BRIEF-Cash Converters International says received cyber security threat in relation to UK customer data

Nov 15 (Reuters) - Cash Converters International Ltd

* Received email from a third party claiming to have gained unauthorised access to customer data within a cash converters’ UK website

* Potential impact of threat is limited to cash converters’ uk operations and customers

* Cyber security threat will not impact FY18 financial results

* Masked credit card details for some customers may be part of accessed information

* Unidentified third party’s threat included widespread release of data unless it receives a financial payment

* User records may have been accessed, including personal details, purchase history and passwords Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: