Terry Murden, Editor
As I See It
With impeccable timing the imminent implementation of the new general data protection regulation (GDPR) has coincided with one of the biggest breaches of privacy for a generation.
Jacob Deppe, Head of Trading at online trading platform Infinox, comments: “A rate rise by the US Federal Reserve today was widely expected, priced in by markets and came as little surprise. “So sure were markets that a rate rise would occur today they gave it a near 95% probability. “What markets will have been looking for was any indication the Fed planned to tighten monetary policy at a faster rate than expected during the rest of 2018. “We haven’t seen a great deal of evidence to suggest the Fed isRead More
More woes for high street
Retailer New Look is closing 60 stores, including eight in Scotland, with the loss of up to 980 jobs.
World Cup qualifier
Scotland’s hopes of making it to the 2019 cricket world cup were washed away in Harare
Latest official data
Unemployment rose in Scotland last quarter as the labour market continued to grapple with a shake-out in industry and skills shortages in key sectors.
Legal firm expands team
Scottish legal services firm Vialex has completed a string of deals and announced a key hire as it continues to grow its transaction services division.
Labour MSP Kezia Dugdale has joined other female politicians to back Amnesty’s new ‘Toxic Twitter’ campaign, and has revealed some of the abuse she receives online.
Shares trade from Friday
Baillie Gifford & Co., the independent investment partnership, has raised..
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Profits warning at retailer
Moss Bros, the suit hire company, became the latest high street retailer to report trading difficulties,