L'Wren Scott's company denies reports of problems

Reports that fashion designer L'Wren Scott's company was on the verge of shutting down have been denied.

The 49-year-old long-time partner of Rolling Stone singer Sir Mick Jagger was found dead in her New York apartment on Monday. Authorities said she committed suicide.

Fashion designer L'Wren Scott's body was found in her New York apartment last week. Credit: PA

New York-based PR Consulting said that Scott was considering a restructure of her global business, LS Fashion Ltd.

The firm says that while some areas of the business had not yet reached their potential, other parts were successful. It says the long-term prospects for the business were encouraging.