Royal Bank of Scotland has reported a first-quarter pre-tax loss of £968 million - more than double last year's figure of £446 million.
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has drawn up plans to axe 200 jobs as it cuts back its branch network.
Royal Bank of Scotland chief executive Ross McEwan has issued a memo to staff, warning that the vote to leave the EU has created "short, medium and long-term" economic uncertainties.
A review of Scottish business rates is expected to address concerns that high street businesses are being unfairly taxed amid the rise of online and out-of-town retailers, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has suggested.
A new organisation aimed at bringing together businesses in Scotland and Ireland is set to launch today.
The UK Government has incurred a loss from oil and gas production for the first time in history.
The first shipment of shale gas produced by fracking is expected to arrive in Scotland in the next few weeks, it has been reported.
Dairy giant Muller is to centralise its operations in Scotland, putting 225 jobs at risk and pushing up costs for some existing suppliers.
More than half of nearly 800 offshore workers polled say the oil and gas industry's future is in doubt without government help while almost a quarter believe the sector has no future.
Scotland's retailers experienced a mixed month in March, although overall sales were down, according to the latest figures.