Rising property costs have increased inequality as the poorest families have borne the brunt of the housing crisis, according to a think-tank.
The number of Scots becoming insolvent has increased by 12% year-on-year, according to new figures.
The number of companies folding in Scotland has decreased by more than a third in the last quarter.
Persistent Brexit uncertainty has knocked business confidence among finance chiefs to some of the lowest levels in recent years.
The new Scottish National Investment Bank is on track to open this time next year – despite the UK Government “stymieing” work to set up the new institution.
Britain’s accounting watchdog has announced plans to tighten industry standards following a spate of corporate failures and auditing errors.
Tottenham Hotspur have raised all the funding needed to cover the cost of the team’s new stadium through a major refinancing.
Revolut customers were left unable to use features of their banking apps on Friday due to technical issues.
The PPI countdown clock is ticking – here is what you need to know about making a claim.
New research tells us that women have about half as much confidence as men when it comes to dealing with their finances.
A new survey of Scottish households has found that four-in-10 could be over £2,000 a year better off by switching their home loan.
Thomas Cook suffered a fresh blow yesterday, when a leading credit rating agency warned the travel giant may struggle to meet its financial commitments.
British pork giant Cranswick has reported a surge in exports after African swine fever decimated pig herds in far east Asia.
Awards from the Scottish Government’s Digital Development Loan fund to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have reached a total of £1 million as the first anniversary of its launch approaches next month.
How will businesses fare after Brexit and where is the UK and Scottish economy headed after our impending divorce from the European Union are questions being asked around the country.
NHS Grampian spends more than £200,000 on leasing 130 cars – but whistleblower claims few have been used
A whistleblower has claimed the north-east's health board has wasted hundreds of thousands of pounds on cars that have not been used.
The start of a new financial year always provides a good opportunity to reflect on the previous year, take stock and plan ahead.
Bosses at Parkmead Group said today they were “working intensively” on acquisitions to beef up the firm’s portfolio.
As a successful business owner you have a detailed understanding of what is required to make your business succeed.
Health boards in the north and north-east have been shortchanged out of tens of millions of pounds, opposition politicians have claimed.
The leader of the largest opposition group in the chamber said he was deeply concerned about the prospect of redundancies.
Schools, libraries and bus services across Aberdeenshire will all be hit by swinging council cuts.
A £5 million roads repair "holiday" is one of a raft of controversial cuts being proposed by opposition politicians to balance a north-east council's books.
Council chiefs claim a drastic overhaul of local government finance is needed if they are to cope with increasingly tough economic times.
In yesterday's budget announcements, the axe of savings and efficiencies falls largely on education - losing £5.9m - and leisure, with HighLife Highland expected to find £1.5m.
Education and leisure look set to be the main casualties of Highland Council's proposed budget cuts, it has emerged.
Aberdeenshire's finance chiefs have made repeated calls for more powers to be devolved to local government.
Finance secretary’s decision over business rates ‘a slap in the face to the people of Aberdeen’, says council co-leader
Finance Secretary Derek Mackay has refused Aberdeen City Council’s request to retain millions of pounds in business rates.
Highland Council’s budget leader has given the P&J exclusive insight into the radical changes the local authority is making to deal with a funding shortfall of more than £30million this year, and further cuts anticipated in the coming years.
NHS Highland chief executive Professor Elaine Mead has claimed it was “good use” of taxpayers’ money to spend almost £1 million on two locum doctors in the area.
More than a quarter of Scotland’s farmers plan to diversify to survive after Brexit according to a new report from NFU Mutual.
I’ve spent the last few days studying the detailed Budget announcements and considering what the implications are for individuals and businesses that I advise. Budgets are, by their very nature, political and this one felt particularly so.