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Scottish EDGE Announces its ‘Winners EDGE’ Champions

25 March 2019

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Two previous Scottish EDGE winners, Beauty Kitchen and Premiership Experience, have taken an equal share of a £200,000 prize fund as victors of the inaugural Winners EDGE (WEDGE), EDGE’s new follow-on funding competition supported by Scottish Enterprise.

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University team to develop life-saving treatments with support from Scottish Enterprise

22 March 2019

University team to develop life-saving treatments with support from Scottish Enterprise: Group-3

The University of Aberdeen’s mycoBiologics team has made significant progress in developing treatments to help tackle the growing problems of deadly fungal infections and antibiotic resistance, after being awarded £400,000 from Scottish Enterprise’s High Growth Spin-out Programme (HGSP)

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Scottish Energy Minister visits the DSM Dalry Site to discuss recent investments in energy efficiency and decarbonisation projects

20 March 2019

Scottish Energy Minister visits the DSM Dalry Site to discuss recent investments in energy efficiency and decarbonisation projects: Mr Wheelhouse visits DSM

Royal DSM, the global science-based company in nutrition, health and sustainable living, has embarked on an ambitious multi-million pound investment plan for its vitamin manufacturing facility in Dalry, North Ayrshire that puts it at the cutting edge of sustainable manufacturing in Scotland.

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Jobs boost for South of Scotland

18 March 2019

Jobs boost for South of Scotland: SE logo cmyk

Jobs are set to be created at the former Pinneys of Scotland plant in Annan, after it was purchased by food processing company Bhagat Holdings Limited.

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Investment Programme facilitates £16.26m funding boost for first cohort of companies

15 March 2019

Investment Programme facilitates £16.26m funding boost for first cohort of companies: Kerry Sharp, Head of the Scottish Investment Bank

The Scottish-European Growth Co-Investment Programme (SEGCP) has delivered £6.12m of equity investment to the first cohort of companies to come through the process, facilitating investment rounds totalling £16.26m. 

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Establishment of National Bank takes step forward

01 March 2019

Establishment of National Bank takes step forward: SE logo cmyk

Scottish National Investment Bank Bill published

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FOI response - McGill & Co correspondence

15 February 2019

FOI response - McGill & Co correspondence: SE logo cmyk

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 regarding correspondence between Scottish Enterprise, McGill & Co, KPMG and Santander over the last six months.

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Scotland to host 2022 World Forum for foreign direct investment

06 February 2019

Scotland to host 2022 World Forum for foreign direct investment: FDIWF ANNOUNCEMENT

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon today announced that Scotland has been successful in its bid to host the 2022 World Forum for Foreign Direct Investment.

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Finance minister welcomes Scotland’s first Innovation District

01 February 2019

Finance minister welcomes Scotland’s first Innovation District: GCID media launch 1 Feb 2019
  • Glasgow City Innovation District set to bring new investment, companies and competitive advantage to the heart of the city
  • Glasgow joins ranks of Innovation District cities including Barcelona, Singapore and Stockholm

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International exports continue to grow

30 January 2019

International exports continue to grow: Neil Francis

Scottish Development International welcomes findings from the latest Export Scotland Statistics which reveal that Scotland’s international exports (excluding oil and gas) increased by £1.9 billion to £32.4 billion in 2017.

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