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Energy switcher Stephen Llewellyn. Picture: Jamie Simpson

Phoney price war should prompt a bigger switch

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John Phelps's portfolio

Ross McEwan, chief executive of RBS, in the Entrepreneur Centre at Gogarburn

RBS now focused on entrepreneurs not executives says McEwan

Fake car crash claims continue to drive up costs for the insurance industry

Claims fraud drives car insurance cost up again

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Rolls Royce feels impact of crude price plunge

Rolls Royce feels impact of crude price plunge

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Money rows are fast route to break-up

Colin Adams, director of Informatics Ventures and director of commercialisation at The University of Edinburgh’s School of Informatics

In search of Scotland's next tech unicorns

Jack Irvine

Media House wins high speed rail contract

Burberry faces a class action lawsuit in the United States

Burberry faces lawsuit

Angus MacSween, chief executive of Iomart

Iomart cloud firm wins Amazon contract

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Accolade for Dundee-based accountancy firm

Low-carbon transport - including making it easier to travel by bike - is one of the initiatives proposed for investment

Low-carbon engineering projects proposed for Scotland

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Farming news

Jackie Waring, chief executive of Investing Women, Scotland’s first and only female angel investor group

Women entrepreneurs make semi-final of pioneering competition

Oil price is perilous but it will come back from dead

Oil price is perilous but it will come back from dead

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Next scales up its Straiton store again

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Three industry awards for Arnold Clark

Businesses seem confident Brexit will not happen but what if it does?

Ian McConnell: Businesses seem confident Brexit will not happen but what if it does?

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David Frost: Trends in Latin America are good for Scotch

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David Birrell: Collaborate to inspire export success

Laurent Lacassagne, chairman and chief executive of Chivas Brothers, left.

Chivas laments China downturn as sales of Scotch tumble

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Amanda McMillan, chief executive of Glasgow Airport. Picture: Mark Gibson

Surge in international passenger numbers for Glasgow and Edinburgh airports

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North Sea regulator attempts to boost flagging interest in exploration

North Sea regulator attempts to boost flagging interest in exploration

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Armoured vehicle maker sees sharp profit fall

Herald event to explore impact of budget

Herald event to explore impact of budget

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Dundee Waterfront development moves ahead

Manufacturers told they can help country stop wasting wind energy

Manufacturers told they can help country stop wasting wind energy

Latvian delegation visits Edinburgh-based consultancy Jumpstart

Latvian government delegation visits Scotland for tax advice

Perth-based Tower Bakery has signed a supply deal with Tesco

Perth bakery wins Tesco deal

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Tenancy reform approved by Scottish Parliament committee

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SMEs targeted by digital conference

Ramsay Duff. Picture: Mark Gibson

Maven targets private rental sector

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HSBC in u-turn over staff pay freeze

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Terror attacks prompt switch to Mediterranean, says Thomas Cook

Ashley Highfield, chief executive of Johnston Press

Johnston Press in advanced talks to buy "i" newspaper from Russian owner

Royal London boss backs curb on pension tax relief for higher earners

Royal London boss backs curb on pension tax relief for higher earners

CBI cuts UK growth forecasts, industrial production tumbles

CBI cuts UK growth forecasts, industrial production tumbles

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FTSE 100 ends tough week of trading with 3 per cent rally

R&B Distillers are converting Borodale House on Raasay  into a “niche” distillery.

Approval for Raasay's first legal distillery

Scotland faces toughest year since last recession, experts warn

Scotland faces toughest year since last recession, experts warn

Greene King enjoys happy Christmas amid surge in beer sales in China

Greene King enjoys happy Christmas amid surge in beer sales in China

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Lochhead to face farmers wrath over delayed BPS payments

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Subsea businesses urged to explore Australian opportunities

Shell Springboard's regional finals in Edinburgh

Low-carbon companies scoop £40,000 Shell awards

Tony McKenzie , managing director at Edinburgh-based Open Platform and Andrew Duncan, founder and managing director, of Glasgow-based SwarmOnlinePicture: Peter Devlin

East and west coast tech firms join forces

First State's India guru leads the way

FTSE 100 index plunges to three-and-a-half year low

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GAP Group expands in south-west England

North Sea firms slash more jobs as confidence slumps to record low

North Sea firms slash more jobs as confidence slumps to record low

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Heineken warns over volatility in emerging markets despite profit boost

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Leading UK tech firm ARM says Brexit would slow it down

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FTSE-100 bounces back after bank stocks recover

Clydesdale Bank gets boost from ratings agency

Clydesdale Bank gets boost from ratings agency

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Daffy's wins Waitrose supply deal for its gin

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UK racks up record global goods trade deficit as Osborne's 'march of the makers' proves elusive

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Andrew Watson, regional managing director for Scotland at PIB Insurance

Insurance broker targets growth and acquisitions in Scotland after nine-figure investment

Young Scot produces guide to managing money after battling numerical equivalent of dyslexia

Young Scot produces guide to managing money after battling numerical equivalent of dyslexia

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Farming market round-up

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RBS appoints head of commercial for Williams & Glyn

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Axis-Shield secures £1.25m from Barclays

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Rural economy cashflow 'crisis'

Bondholders win late reprieve from Supreme Court

Bondholders win late reprieve from Supreme Court

Paul Weir, investor and spokesman for Equitable Members Action Group

MPs to urge full Equitable Life compensation

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Menzies Distribution snaps up Thistle Couriers

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Watson Towers helps to repair key transport links

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Mother gets telecoms upgrade

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Relaunched Perthshire Business Tourism Group targets MICE

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Sparrows Group makes move into Trinidad and Tobago

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Getting more from the Union

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Clydesdale Bank boss welcomes end to long wait for independence

Clydesdale Bank boss welcomes end to long wait for independence

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