We all need security for our money -and bottles and casks are becoming one of the safest places to keep it
As David Davis ends another day of intense Brexit negotiations, it would not be unreasonable for him to pour himself a glass of something smooth and reflect on his day.
The value of a glass of whisky is plain to see here – a chance to unwind as the ice slowly melts and the ‘Brexit Bulldog’ contemplates the week ahead in Brussels.
Back home, Brexit uncertainty means that businesses and individuals are keen to keep their investments safe. For companies, that can mean delaying expansions until things become clear and redirecting their money elsewhere.