Scotland’s Referendum

Vote of confidence?

Scotland has voted "no" to independence. However, some argue that there is still a political risk for the UK.

This article examines the aftermath of the vote. What does it mean for businesses operating in and trading with the UK? Does it open the door to devolution in UK cities and regions? And could the emergence of UKIP and a wider upheaval in UK politics lead to withdrawal from the EU?

Any business operating in the UK will need to make contingency plans - just as many Scottish firms did in readiness for a "yes" vote. News Analysis by StrategicRISK.