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.) (Sept 2021)33(-2%)
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

82/100

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First Scottish Group Online and Social Media Presence

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First Scottish Group Blogs

National Records of Scotland closure – Monday 20th September

Please note that our Quick Copy Service will be affected by the National Records of Scotland closure for the Monday 20th September Public Holiday. This will only affect historical copy Sasine writs pre-dating 2010 and other historical deeds. Please note … Continued The post National Records of Scotl…

[UPDATE] Quick Copy Service Delays – HISTORICAL COPY SASINE WRITS PRE-DATING 2010 AND OTHER HISTORICAL DEEDS

Please note National Records of Scotland have advised they are receiving a consistently high daily volume of enquiries, as a result you may experience a delay in receiving your copies. They have requested we allow at least 20 working days … Continued The post [UPDATE] Quick Copy Service Delays – HIS…

The National Archives

The National Archives are  currently experiencing an exceptionally high volume of enquiries, as a result you may experience a delay in receiving your copies.     The post The National Archives appeared first on First Scottish.

ALL services now available.

ALL services now available. First Scottish Document Management is pleased to announce that all storage and scanning services have resumed effective today. Our staff in the office and out at clients premises will continue to follow the latest COVID guidelines … Continued The post ALL services now ava…

Statutory Notice Debt Information Increase effective 1 April 2021

Edinburgh City Council has advised that the above service will increase to £60.00 (incl VAT) per request effective immediately from 1 April 2021, no prior notice was given regarding this.   The post Statutory Notice Debt Information Increase effective 1 April 2021 appeared first on First Scottish.

[UPDATE] Quick Copy Service delays – historical copy Sasine writs pre-dating 2010 and other historical deeds

Quick Copy Service delays – historical copy Sasine writs pre-dating 2010 and other historical deeds Please note that our Quick Copy Service continues to be subject to delays for historical copy Sasine writs pre-dating 2010 and other historical deeds. Copies … Continued The post [UPDATE] Quick Copy S…
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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, Cleanly and New Country Motor Car Group.

  • 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.