News Analysis: Independence day - Are you prepared for a "yes" vote?

On September 18th, Scotland will decide on independence. A "yes" vote will carry significant political, economic and regulatory risks for UK businesses.

This StrategicRISK News Analysis looks at the Sterling question, the less-discussed (but just as important) EU Parliament Council Directive 95/26/EC, and the implications for key industries such as banking and oil and gas.

It concludes that "Organisations must be prepared to handle increased currency, taxation or compliance costs ... or risk disastrous financial consequences".