Company News

  • 29 January 2015

    Baillie Gifford's £3billion Scottish Mortgage was the most viewed investment trust on the website of the Association of Investment Companies last year.

  • 28 January 2015

    CENSIS, the Innovation Centre for Sensor and Imaging Systems, has offered Scottish companies the chance to win funding to develop an "internet of things" project, writes Scott Wright.

  • 28 January 2015

    Robinsons squash and Tango maker Britvic said sales fell slightly by 0.4% to £304.3 million in the 12 weeks to December 21, driven by a marginal volume decline of 0.3%.

  • 28 January 2015

    Stagecoach has launched a new sustainability strategy for its transport operations in the UK, mainland Europe and North America.

  • 28 January 2015

    SCOTLAND'S biggest social housing landlord has returned successfully to the bond market, raising a further £50 million to boost its house building activities at a record low borrowing cost.

  • 27 January 2015

    Two for One and Pitcher & Piano owner Marston's said it served a record 60,000 meals on Christmas Day, helping it post strong festive sales figures.

  • 27 January 2015

    Carpetright's drive to appeal to a more contemporary market showed signs of having an impact today after its boss pointed to stronger sales.

  • 27 January 2015

    Low-cost airline easyJet said the fall in oil prices could knock as much as £2 off its average fare this year.

  • 27 January 2015

    Peppa Pig distributor Entertainment One said the cartoon character's licensing revenues are expected to double this year to more than US 1 billion (£658 million), helping it beat annual profit expectations.

  • 27 January 2015

    Housebuilder Crest Nicholson said its pre-tax profits jumped 34% to £116.7 million as it completed more properties and boosted average selling prices by 15% to £287,000 in the year to the end of October.