• 21 April 2014

    IN this week's SME Focus we hear from two coffee trade entrepreneurs who expect the forthcoming Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games and Ryder Cup golf tournament to provide a boost for demand for the brew from visitors to Scotland.

  • 18 April 2014

    SIR Tom Hunter is stepping up his business activity by supporting a plan to list a portfolio of property assets that includes Madame Tussauds and Alton Towers on the stock market.

  • 17 April 2014

    THE CHIEF executive of Cairn Energy, Simon ­Thomson, suffered a 5.5% fall in his total remuneration last year when the oil and gas firm had a relatively disappointing year with the drill bit.

  • 16 April 2014

    FORMER Clydesdale Bank chief executive Lynne Peacock has become the £97,000 a year chairman of Standard Life's pay committee after Crawford Gillies was recruited to take on the high profile remuneration role at Barclays bank.

  • 16 April 2014

    Lloyds Banking Group's global head of foreign exchange spot trading has reportedly left the bank, citing personal reasons unrelated to the global investigation into currency market manipulation.

  • 15 April 2014

    LAW firm Pagan Osborne has appointed Karen Turner to its board as property sales director.