06.05.2014 - A new currency for an independent Scotland how about the unicorn?
A new Scottish currency may be essential, the Scottish parliament has heard. But what would it be called? A new report submitted to the Scottish parliament by the economist Gavin McCrone has suggested that an independent Scotland might find it necessary to set up a central bank and issue its own currency, one that would initially be pegged to the British pound. But what would the new Scottish currency be called? The merk: Professor McCrone himself suggested the possibility of naming the new currency after a coin minted in Scotland in the 16th century, worth 13 shillings and fourpence...............................................Full Article: Source
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