News & Blog

Read the latest business news, blogs and thought leadership articles from our members, as well as updates on the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce's work in the city.

News & Blog
  • Savings and switching in the new water market

    Savings and switching in the new water market

    9th November 2017

    Water deregulation provides a fantastic opportunity for 1.2 million businesses in England to trim their overheads and save around 10% or more on their water bills.

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  • UK Workers Voice Concern over Brexit

    UK Workers Voice Concern over Brexit

    9th May 2017

    UK workers are showing significant resilience in the face of Brexit uncertainty, according to research commissioned by international law firm Pinsent Masons.

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  • Two deals brokered by Colliers International see luxury global chain MGM Muthu Hotels establish a strong presence in Scotland

    Two deals brokered by Colliers International see luxury global chain MGM Muthu Hotels establish a strong presence in Scotland

    5th May 2017

    Global chain MGM Muthu Hotels, which already has a strong foothold in the UK, has moved into the Scottish market, with the acquisition of five prominent hotels, in a deal facilitated by property firm Colliers International.

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  • Heavyweight in-house counsel appointment boosts MMS’ financial services capabilities

    Heavyweight in-house counsel appointment boosts MMS’ financial services capabilities

    5th May 2017

    Commercial law firm Maclay Murray & Spens LLP has strengthened its financial services capabilities with the appointment of Carolyn Bell, as director of its financial services group in Edinburgh.

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  • Bar operator sees the attraction of Barclays

    Bar operator sees the attraction of Barclays

    3rd May 2017

    Barclays has supported leading bar and club operator Attraction Inns Limited with a £1.05m funding package. The deal will consolidate the company’s position in the marketplace and provide capital expenditure to support acquisitions and future growth.

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  • Aidan wins luxury holiday with ScotRail

    Aidan wins luxury holiday with ScotRail

    3rd May 2017

    A Glasgow man has won a five-star holiday to Dubai after entering a ScotRail competition earlier this year as part of its launch of the Smartcard Benefits scheme.

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  • A New Name for Edinburgh Children’s Charity

    A New Name for Edinburgh Children’s Charity

    3rd May 2017

    Edinburgh-based charity the Sick Kids Friends Foundation has announced it is rebranding under the new name Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity (ECHC).

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  • Roy Hudghton appointed director at DM Hall

    Roy Hudghton appointed director at DM Hall

    3rd May 2017

    Widely-experienced valuation professional Roy Hudghton has returned in a full-time role to DM Hall, one of Scotland's leading firms of Chartered Surveyors, as the firm's rapid growth continues apace.

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