8 in 10 businesses in Scotland have no independence plans

More than eight out of ten businesses in Scotland do not yet have plans in place to deal with the result of the referendum if the country votes for independence, a new survey has revealed.

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Businesses to take action 'when vote outcome is known'

Craig Anderson, senior business partner at KPMG in Scotland, said:

It is clear that the business community is still seeking to have concerns allayed as we move closer to September 18.

Our research suggests that most businesses probably do not feel sufficiently informed to make appropriate long-term plans, with any action likely to be taken only when the outcome is known.

– Craig Anderson, KPMG

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