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  1. March 23, 2012

    Wind turbine group to build Scottish plants

    Gamesa, the Spanish wind turbine group, has chosen the Edinburgh port of Leith as the site for two manufacturing plants that...

  2. February 1, 2012

    Samsung turbine project to create 500 jobs

    Samsung Heavy Industries hopes to invest up to £100m in its first European offshore project that could create more than 500...

  1. November 7, 2011

    Carlyle leads bid for Edinburgh Airport

    Carlyle Group, the US private equity group, is leading a consortium that is preparing to bid for Edinburgh Airport. BAA,...

  2. October 9, 2011

    Forth Ports shifts focus to renewables

    The dearth of commercial property development, due to the unwillingness of chastened banks to lend to the sector and a...

  3. March 23, 2011

    Mamut moves closer to HMV

    Following last month’s excitement about Alexander Mamut’s hiring of Credit Suisse as an adviser, the Russian oligarch is a...

  4. March 22, 2011

    Forth Ports agrees £751m takeover

    Forth Ports looks set to be the last UK-listed port operator to give up its independence after it reached agreement with its...

  5. FT Alphaville

    March 22, 2011

    Snap news

    Breaking pre-market news on Tuesday, - Punch Taverns to spin off managed pubs business, Spirit — statement. - Forth Ports...

  6. March 21, 2011

    WPP continues rise even as broker sounds new note of caution

    WPP kept pace with a market rally on Monday as the FTSE 100 moved higher for a third consecutive day. Shares in the...

  7. March 7, 2011

    Arcus weighs £744m bid for Forth Ports

    Forth Ports, the UK’s last independent listed port operator, could soon sell out after it allowed its largest shareholder to...

  8. March 7, 2011

    Defensives set to make Footsie comeback

    Vodafone and BT Group are set to be the focus of attention on Tuesday after Morgan Stanley advised clients to turn...

  9. FT Alphaville

    March 7, 2011

    Forth Ports opens its books

    Better late than never. Forth Ports has finally got around to confirming Friday’s takeover rumours. From RNS: Forth Ports...

  10. FT Alphaville

    March 7, 2011

    Snap news

    Breaking pre-market news on Monday, - Arcus European Infrastructure makes indicative £16.30p a share cash offer for Forth...

  11. March 4, 2011

    Tobacco groups fall on packaging control

    Cigarette makers followed the London market lower on Friday on concerns the UK government would enforce generic packaging....

  12. January 31, 2011

    Investors tap Scotland’s renewable energy

    Amid the hype concerning Scotland’s potential to benefit from renewable energy, some scepticism has been understandable. But...

  13. January 20, 2011

    Gamesa in £40m Scottish investment

    Up to 300 jobs could be created in Scotland by Gamesa, the Spanish wind turbine manufacturer, through a £40m investment. The...

  14. December 20, 2010

    Forth Ports looks to property uplift

    Forth Ports, the UK’s last independent listed port operator, could be set for an upward revaluation of some of its extensive...

  15. November 21, 2010

    Doubts over Scotland’s investment plan

    The Scottish government has outlined ambitious plans for private sector investment to help it cope with an unprecedented...

  16. FT Alphaville

    November 1, 2010

    Weekend catch-up

    Weekend headlines from the FT and other UK media*: From The FT, -       F&C gets boost from acquisition -       Judge rules...

  17. October 29, 2010

    Forth Ports buoyed by Tilbury tonnage

    An increase in tonnage at its Tilbury operation helped Forth Ports, the UK’s largest quoted ports group, beat third-quarter...

  18. FT Alphaville

    October 29, 2010

    Snap news

    Breaking pre-market news on Friday, - British Airways returns to profit — statement. - WPP says like for like revenue...

  19. October 7, 2010

    Skil to begin trading on junior market

    London will acquire only its second port company on Thursday when a company developing ports in India commences trading on...

  20. September 29, 2010

    Scots pioneer funding model

    The Scottish government has given the go-ahead to the first use of a method of funding that could allow local authorities...

  21. August 25, 2010

    Safety concerns hit Forth shipment

    Oil producers’ safety concerns following April’s Deepwater Horizon accident in the Gulf of Mexico hit first-half throughput...

  22. FT Alphaville

    August 25, 2010

    Snap news

    Breaking pre-market news on Wednesday, - BHP Billiton posts full-year operating profit of $20.03bn — statement. - Tullow Oil...

  23. FT Alphaville

    July 1, 2010

    Snap news

    Breaking pre-market news on Thursday, - Australian government and miners strike deal over super-tax — report. - Chloride...

  24. June 28, 2010

    London offering could value coal producer SRG at £250m

    The country's second-largest coal producer will today launch a London stock market listing that could value it at...

  25. June 27, 2010

    Scottish Resources hopes to raise £25m in IPO

    The country’s second-largest coal producer will on Monday launch a London stock market listing that could value it at...

  26. June 5, 2010

    Rockhopper jumps after Falklands oil upgrade

    Shares in Rockhopper, the first oil explorer to find oil on the Falkland Islands, jumped almost 33 per cent after it...

  27. June 4, 2010

    Rockhopper jumps after Falklands oil upgrade

    Shares in Rockhopper, the first oil explorer to find oil on the Falkland Islands, jumped almost 33 per cent after it...

  28. June 1, 2010

    Edinburgh backs Tif to beat squeeze

    The Scottish capital aims to pioneer a method of funding that could allow local authorities across the UK to invest in...

  29. May 31, 2010

    Edinburgh backs Tif to beat squeeze

    The Scottish capital aims to pioneer a method of funding that could allow local authorities across the UK to invest in...

  30. May 28, 2010

    Northstream throws in towel on Forth bid

    A consortium that owns 27.4 per cent of the UK’s last listed port operator has formally accepted defeat in its efforts to...

  31. FT Alphaville

    April 30, 2010

    Snap news

    Breaking pre-market news on Friday, - Climate Exchange recommends £350m/750p a share cash offer from...

  32. April 29, 2010

    Forth Ports rejects Northstream offer

    Both sides in the tussle over the UK's last independent listed port operator were claiming to have strong shareholder...

  33. April 29, 2010

    Bid buoys Forth as sovereign debt storm rocks FTSE

    Forth Ports provided a haven yesterday as the storm in sovereign debt markets dragged the FTSE 100 to its lowest level in...

  34. April 29, 2010

    Forth Ports provides haven

    Forth Ports provided a haven yesterday as the storm in sovereign debt markets dragged the FTSE 100 to its lowest level in...

  35. April 29, 2010

    Forth Ports rejects Northstream offer

    Both sides in the tussle over the UK’s last independent listed port operator were claiming to have strong shareholder...

  36. April 28, 2010

    Bid buoys Forth as sovereign debt storm rocks FTSE

    Forth Ports provided a haven on Wednesday as the storm in sovereign debt markets dragged the FTSE 100 to its lowest level in...

  37. April 4, 2010

    Container traffic returns to bigger ports

    Regional ports appear to be losing ground to bigger rivals as container traffic that moved to smaller ports during the boom...

  38. March 23, 2010

    Container shipping slump dents Forth Ports

    The worldwide container shipping slump helped to push port operating profits at Forth Ports down 8 per cent for 2009 - an...

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