First Scottish Group

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First Scottish is one of Scotland’s leading companies. Best known for our Searching Division (Scotland’s No1 for Searching Services) our business portfolio now includes document management solutions, a secure document exchange network and a new postal firm delivering UK and international mail.
TypePrivate
Founded1987
HQDalgety Bay, GB
Websitefirstscottish.com

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)33
Revenue (FY, 2018)£11.8 M(+11%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

First Scottish Group Office Locations

First Scottish Group has an office in Dalgety Bay
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First Scottish Group Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1987
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First Scottish Group Revenue

First Scottish Group's revenue was reported to be £11.78 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

11.8m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

7.7m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

65.3%

Net income (FY, 2018)

1.8m

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

2.8m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

2.3m

Cash (31-May-2018)

2.5m
GBPFY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2007FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

1.3m9.6m7.8m147.0k10.2m10.5m12.5m13.5m15.1m10.7m11.8m

Revenue growth, %

8%11%

Cost of goods sold

4.1m3.1m4.7m4.5m5.4m6.1m6.9m3.7m4.1m

Gross profit

5.5m4.7m5.6m6.0m7.1m7.4m8.1m7.0m7.7m
GBPFY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

1.5m1.2m473.4k181.4k273.3k637.3k643.8k4.1m1.9m2.5m

Accounts Receivable

1.5m695.5k1.0m1.3m1.4m1.5m1.6m1.8m1.5m1.4m

Current Assets

286.1k291.1k133.8k197.2k638.0k1.5m646.2k2.5m2.5m1.9m2.2m1.9m2.4m2.5m6.4m3.5m4.1m

PP&E

3.1m3.1m4.6m4.6m4.7m13.5m14.4m746.1k530.8k440.2k316.0k463.6k526.9k469.1k314.4k209.5k
GBPFY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2007FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

(102.5k)2.7k(139.6k)(1.0m)219.0k(1.3m)376.7k(119.8k)355.6k698.0k1.2m1.4m4.4m1.6m1.8m

Cash From Operating Activities

139.7k290.8k538.9k291.1k1.1m1.9m1.2m1.6m1.2m2.5m2.9m2.1m5.7m

Dividends Paid

96.0k64.0k38.0k50.0k

Cash From Financing Activities

2.9m(76.6k)197.5k(28.3k)(290.0k)(728.1k)2.2m(780.0k)(584.0k)(679.0k)(610.0k)(1.4m)(1.0m)
GBPFY, 2000

Financial Leverage

-33.1 x
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First Scottish Group Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

87/100

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First Scottish Group Online and Social Media Presence

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First Scottish Group Blogs

COVID – 19, Our working hours remain unchanged.

FIRST SCOTTISH SEARCHING SERVICES In accordance with Government Guidance regarding Covid-19 all First Scottish Searching Staff are now working from home.  We will continue to give our clients their normal service subject to data from our third party suppliers during … Continued The post COVID – 19, …

The National Records of Scotland closed

The National Records of Scotland have announced that, in line with advice from the UK and Scottish Government and to delay the spread of Coronavirus they have taken the decision to close the Scotland’s People and Historical and Legal search … Continued The post The National Records of Scotland close…

First Scottish February Fundraising

£400.00 raised to help Gino Londra Gino has 1p36 deletion syndrome. This occurs in 1-10,000 births. It can cause a range of medical problems different for every child. Check out Ginos Journey – https://www.facebook.com/pg/ginosjourney/posts/?ref=page_internal https://www.gofundme.com/f/enabling-the-less-abled-to-fufill-their-dreams…

[Server maintenance] Weekend of Saturday 29th and Sunday 1st

We will be undertaking essential server maintenance on the weekend of the 29th and 1st. During this period, some services may be temporarily unavailable. The post [Server maintenance] Weekend of Saturday 29th and Sunday 1st appeared first on First Scottish.

Early Bird Ticket offer £75 – SPA Conference

**Early Bird Ticket offer £75 – book before 29th February 2020**         We are proud sponsors of the Scottish Paralegal Association Annual Conference which is returning once again to the Grand Hotel in Glasgow, this year on … Continued The post Early Bird Ticket offer £75 – SPA Conference appeared …

First Scottish raise £300 for Simpsons Special Baby Unit.

Dress down days at First Scottish in January raised £300 for Simpsons Special Baby Unit.     Helping give the sickest and smallest babies at The Simpson neonatal unit the best start in life. @SSCBcharity #simpsonsBabies The post First Scottish raise £300 for Simpsons Special Baby Unit. appeared firs…
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First Scottish Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was First Scottish Group founded?

    First Scottish Group was founded in 1987.

  • How many employees does First Scottish Group have?

    First Scottish Group has 33 employees.

  • What is First Scottish Group revenue?

    Latest First Scottish Group annual revenue is £11.8 m.

  • What is First Scottish Group revenue per employee?

    Latest First Scottish Group revenue per employee is £357 k.

  • Who are First Scottish Group competitors?

    Competitors of First Scottish Group include CFH Docmail, Dimensional Inspection Laboratories and MoveTheDial.

  • Where are First Scottish Group offices?

    First Scottish Group has an office in Dalgety Bay.

  • How many offices does First Scottish Group have?

    First Scottish Group has 1 office.