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Hot Scots fintech sector facing talent shortage

A shortage of talent could hamper start-ups in Scotland’s booming financial technology sector, according to senior fintech experts who spoke to the latest Core-Asset Consulting Annual…




Royal London buys fintech Wealth Wizards

Royal London has announced the purchase of fintech business Wealth Wizards from Liverpool Victoria, subject to regulatory approval. Royal London is the UK’s largest mutual life,…


Number of Scots Fintech firms grows 60%

FinTech Scotland said on Thursday the number of innovative fintech SMEs (small and medium size enterprises) based in Scotland has grown by more than 60%…



New fintech hub to open at RBS HQ

A new fintech hub backed by the UK and Scottish governments and based at Royal Bank of Scotland’s headquarters at Gogarburn, Edinburgh, will open to entrepreneurs…









Edinburgh’s Nucleus Financial confirms IPO

Edinburgh-based funds platform Nucleus Financial Group Limited on Monday confirmed recent speculation by announcing its intention to apply for admission of its ordinary shares to trading…


Glasgow investment firm N4 hires Merrylees

Glasgow investment firm N4 Partners has announced the appointment of Gordon Merrylees, the former Managing Director of Entrepreneurship for NatWest, Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and Ulster…






Scots finance facing massive candidate shortfall

A “massive” shortfall of candidates and pressure to significantly increase salaries and perks “makes grim reading” for financial services sector businesses in Scotland, according to…





LendingCrowd and ICAS sign strategic partnership

Edinburgh-based fintech lending platform LendingCrowd and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS) have signed a strategic partnership that will see LendingCrowd become ICAS’s…







Sandy Crombie joins LendingCrowd as chairman

Sandy Crombie, the former Standard Life CEO and Royal Bank of Scotland senior independent director, has joined Scottish fintech lender LendingCrowd as chairman. Launched in late…



Scots Business Taskforce membership announced

The UK Government’s Scottish Secretary David Mundell confirmed in the House of Commons that the new Scottish Business Taskforce of economic and business leaders will meet…






£500m support for private sector firms

Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on Tuesday unveiled a new £500 million package of financial support for private sector business investment as she set out plans…