PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Sept 8
Sept 8 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
Ian Gorham is to step down as Hargeaves Lansdown's chief executive after almost seven years at the helm of the FTSE 100 financial adviser. (bit.ly/2c8ikSk)
Activity in Britain's factories collapsed in the month after Brexit, according to the first official figures on the state of the economy since the referendum. Manufacturing shrank 0.9 percent between June and July. (bit.ly/2c8jI7J)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise will spin off and merge its non-core software assets with Britain's Micro Focus International in a $8.8 billion deal. (bit.ly/2c8juNN)
Denmark became the first country in the world to apparently buy data from the Panama Papers leak to probe if 500-600 Danes who feature in the leak may have evaded tax. (bit.ly/2c8iAkw) Continuación...