The Financial Week Ahead/IT File – The Week in Brief.

Thursday, August 31[QQ] Mining and minerals company Billiton announces its annual results. CBI trends report for August.

Friday, September 1

Transport group Go-Ahead, Linx Printing and internet company NetBenefit announce their annual results.

Monday, September 4

The Medical House, which deals in medical instruments and information, is due to float on AIM.

Tuesday, September 5

Halifax releases monthly house price report.

Wednesday, September 6

Beazer and IT giant Logica (In the spotlight) announce their annual results.

Thursday, September 7

Drinks giant Diageo announces annual results.

Industrial components outfit Premier Farnell announces half-year results.

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