Markets spooked by warnings
Stock markets in Asia fell overnight amid escalating fears of a trade war between the US and China.
Pound given a further leap
The Bank of England gave a strong signal of an imminent interest rate rise after two members
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.
Shares trade from Friday
Baillie Gifford & Co., the independent investment partnership, has raised..
Milestone for cloud firm
Beeks Financial Cloud Group, the Scotland-based cloud computing business, has entered the cryptocurrency market
Slip in cost of living
A fall in inflation from 3% to 2.7% in February may not be enough to prevent the Bank of England raising interest rates in May, say analysts.
Weak manufacturing figures
Scotland is expected to deliver the lowest growth amongst the 12 UK economic regions
Firms 'ahead of politicians'
British businesses are anticipating post-Brexit changes to trade by looking to new markets for their imports.
Seventh monthly rise
Manufacturers are lifting overall UK business output as they benefit from strong world trade growth and a weaker pound.
Brown hails stronger figures
Scotland’s exports shot up in the final quarter and outperformed anywhere else in the UK, according to new data.