Daily Archives: 5 noviembre, 2019

Scottish Friendly in ‘landmark’ Canada Life deal

Image copyright Scottish Friendly Image caption Scottish Friendly chief executive Jim Galbraith called the deal “a landmark acquisition” Scottish Friendly, the member-owned financial services company, is taking over the UK pensions and life assurance policies of Canada Life. The deal will see the Glasgow-based mutual nearly double its assets under management, to £5bn. Scottish Friendly…

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Whale bone DNA gives new clues to Iron Age Orkney life

Image copyright UHI Archaeology Institute Image caption The vessel – made from a fin whale vertebra – contained a human jaw bone and two newborn lambs When they first unearthed the container near a broch at South Ronaldsay, archaeologists knew it was a hollowed out whale vertebra. Dr Martin Carruthers from the UHI archaeology institute…

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