Markets & Economy

  • 21 September 2014

    Scotland's major banks were to the fore when virtually all of our share tips pushed higher on Friday morning in a knee-jerk reaction to the referendum result.

  • 20 September 2014

    THE Edinburgh hotel sector overtook Aberdeen in terms of revenue per available room in June, as the tourist season got into full swing, a survey has shown.

  • 20 September 2014

    The FTSE 100 Index lifted after the Scottish referendum No vote ended a long run of uncertainty for the London market.

  • 15 September 2014

    THE announcement that the Scottish Government's Help to Buy Scheme has allocated its £140m budget only three months into the current funding year was a surprise.

  • 15 September 2014

    SMALL business confidence has dropped significantly in Scotland in the third quarter of the year to below the UK average, but remains higher than at this stage last year.

  • 14 September 2014

    We cashed in our chips with three share sales last week as stock markets took fright over the nail- biting climax to Scotland's great independence debate.