'The only surprise is that Brexit wasn't the immediate cause of the London Stock Exchange deal's death.' Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters.
The property tycoon Irvine Sellar, who once founded a famous sixties fashion store and later developed the Shard skyscraper in London, has died at the age of 82 after a short illness.
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A shopper walks past a branch of clothing retailer Primark in London, Britain April 27, 2013. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett/File Photo.