Roxburghe sold in largest deal since 2007

The four-star hotel in Charlotte Square has been sold in what is described as ‘the largest single asset hospitality transaction in Edinburgh since 2007′. The Roxburghe, which is owner operated under an IHG franchise as part of the Crowne Plaza group of hotels, has been sold to US based investment management firm Starwood Capital, following More...

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By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, July 25th, 2014

US firm acquires Martin Currie

The fund manager Martin Currie has agreed this week to become a wholly-owned affiliate of  US firm Legg Mason. The transaction has been approved by the boards of both companies, and is expect to be completed during More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, July 24th, 2014

Edinburgh optician inspired by Indian charity trip

Morningside optician Catriona Hastie has only just returned from India on a charity trip to help with an outreach programme to help those needing eye care, but she is already fundraising for the next time. She More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Johnston Press reorganisation

For the business which owns and runs many  Scottish newspapers including The Scotsman alterations to the management were announced earlier this week which the firm described as ‘significant structure changes’. Johnston More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

Lomond expanding from Edinburgh base

  Two NE Scotland deals underline Lomond’s new Stonehouse brand as leading force in Aberdeen’s residential property sector Manchester deal cements Lomond’s Thornley Groves business as leader in the NW city The More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Become a Bield Board Member

Bield, Scotland’s leading social care and housing provider, is looking to recruit new voluntary Board Members who share their passion in helping older people to live fulfilled and independent lives. The Edinburgh-based More...

By Reader On Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Finance Minister visits Edinburgh software company

An Edinburgh software solutions and web design company met with Finance Minister John Swinney this week as he announced record levels of employment for Scotland. Lyles-Sutherland has grown from just two employees More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, July 12th, 2014

Biotechnology conference starts in Edinburgh on Sunday

The 16th European Congress on Biotechnology expected to generate millions for the Capital’s economy The city will be full of biotechnology experts from Sunday when the conference begins, but apart from More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Apple store will open in Edinburgh

The problem is that we cannot tell you when. But we are not alone in that. Social media has been abuzz with the news all day, and of course for the last year or more since it was first rumoured, but nobody yet More...

By Reader On Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

Award for Cramond nursery

  Bright Horizons Cramond nursery has been awarded an Investing in Children Membership for a second consecutive year. The Investing in Children membership award recognises and celebrates examples of imaginative More...