Equality Law and Public Benefit

An appeal by St Margaret's Children & Family Care Society to the Scottish Charity Appeals Panel has the potential to become a leading case in Scotland for the charity sector...

Charities and the Independence Referendum Debate

The implications of the Scottish independence referendum could be far reaching for the charity sector and guidance issued this summer by the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) makes...

Land and Buildings Transaction Tax

The legislation for the new Scottish property tax to take effect from 2015 was passed this summer with appropriate charity relief clauses included. For more details on Land and Buildings...

Turcan Connell experts comment in the 2013 Scottish Legal Review

The Scotsman Scottish Legal Review 2013 has just been released and this year it features a plethora of Turcan Connell experts who were asked to provide comment on their field...

Lloyds Bank BP results still show effects of crises – Haig Bathgate on the BBC

Lloyds Banking Group and BP, two key British companies, are reporting earnings today as they emerge from crises that have dogged performance in recent years, according to Chief Investment Officer...

Haig Bathgate's quarterly Financial Market Overview

The US Fiddles - While Europe Turns Introduction • The US-led global recovery continues, but uncertainty over just where we are in the upturn is dominating economic discourse. The recent...

Rise in international divorce

Improved global links, increased movement between different countries, the growth of international companies and the development of faster global travel have all led to a greater migration of people around...

Turcan Connell receives high praise in The Legal 500 2013

September 2013 saw the launch of The Legal 500 UK Awards 2013. This is an awards occasion unique within the legal industry, bringing together the best of the best from...

Housing market recovers, but consumers hold back – Haig Bathgate on the BBC

The housing market is gaining momentum even as consumer spending eases, showing this isn't a normal economic recovery, according to Chief investment Officer Haig Bathgate. Evidence from around the UK...

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...