Company News

  • 18 December 2014

    Insurers are under pressure to reduce inflated charges on £25billion of pensions after a government report found over a third of older workers are paying too much for a pension.

  • 18 December 2014

    ELAND Oil & Gas has announced has capped what it has termed a successful 2014 by selling a further 31,500 barrels of Brent crude.

  • 18 December 2014

    WEIR Group has said that the visibility of orders remains limited in the key North American market as its customers adjust spending intentions because of the oil price declines.

  • 17 December 2014

    DIRECTORS of Bowleven, led by chief executive Kevin Hart have missed out on share awards worth around £434,000 in total because the company did not generate the required returns for shareholders.

  • 17 December 2014

    A CONSTRUCTION company has invested more than £1 million to launch a helicopter lifting service based in north Argyll, believing it will prove attractive to a variety of businesses looking to transport goods to remote areas.

  • 17 December 2014

    CHEVRON has handed front end engineering and design contracts to expand the Captain oil and gas field to Wood Group.

  • 17 December 2014

    SPANISH energy giant Repsol has boosted its presence in the North Sea oil and gas sector after striking a deal to acquire Talisman Energy for £8.3 billion.

  • 16 December 2014

    BREAKDOWN recovery company AA has said the number of its individual members fell 2.5 per cent to 3.9 million in the year to October, though business customers lifted 3.5 per cent to 8.9 million over the same period.

  • 16 December 2014

    ABERDEEN-based SeaEnergy has appointed Oriel Securities as the company's Nominated Advisor and Broker.

  • 16 December 2014

    FIRSTGROUP'S turnaround strategy has been given a vote of confidence by Goldman Sachs, which expects it to deliver strong earnings growth for the transport giant.