEN inCode UK Limited, an artificial intelligence cardiovascular disease specialist, on a £3 million fundraiser from Maven Capital Partners and Downing LLP.

Published 2 September 2020

Majority of Scottish companies planning redundancies when furlough runs out

The majority of Scottish firms say they plan to make redundancies once the UK Government's furlough scheme comes to an end, according to Addleshaw Goddard's latest survey of Scottish companies.

Published 30 July 2020

Addleshaw Goddard advises on £2.33m fundraising for Frontier IP

Addleshaw Goddard has advised Frontier IP's £2.33 million capital raising campaign. 

Published 22 July 2020

Addleshaw Goddard: Businesses advised to proceed with caution regarding new furlough rules

Ann Frances Cooney, legal director at Addleshaw Goddard, has warned that employers looking to take advantage of the UK government’s plans to extend the furlough scheme to October should do so with a degree of caution. 

Published 14 May 2020

Scottish businesses expect fall in activity and outlook

The first major survey of Scottish businesses since the coronavirus outbreak has revealed that 85% of firms expect growth in the Scottish economy to be weak or very weak in the next 12 months, marking an increase of 53% in the previous quarter. 

Published 9 April 2020

Scottish business confidence ticks up after 'challenging' end to 2019

The general election has provided some clarity for Scottish businesses amid continued growth, albeit weak, according to one of the first major post-election surveys of Scotland’s business community.

Published 6 February 2020

Addleshaw Goddard ends 2019 strongly with a deal a day in December

Addleshaw Goddard’s corporate team in Scotland has advised on the completion of more than a deal a day across a busy December.

Published 10 January 2020

Addleshaw Goddard appoints real estate investment expert Neil Hogg

Addleshaw Goddard has appointed real estate investment lawyer Neil Hogg as partner to its real estate team in Glasgow.

Published 9 December 2019

Addleshaw Goddard appoints Gaenor Cassell as partner of its Scottish arm

Addleshaw Goddard has appointed Gaenor Cassell as partner to its banking practice in Scotland.

Published 2 December 2019

Business activity in Scotland declines in third quarter of this year

Business activity in the Scottish economy declined in the third quarter of this year with the ongoing economic uncertainty expected to have a continued detrimental impact.

Published 26 September 2019

Investment transparency start-up raises £1m

Financial technology start-up Tumelo has raised £1 million in seed funding to develop a platform to show investors exactly which companies they own through personal investments and pension funds. Addleshaw Goddard’s fintech team, based in Scotland, advised Tumelo on the deal.

Published 20 September 2019