We are testing a new beta website for gov.scot go to new site

Financial Services

Scotland's Financial Services Industry

Scotland is internationally recognised as the most important UK financial centre outside London and the South East, with a breadth of services including global custody, asset servicing, banking, investment management, corporate finance, general / life assurance and pensions.

Financial services remains a vital contributor to the overall success of the economy of Scotland as a whole. This is due not only to its importance in terms of employment and direct contribution to output, but also because of the impact the financial has on economic growth.

For further information on the financial services sector in Scotland, including support for investment, please visit Scottish Development International (SDI)