Her appointment was hardly unexpected, but Royal Bank of Scotland’s decision to select Alison Rose as its next top boss was undeniably momentous.
Royal Bank of Scotland has tumbled to a loss in the third quarter after taking a £900 million hit for payment protection insurance (PPI) claims.
The Royal Bank of Scotland has appointed Alison Rose as its new chief executive officer.
Jobs in the Scotch whisky industry may be put at risk and sales could drop by 20% within a year due to new tariffs on exports to the US, it is claimed.
Virgin Atlantic has announced plans to fly to 84 new destinations from Heathrow after a third runway is opened.
Up to 400 jobs could be at risk at more than 80 TSB branches across the country which will close their doors next year, the bank announced in another blow to the UK high street.
Halfords has unveiled a deal to boost its Autocentres business under plans to renew its focus on motoring after tough retail conditions sent sales and profits falling.
Scottish Transport Secretary Michael Matheson has criticised airlines that have raised their prices following the collapse of travel company Thomas Cook.
Plans for 25% trade tariffs on Scotch whisky exported to the US are “profoundly worrying” for the industry and “in no-one’s interest”, Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said.
The number of Scots becoming insolvent has increased by 12% year-on-year, according to new figures.