Choosing somewhere to expand and diversify is a vital decision not just now, but many years down the line.
For financial and fintech companies, Scotland provides excellent connectivity, including five international airports with transport links across the UK, Europe and North America. Scotland also has the highest average fixed broadband speed for the UK, according to a 2018 Ookla speedtest report.
Additionally, with a range of funding and help available in a supportive business environment, Scotland offers an attractive nearshore location for your financial services operation.
Scotland has strong connections with financial institutions in the City of London but can offer a cost-base that's 25 to 50 per cent lower than London, Paris or Frankfurt.
(Source: Financial Times, FDI Benchmark Tool )