Business expansion
United Kingdom
Scotland; Eastern Scotland; Edinburgh
Location of affected unit(s)
Financial Services
Financial And Insurance Activities
Financial Service Activities, Except Insurance And Pension Funding
64 - Financial service activities, except insurance and pension funding

200 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
2 March 2009
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


Tesco has announced that its Personal Finance Division is to create 200 jobs in Edinburgh. The jobs come as Tesco seeks to consolidate its Personal Finance Operations into a single site. The company employs around 275,000 people worldwide, although no data is available as to how many people are employed in the Personal Finance Division. As of 8 March 2009 no date has been set for the creation of these jobs.


  • 2 March 2009: BBC News ()


Eurofound (2009), Tesco, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 68446, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/68446.