Company News

  • 1 August 2014

    WEIR Group has seen the strength of the pound hit its profits and revenues in the first six months of the year, while prospects at its key minerals division remain affected by mining strikes in Africa.

  • 1 August 2014

    LLOYDS Banking Group has said it feels well prepared to handle any potential regulatory changes if the Scottish people vote for independence, while its latest financial results show it continues to suffer a hangover from past misconduct.

  • 1 August 2014

    MINOAN Group has said it is examining "step change" acquisitions in its travel and leisure business headed by former Airtours chief Duncan Wilson from its Glasgow base.

  • 1 August 2014

    THE chief executive of Royal Dutch Shell has said the company will invest billions of dollars in the North Sea in coming years and signalled it has no major concerns about the prospect of Scotland voting for independence.

  • 1 August 2014

    LAW firm Dundas & Wilson has booked a three per cent fall in earnings in its last full-year of accounts before its merger with CMS Cameron McKenna in May.

  • 1 August 2014

    INTU Properties has said it is making good progress in renewing the leases at the Braehead shopping centre which are scheduled to expire this year.

  • 1 August 2014

    BT has claimed its English Premier League football offering is helping it win its battle with Sky, as it grew broadband and TV revenues by a quarter.

  • 31 July 2014

    Royal Dutch Shell's chief executive Ben van Beurden has noted the oil and gas giant plans to invest billions of dollars off Shetland in coming years, signalling the company has no major concerns about the prospect of Scottish independence.

  • 31 July 2014

    SAUSAGE-skin manufacturer Devro has seen first-half profits plunge after running into exceptional costs linked to the restructuring of its operations in Scotland.

  • 31 July 2014

    British Gas profits fell by a quarter in the first half of the year, owner Centrica reported today as it came under renewed pressure over household bills.

  • 31 July 2014

    Lloyds Banking Group has posted a half-year profit of £863 million, despite setting aside another £600 million to cover mis-sold payment protection insurance (PPI).

  • 31 July 2014

    THE remuneration of the highest paid director at Business Stream, Scotland's dominant provider of non-domestic water services, has risen by 15 per cent, writes Scott Wright.

  • 30 July 2014

    ITV kept up its momentum today after a strong World Cup for the broadcaster boosted advertising revenues by 7% in the first half of the year.