June 2024






RJ McLeod bought by OCU Group of Stockport

Stockport-based OCU Group, an energy transition and utilities services company, announced the acquisition of Glasgow and Dingwall-based RJ McLeod (Contractors) Limited. “RJ McLeod has over…










Scots unemployment rises to 4.7%

Estimates sourced from the UK’s Office for National Statistics (ONS) Labour Force Survey show the unemployment rate in Scotland was 4.7%, up 0.4 percentage points, over…

























Chivas Brothers in sustainable barley venture

Chivas Brothers, the Scotch whisky business of Pernod Ricard,has announced a new agriculture programme supporting sustainable farming practices among Scottish barley growers represented by Bairds…








AAB Wealth ups assets to £800m with Synergy deal

Chartered financial planning firm AAB Wealth announced the acquisition of Bishopbriggs-based Synergy Financial Planning. AAB Wealth said that following this latest acquisition, it will have assets under…