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…



Baillie Gifford US Growth Trust falls 45%

The £600 million Baillie Gifford US Growth Trust plc announced its share price and net asset value (NAV) returned -45.5% and -35.3% respectively in the year…





Scots private sector growth at 17-month low

Business activity across the Scottish private sector increased at only a fractional pace during July, according to the latest Royal Bank of Scotland Purchasing Managers…







AMTE Power shares up 20% on Cosworth news

Shares of Thurso-based battery cell developer AMTE Power rose almost 20% on Friday after it announced it signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with automotive engineering…


Kuwait’s NAS completes £571m Menzies takeover

The £571 million cash takeover of Edinburgh-based airport logistics giant John Menzies plc by Kuwait-based National Aviation Services (NAS), a subsidiary of Agility Public Warehousing Company, has been…






























Weir Group appoints new directors

Glasgow-based global engineering and mining giant Weir Group said on Friday that Nicola Brewer and Tracey Kerr joined its board as independent non-executive directors with effect from…







SSE investment, capex to total £2.5bn this year

SSE plc, the Perth-based renewable energy and power networks giant, announced that its first-quarter performance has “slightly exceeded” its expectations and that it remains confident in its financial…









Scottish Music Industry Assoc names Gurr CEO

The Scottish Music Industry Association (SMIA) has announced the appointment of Ronnie Gurr as its chief executive officer with immediate effect. Gurr will lead the SMIA’s executive team and…



Abrdn shakes up real assets investment team

Edinburgh investment giant Abrdn announced a big shake up in its Real Assets business, with 12 people “voluntarily” leaving the business. In its Real Assets unit,…




Thurso’s AMTE Power in electric vehicle move

Thurso-based battery cell developer AMTE Power said it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with MAHLE Powertrain (MPT), the engineering services subsidiary of MAHLE Group….




TSB hires two executives from Metro Bank

TSB has announced two new appointments to its executive committee, with Cheryl McCuaig joining the bank as chief technology and digital officer and Richard Lees…