New poll puts independence support at 55%

The latest poll from the Ipsos MORI Scottish Political Monitor, run in partnership with STV News, shows support for independence five percentage points higher than…


STV expects record year in advertising

Glasgow-based media firm STV Group plc said on Wednesday it is on track for record year in advertising, with total advertising revenue for the full year 2021…


Abrdn launches EM sustainable corporate bond fund

Edinburgh-based asset management giant Abrdn has announced the launch of its Emerging Markets Sustainable Development Corporate Bond Fund, which “aims to address environmental and social…


Springfield buys Tulloch Homes for £56m

Springfield Properties, Scotland’s only listed house builder, has announced the conditional £56.4 million acquisition of Thistle SPV2 Limited, the owner of Tulloch Homes, the Inverness-based…


SSEN plans £4bn investment, 850 jobs

Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) Distribution, a subsidiary of Perth-based renewable power and networks giant SSE plc, has unveiled proposals to invest around £4 billion…





Edinburgh’s Aegon UK appoints Jim Ewing CFO

Edinburgh-based investment giant Aegon UK said on Tuesday that Jim Ewing has been appointed chief financial officer (CFO), subject to regulatory approval. Ewing joined Aegon in…













Menzies Aviation extends easyJet contracts

John Menzies plc, the Edinburgh-based global aviation logistics specialist, announced that Menzies Aviation has secured an extension to its long-standing ground services partnership with easyJet…




SSE reveals Dogger Bank purchase agreements

SSE Renewables and Equinor, the joint venture partners co-developing the 3.6GW Dogger Bank Wind Farm in the North Sea, announced that 15-year offtake Power Purchase…


Calnex pays first dividend as revenue jumps 20%

Linlithgow-based telecoms testing and measurement firm Calnex Solutions plc on Tuesday published first-half results “materially ahead of the board’s expectations.” The Linlithgow firm declared its first…















Iona wind partnership gets SNIB investment

A £13 million investment from the Scottish National Investment Bank awarded to the Iona wind partnership will help accelerate the delivery of the Iona onshore…


Morrisons buys stake in Fife recycling site

Bradford-based supermarket giant Morrisons has announced it will become the first supermarket to own its own recycling operations through the acquisition of a significant stake…