Scotland's independence vote under scrutiny from Defence CEOs

Andrew Elwell

With Scotland due to vote on its independence from the UK later this year, some defence multinationals with bases in the country are beginning to comment on what impact a ‘yes’ vote in the referendum could have on their business interests. And they’re not positive. First the CEO of BAE Systems, Britain’s biggest defence company, voiced his concerns about the potential split, indicating there would be greater stability by staying in the union. Then Finmeccanic...
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