Todays date: 24/07/2014

Todays News  - Scotland

Smart Metering Systems land major British Gas contract

Glasgow-based Smart Metering Systems has won a contract to install and maintain around 50% of British Gas Business’s portfolio of gas meter points.

Malcolm Group renews lease at Paisley’s Westway Park

Property deals at the Westway Park in Renfrew passed 300,000sq ft in the first half of 2014, according to park owners, Moorfield Group (Moorfield).

‘Unwelcome’ rise in Scottish firms going bust

The number of Scottish firms failing in the second quarter of 2014 rose by 35.9% year on year according to analysis of the latest figures by accountants and business advisers BDO.

Grant Thornton increases its deal flow by 46pc

Grant Thornton's corporate finance team was involved in over 140 different deals in the last year - a 46% increase in volume – with the team in Scotland handling many of these deals.

Three more sign up for Livingston business park

The Muir Group has let three more units in its Fairways Business Park in Livingston to SynGro, A-Dec Dental UK Ltd and Cable Tech Services. Letting agent Ryden secured the deals on behalf of the landlord.