Scotland’s housing shortage nears 100,000

Scotland is suffering from a chronic housing shortfall approaching 100,000 new homes as a result of “significant and consistent” undersupply over the last 14 years,…




STV revenue up 35% to record £144m

Glasgow-based media firm STV Group plc said on Wednesday its 2021 revenue rose to a record of £144.5 million, up 35% on 2020 and up 17% on…




Abrdn and XPS to launch pensions master trust

XPS Pensions Group plc, the pensions actuarial, consulting and administration business, said it has entered a strategic alliance with Edinburgh-based investment giant Abrdn plc to…








Bank CEO says she resigned for personal reasons

Eilidh Mactaggart, the former chief executive of the Scottish National Investment Bank, has said she resigned from the £235,000-a-year job for “personal reasons.” The Scottish National…





Schroders assets rise 10% to record £731bn

London-based asset manager Schroders plc said on Thursday its 2021 profit before tax rose 25% to £764.1 million and its assets under management (AUM) increased by 10% to…




Scottish firms urged to stop Russia trading

Businesses in Scotland are being urged by the Scottish Government to withdraw from trading with Russia following its invasion of Ukraine. Finance and Economy Secretary…


Scotgold secures loan amid shipping delay

Scotgold Resources Limited, the Australia-based gold exploration firm focused on Scotland, announced it has entered into a short term loan facility with Bridge Barn Limited, a company…



Miller Homes gets new CEO and chairman

Edinburgh-based Miller Homes said Stewart Lynes will be appointed chief executive officer at the end of March, 2022, succeeding current CEO Chris Endsor, who will become executive…



France’s Altrad buys Sparrows Group of Aberdeen

French company Altrad announced it agreed to acquire Aberdeen-based Sparrows Group, a specialist provider of engineering, inspection, operations, and maintenance services in the offshore energy,…




Calnex shares up 14% amid record order book

Shares of Linlithgow-based telecoms testing and measurement firm Calnex Solutions plc rose about 14% on Tuesday after it published a positive update on trading for the year ending…














Scottish National Investment Bank CEO resigns

The Scottish National Investment Bank announced on Friday that chief executive officer Eilidh Mactaggart has resigned. No reason was given for the departure. Chief financial…










1,000 jobs available at Edinburgh Airport

More than 1,000 job opportunities at Edinburgh Airport will be advertised over the coming weeks as the airport launches a recruitment campaign ahead of the…



Capricorn appoints ex-Aker CEO Araujo to board

Edinburgh-based Capricorn Energy — formerly called Cairn Energy — announced that it appointed former Aker Solutions CEO Luis Araujo to its board as an independent non-executive…




Proteus acquires Edinburgh’s Sharktower

Proteus, a Cambridge data-driven consultancy firm, has announced the acquisition of Edinburgh AI-driven business software development company Sharktower in a roughly £10 million deal. Sharktower CEO…