Consultants Barony estimates £900m a year for three years is needed to get infra-structures in place to provide full services.
The warning comes as the Electronic Communications Bill received Royal Assent last week. The government sees the Bill as a key plank in its aim to make the UK the best place in the world e-commerce.
New growth opportunities in Aberdeen, North East Scotland, are being invested in by Grant Thornton
If businesses do not take cyber security seriously in their business planning regulators may do it for them, the ICAEW has warned
The Financial Reporting Council has issued guidance regarding the annual reporting of 1,200 large and smaller listed companies. The letter highlighted the key issues and improvements that can be made in the 2016 reporting season
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