Zombie companies epitomise mixed messages from economy: Haig Bathgate on the BBC

The economy, slowly recovering from the downturn of the past five years, is still prone to ups and downs, giving neither policy makers nor investors a clear direction, according to...

Fed had no need to taper - rhetoric was working Haig Bathgate

The Federal Reserve's decision not to taper its quantitate-easing programme, contrary to what many were predicting, shows that it thinks its rhetoric is working fine for the moment, according to...

Tom Duguid named in Private Client Practitioner's Top 35 Under 35

Turcan Connell is pleased to announce that Tom Duguid has been named in Private Client Practitioner's Top 35 Under 35. The list is designed to identify, recognise, promote and introduce...

Tax Health Check

The media has been full of news stories recently about aggressive tax avoidance, and how it is every taxpayer's duty to pay the right amount of tax. The reporting has...

D-Day for US money printing - Haig Bathgate

It's the moment of reckoning that many investors have been dreading, amid predictions of fresh market turbulence and even a bond market meltdown.When the US Federal Reserve meets later this...

Haig Bathgate on BBC Radio Good Morning Scotland - 06th September 2013

Global markets are keeping a close eye on US unemployment figures, as lower jobless numbers make it more likely for the Federal Reserve to tighten monetary policy soon, according to...