RSM: Financial Conditions Index points to continued improvement in UK economic outlook but caution is critical

The RSM Financial Conditions Index has continued to improve, and with it a trajectory that steepened marginally, reflecting a wider more optimistic mood amongst policymakers and analysts as they revise up their Q1 GDP figures.

Published 13 April 2021

RSM announces three partner appointments to support growth in Scotland

Audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has promoted Victoria Kirkhope to partner within its internal people team and appointed two new partners, Grant Morrison and Paul O’Leary to strengthen the audit and technology risk assurance teams, respectively.

Published 7 April 2021

RSM advises on two Scottish IPOs in six months

RSM’s capital markets team advised on Parsley Box Group plc, a direct to consumer provider of long-life ready meals, on its £83.8 million initial public offering (IPO) today and Calnex Solutions plc IPO which raised £22.5m in October 2020.

Published 31 March 2021

RSM invests in Scottish transactions team due to uplift in deal activity

RSM’s corporate finance practice in Scotland has seen a doubling in deals activity when compared to last year - despite an unprecedented economic landscape due to the impact of COVID-19.

Published 9 March 2021

RSM: Pandemic and Brexit to trigger ‘return on investment’ shifts in Scottish real estate

New research published by audit firm RSM has revealed that the pandemic and Brexit could both be acting as catalysts for rebalancing the traditional order of returns in real estate, with Scotland being cited by over three-fifths of respondents to achieve the greatest residential yields in the next five years.

Published 2 March 2021

Corporate insolvencies to double in 2021, RSM warns

Audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has predicted that insolvencies will double in 2021 when government support, such as the furlough scheme and bounce back loans, ends.

Published 12 February 2021

Top Scottish financial advisers revealed in Experian M&A Review

Experian has announced its top financial advisers in Scotland with the release of its 2020 United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland M&A Review.

Published 5 February 2021

Scottish business welcomes steady-as-you-go budget

Finance secretary Kate Forbes did not announce any changes to income tax rates and bands in the coming year after she set out the Scottish Government's budget plans yesterday.

Published 29 January 2021

RSM & KPMG tax chiefs predict outcomes of Scottish Budget

RSM and KPMG's heads of tax in Scotland have issued predictions for the upcoming Scottish budget with the two anticipating a focus on recovery after COVID-19. 

Published 27 January 2021

RSM: Data shows cautious in optimism for Scotland 2021 but EU deal ‘gaps’ are a concern

The latest Financial Conditions Index released by audit firm RSM has indicated signs of cautious optimism emerging for the year ahead.

Published 21 January 2021

RSM strengthens Aberdeen team with four new appointments

Audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has strengthened its Aberdeen office with four key appointments in tax and financial reporting - bringing wider expertise to the team.

Published 15 January 2021

RSM: Scottish businesses at risk from HMRC move to preferential status

RSM has called on Chancellor Rishi Sunak to urgently consider a 12-month delay to the introduction of HMRC’s preferential creditor status as it will both limit funding and restructuring options for Scottish businesses. 

Published 13 November 2020

RSM: Number of tech start ups in Scotland increased by 57% in Q3

The number of new tech start-ups in Scotland has increased by 57% in quarter three this year compared to quarter one data, according to new research conducted by audit, tax and consulting firm RSM.

Published 27 October 2020

RSM appoints Irina Cheburdanidze as new associate director in Edinburgh

Audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has expanded its Scottish team as Irina Cheburdanidze, associate director of financial reporting, moves to join the Edinburgh office.

Published 7 October 2020

RSM supports Edinburgh fashion firm Lost Stock with financial management assistance

Audit, tax and consulting firm RSM is lending its support to Edinburgh-based retail firm Lost Stock by helping to run its day to day finances.

Published 2 July 2020