We are European Merchants.

The Scottish political analysis firm based in Edinburgh and led by Anthony Salamone. We bring clarity and insight to Scottish, European and global politics.

We are Purveyors of Political Insight.

Major questions of the day facing Scotland and Europe are complex and evolving. European Merchants draws on its substantial reservoir of political expertise and intelligence to provide clarity and insight amidst the confusion.

Anthony Salamone FRSA

Managing Director

Latest publication.

Strategic Principles for Scotland’s European and International Relations

Anthony Salamone

Latest analysis.

The Herald on Sunday

Media Coverage of Work by Anthony Salamone

7 August 2022
Political Courant

Article by Anthony Salamone

7 August 2022
The Connexion

Media Quote of Anthony Salamone

2 August 2022
LSE European Politics and Policy

Article by Anthony Salamone

26 July 2022
The Week

Media Quote of Work by Anthony Salamone

19 July 2022

Pioneering initiative.

The Scottish Statebuilder Project is our pioneering initiative to provide expert analysis on major questions of Scottish independence.

Paperback editions of these Insight Reports are available to order from the European Merchants Exchange, our online store.

Analytical magazine.

Political Courant is our analytical magazine on Scottish, European and global politics, featuring European Merchants and guest contributors.

The magazine offers expert comment and analysis on European and international affairs from Scottish perspectives and beyond.

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