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    Schools triumph in finance challenge

    20 Jan 2017

    Financial knowledge, quick decision making and good teamwork have helped two schools in the Greater Glasgow area win a competition challenging pupils to show their investment skills.

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    TML Expands in Glasgow

    20 Jan 2017

    New challenger in the mortgage market, The Mortgage Lender, (TML), plans to create up to 109 new jobs in Glasgow's IFSD, with the support of a Regional Selective Assistance grant of up to £800,000 from Scottish Enterprise.

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    Ellis Whittam launches in Glasgow

    19 Jan 2017

    A new Glasgow office is to be launched by one of the UK’s leading, fastest growing providers of HR, employment law and health and safety services to employers.

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    Castlight partners up with Equifax

    19 Jan 2017

    Leading Glasgow based fintech developer, Castlight has formed a new strategic partnership with Equifax, the consumer and business insights expert, launching the first real-time affordability platform to support brokers and their clients with mortgage applications.

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    New Masters in Fintech at Strathclyde

    19 Jan 2017

    A new Masters in Financial Technology (Fintech) is launching at the University of Strathclyde, to support the digital transformation of Scotland's financial sector.

  • Global Tech Challenge open to Glasgow developers

    Global Tech Challenge open to Glasgow developers

    17 Jan 2017

    Glasgow based fintech developers are invited to take part in a new global competition called Tech for Integrity (T4I) hosted by Citi.

  • New strategy to deliver 50,000 jobs

    New Strategy Aims to Deliver 50,000 Jobs

    29 Nov 2016

    Financial and Business Services is one of 8 key sectors at the heart of Glasgow’s new economic strategy. Featuring the UK's most ambitious jobs creation target, the strategy aims to create 50,000 new jobs and an additional 1000 new businesses by 2023.

  • New Plans for airport link

    Plans Unveiled for Airport Link

    29 Nov 2016

    Exciting plans have been unveiled for a direct rail link between Glasgow Airport, Paisley and Glasgow city centre. A state-of-the-art system would carry passengers on specially designed tram-trains, using both the existing railway network and a new light rail spur from Paisley to the airport.

  • Plans submitted for £70m scheme

    Plans Submitted For £70m Scheme

    26 Oct 2016

    Detailed plans for the £70m regeneration of a site on the north east corner of George Square have been submitted to Glasgow City Council this month.

  • Ashurst on target to create 300 jobs

    Ashurst On Target To Create 300 Jobs

    25 Oct 2016

    Global legal firm Ashurst hit the headlines this month, confirming it’s on schedule to create 300 jobs in the first five years of operating its legal business support services centre in Glasgow’s IFSD.