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Businesses should 'persist' in chasing funding

Businesses are being advised not to take refusals of help with funding from banks as the final word on the matter.

More and more firms are keeping wages on hold

One in three of the businesses included in a recent survey froze their wages in April.

Two buyout deals cheer Scottish corporate finance sector

The announcement of two management buyout deals, both financed by Clydesdale Bank, shows there is still life in the sector.

Europe should suspend introducing new employment regulations

Ahead of the forthcoming European elections, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has called on the European Commission to place a moratorium on all new employment laws.

Length of employment can be a factor in redundancy decisions

A ruling by the Court of Appeal has opened the door to taking the length of time an employee has been working for a firm into account when making decisions about redundancies.

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