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Scotland takes sixth spot in Europe


Scotland is currently the sixth largest equity management centre in Europe according to a survey by Thomson Financial Investor Relations.


Its latest &#391999 Target Cities&#39 report says Scotland experienced a 26 per cent increase in equity funds under management to $238.8bn from $188.5bn in 1998.


The latest figures sees Scotland jump above last year&#39s sixth placed city Geneva, which falls to eighth place.


In terms of world rankings Scotland is ranked in 14th place.

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