Scotland is a globally-recognized center for learning and research, but independence could put great strain on the sector.
A hypothetical Scottish index, made up of UK listed companies based in Scotland, has been left relatively untouched by the referendum.
Former president Sarkozy is set to announce his return to politics, after a slim victory for the socialists in a confidence vote.
The Federal Reserve has asked Credit Suisse to address problems relating to the bank's underwriting and sale of leveraged loans.
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Alberto Gallo, head of European macro credit research at RBS, says that the ECB's TLTRO won't boost lending to SMEs and that European banks already have "plenty of liquidity".
European shares closed largely higher on Wednesday, as investors bet the U.S. Federal Reserve would hold off on hiking interest rates.
Geoffrey Yu, senior foreign exchange strategist at UBS, discusses sterling ahead of the Scottish referendum and how the currency would react to either Yes or No outcomes.