Watchdog concern over bid
Competition authorities say 21st Century Fox’s proposed takeover of Sky is not in the public interest due to media plurality concerns.
Call for project bank accounts
Small firms have joined the call for ‘project bank accounts’ to be set up to help avoid more problems for sub-contractors caused by the collapse of main contractors.
Research from St Andrews
Small firms are likely to be the biggest losers from Brexit, according to new research.
SNP urges reversal of programme
The SNP has demanded RBS halt its branch closure programme after CEO Ross McEwan admitted, that it would be “painful” for customers
Legislation in pipeline
Prime Minister Theresa May has promised to protect workers pensions from executives who…
Bostock named by Cable
Royal Bank of Scotland was accused of “the largest theft anywhere, ever” for the way it treated small business customers.
In wake of Carillion crash...
Small firms leader Colin Borland has called on the Scottish Government award more contracts to smaller businesses in the wake of the Carillion crisis.
Acquisition terms announced
Melrose Industries has raised its offer for engineering giant GKN to £7.4 billion which will create a combined business worth £11bn.
Brand expanding in Scotland
Poundland is to take on some of the biggest fashion retailers on the high street
Lords will now have vote
Labour and SNP MPs tonight condemned 13 Scottish Tories for not supporting a move to ensure powers being transferred from Brussels are devolved to Holyrood.