business-for-scotland

Scottish investment giant Standard Life has been reportedly looking at buying a possible headquarters in London in the event
The majority of businesses outside Scotland want the country to remain in the UK, according to a survey by the British Chambers
Over and over again we hear from anti-independence campaigers (especially failed former Chancellor Alastair Darling) that an independent Scotland could not have afforded to bail out the Scottish banks. After all, Alastair knows best! He was in charge when they collapsed! His argument relies on the assertion that banks are bailed out by the taxpayers of the country in which the institution is headquartered. This simply isn't true.