Company News

  • 22 August 2014

    Troubled lender the Co-operative Bank has reported a £75.8 million pre-tax loss for the first half of the year but said it was encouraged by its progress since it was rescued from near-collapse last year.

  • 22 August 2014

    MILLER Group has seen its half-year profits more than double as it benefited from buoyant housebuilding activity and rising property prices.

  • 22 August 2014

    LUNAR Fishing, which catches and processes fish like mackerel and is an important employer in the North East, has suffered a dip in profits but said it is in good shape after recording a big increase in its net worth.

  • 22 August 2014

    Nucleus, the Edinburgh- based financial "wrap" platform competing successfully with the big insurers, has reported first-half profits up 85 per cent on last year, and a major investment in technology which it says is a springboard for further rapid growth.

  • 22 August 2014

    PREMIER Oil has said it is proud of its performance in the UK and hailed the progress achieved towards bringing two giant fields off Scotland into production.

  • 22 August 2014

    A SCOTTISH name badge making business has been taken over by an English rival for an undisclosed sum.

  • 22 August 2014

    A MAJOR investor in ­renewable energy has said it has "a robust view" of ­Scotland's future as a power supplier, even if it votes for independence, and believes the rest of the UK would agree to keep a joint ­electricity market due to Scotland's superior position in wind power.

  • 21 August 2014

    Engineering contractor Costain has announced a record order book after securing work on a series of major infrastructure project.

  • 21 August 2014

    IOMART'S co-founder Bill Dobbie has said he is supportive of a proposed £320 million takeover of the business that could net him a £5.7 million windfall.