'Scotsie' index shrugs off vote concerns

Anna Fedorova
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An index of 14 Scottish companies labelled the 'Scotsie' has performed broadly in line with the FTSE 100 and FTSE 350 indices so far this year, despite increasing signs there could be a 'yes' vote on independence later this week.

Uncertainty over the future of Scotland prompted a slide in bank stocks at the start of last week, but subsequent confirmation from Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and Lloyds Banking Group that they would...

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