Strong deal flow
Grant Thornton’s Corporate Finance team last year saw a 25% increase in transactions across the UK
Good contribution from Scotland
Kier Group chief executive Haydn Mursell said the company had a good first half performance
A busy day of figures from a number of companies: summary here
Costs rise for 5-a-side firm
Goals Soccer Centres, the five-a-side football operator, said underlying profits fell over the year because of increases in the living wage and business rates.
Decision follows DX deal collapse
Aviation and logistics group John Menzies has put its distribution business up for sale following a review of the group’s operations
Attack on UK housing policy
A house builder says the UK government should follow Scotland’s example by introducing incentives for home buyers at a lower price.
Aviva and Alliance Trust are among companies reporting today…
Software firm's strong trading period
Craneware, the health sector software specialist, has announced increased pre-tax profits of $8.7m (£6.3m) in its half-year figures.
Year end results 'as expected'
Glasgow-based Aggreko, the world’s largest temporary power company, has reported a £26million drop in its pre-tax profits.
Board change at oil firm
Petrofac, the oil services company, announced that its chief operating officer is leaving after a period of suspension.