Peter Hargreaves backs 'no-deal' Brexit as 'best option'

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Peter Hargreaves of Hargreaves Lansdown
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Peter Hargreaves of Hargreaves Lansdown

Hargreaves Lansdown founder Peter Hargreaves has called for a no-deal Brexit, guaranteeing his entire £3.6bn fortune such an arrangement would give the UK "free trade with Europe".

Hargreaves, who reportedly donated more than £3m to the Leave campaign in the run-up to the EU referendum, slammed the current management of the UK's divorce from the European Union in an interview with...

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