First Minister Alex Salmond faces renewed criticism over his plan to keep the pound if Scotland votes for independence in the upcoming referendum.
HSBC chairman Douglas Flint has warned a new currency arrangement could be "fraught with danger".
ITV News Correspondent Martin Geissler reports:
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