PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - Nov 7
Nov 7 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
* American brands doing business in Russia have become political targets ever since the European Union and United States announced a set of sanctions against Russia for supporting pro-Russian separatists striving to carve out independent states in eastern Ukraine. (nyti.ms/1tjB8OC)
* Jean-Claude Juncker, head of the European Union's executive arm and former longtime leader of Luxembourg, faces rising furore by a flood of leaked documents detailing his home country's role as a haven for hundreds of companies seeking to drastically reduce their tax bills. (nyti.ms/1sc4NsE)
* The competition regulator in Britain said on Thursday that it planned to begin an inquiry into the dominant position of the country's largest lenders in retail banking and in lending to small and midsize businesses. (nyti.ms/1tjyYyD)