Bank of Scotland



Bank of Scotland unveils state-of-the-art 'concept' branch for Edinburgh

Bank of Scotland has revealed the first images of its brand new state-of-the-art ‘concept’ branch which will open in the St James Quarter development in Edinburgh later this month.

Published 18 June 2021

Bank of Scotland launches digital academy

A new digital academy launched by Bank of Scotland aims to help people, businesses and charities across Scotland boost their essential skills.

Published 18 June 2021

Impact Solutions secures £1.19 million loan from Bank of Scotland

Impact Solutions, a Grangemouth-based provider of technical testing and analysis, has acquired a new facility in Livingston to help transform its operations with the help of a £1.19 million loan from Bank of Scotland.

Published 8 June 2021

Bank of Scotland: Scottish business confidence continues to climb as restrictions ease

Business confidence in Scotland rose six points during May to 15%, the highest reading since February 2020, according to the latest Business Barometer from Bank of Scotland Commercial Banking.

Published 28 May 2021

A third of small businesses still unaware of bounce back loan repayment options

A year on from the launch of the Bounce Back Loan Scheme (BBLS), almost one in three (29%) small and medium-sized businesses who took out a loan are not aware of the Pay As You Grow (PAYG) options, according to research by Bank of Scotland owner Lloyds Bank.

Published 12 May 2021

Scottish business confidence enters positive territory for first time since pandemic began

Business confidence in Scotland rose 11 points during April to 9%, the first positive reading since February 2020, according to the latest Business Barometer from Bank of Scotland Commercial Banking.

Published 30 April 2021

Bank of Scotland owner posts £1.9bn pre-tax profits for first quarter of 2021

Bank of Scotland owner Lloyds Banking Group has posted £1.9 billion of pre-tax profits for the first quarter of this year, as the group released some of the provisions it had made for potential loan losses after the coronavirus outbreak.

Published 28 April 2021

McKernan Homes secures £1.93m funding package from Bank of Scotland to build sustainable development

Cumbernauld-based housing developer McKernan Homes has secured a £1.93 million funding package from Bank of Scotland to help build a new eco-friendly development in Dennistoun, East Glasgow.

Published 27 April 2021

Bank of Scotland: Scotland wants to cut the carbon – but it’s a struggle

Carbon emissions in Scotland dropped by 13% during the pandemic compared to the year before, according to an analysis compiled by Bank of Scotland owner Lloyds Banking Group in partnership with the Carbon Trust.

Published 9 April 2021

Bank of Scotland: Scottish business confidence returns to pre-pandemic levels

Business confidence in Scotland rose 15 points during March to -2%, the highest reading since March 2020, according to the latest Business Barometer from Bank of Scotland Commercial Banking.

Published 30 March 2021

Lloyds Banking Group delivers £9bn to social housing sector in just three years

Bank of Scotland owner Lloyds Banking Group has delivered £9 billion to the UK's social housing sector in three years.

Published 10 March 2021

Bank of Scotland reveals budget wishlist for Scottish firms

Scottish SMEs are calling on the Chancellor to announce an extension to the furlough scheme when he delivers his Budget today, according to the latest data from Bank of Scotland’s Business Barometer research.

Published 3 March 2021

Lloyds Bank resumes dividend despite 72% drop in profits

Bank of Scotland owner Lloyds Banking Group has resumed dividend payments despite reporting a 72% drop in profits.

Published 24 February 2021

Bank of Scotland provides £40m finance package for North Star Shipping

North Star Shipping, Britain’s largest offshore emergency response and rescue vessel (ERRV) operator, has secured a new £40 million finance package from Bank of Scotland as it pursues growth in its North Sea operations.

Published 12 February 2021

CMA writes to Lloyds Banking Group over breaches of the PPI Investigation Order

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has written to Bank of Scotland owner Lloyds Banking Group over its breaches of the Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) Market Investigation Order 2011 which the CMA were notified about in September last year.

Published 4 February 2021