Bank of Scotland



Sir Peter Burt

Sir Peter Burt, former chief executive of Bank of Scotland, has passed away at the age of 73.

Published 4 December 2017

Bank of Scotland: Scottish private sector continues to expand moderately

The latest PMI survey by Bank of Scotland has signalled a modest expansion in Scottish private sector output, with the rate of growth unchanged from that seen in August.

Published 9 October 2017

Bank of Scotland to auction polymer bank notes for charity

Bank of Scotland has announced plans to raise money for a mental health charity when the new £10 polymer note comes into circulation tomorrow.

Published 9 October 2017

Bank of Scotland estimates £2.35bn Christmas spend

Scots celebrating Christmas are planning to spend an average of £534 on Christmas, according to new research from Bank of Scotland, which could lead to total festive spending of £2.35bn if replicated across the country.

Published 15 December 2016

Bank of Scotland PMI survey points to post-Brexit growth slow-down

October survey data collected by Bank of Scotland pointed to a slower expansion of Scotland’s private sector. Output growth weakened, new business levels stagnated and volumes of incomplete work deteriorated while costs soared.

Published 14 November 2016

Bank of Scotland funds historic golf club

The oldest golfing society in the world, the Royal Burgess Golfing Society, in Barnton Edinburgh, has completed a £750,000 refurbishment of its facilities with support from a £580,000 funding package from Bank of Scotland.

Published 21 July 2016

BoS - one third of oil companies still to cut jobs

The continuing slump in oil prices could see almost one in three of the UK’s oil and gas firms planning more new job cuts, a new survey has found.

Published 6 June 2016

BoS nets £55m Scottish Salmon deal

The Scottish Salmon Company PLC has announced new banking arrangements with Bank of Scotland.

Published 6 June 2016

Plastic fivers launched on both sides of the Border

The Bank of England and the Bank of Scotland both followed the lead of the Clydesdale yesterday by issuing new polymer £5 notes.

Published 2 June 2016

House prices soar in Scotland’s seaside towns

The average house price in Scotland’s seaside towns has grown by £348 per month since 2005, according to new data.

Published 30 May 2016

Scottish private sector grew at start of 2016

The Scottish private sector remained in growth territory during the first month of 2016, according to the Bank of Scotland's Purchase Managers Index (PMI).

Published 8 February 2016

Scottish economy recovering from slowdown, says BoS

New economic figures from the Bank of Scotland (BoS) show the Scottish economy is continuing to recover from the slowdown experienced at the start of 2015.

Published 28 September 2015

Strong pound slows growth in Scots manufacturing export

Output and new orders expanded across Scotland's manufacturing and service sectors in August, according to the Bank of Scotland's latest PMI report.

Published 14 September 2015

Bank of Scotland appoints Gillian Henderson to commercial banking role

The Bank of Scotland has appointed Gillian Henderson as the lead director of commercial banking in Scotland.

Published 21 July 2015

Bank of Scotland reports Scots jobs growth

A jobs report from the Bank of Scotland has recorded the fastest rise in permanent staff placements for three months.

Published 20 July 2015