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Osborne ‘devalues’ pound

By Russell Bruce On Sunday morning on the Andrew Marr show Chancellor George Osborne was pressed by Marr on currency arrangements in the event of a Yes vote. Osborne was very, very clear. “Scotland would not be sharing the pound, … Continue reading

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On Debt and Destiny: Scotland is a rich country

  The Maersk Oil UK operated Culzean project, one of the largest gas discoveries of recent years in Scottish waters. Total investment is expected to be in excess of £3bn (US$ 4,7bn).   By Russell Bruce Debt and Destiny is … Continue reading

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Irish eyes are smiling as Ireland pays less for debt than UK

By Russell Bruce The news that the interest rate the Irish government is paying on its debt has fallen below the yield demanded for the London’s treasury’s gilt debt has no doubt led to raising a glass of Guinness in … Continue reading

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