EU mergers and takeovers (March 26)

BRUSSELS, March 26 Fri Mar 26, 2010 7:19am EDT

BRUSSELS, March 26 (Reuters) - The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:

APPROVALS AND WITHDRAWALS:

-- Private equity company Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co [KKR.UL] and Wild Group shareholder Hans-Peter Wild to acquire joint control of the food flavourings business of flavour company the Wild Group (approved March 26)

-- British private equity investment fund Triton Fund III, part of the Triton group, to acquire Nordic healthcare provider Ambea AB (approved March 26)

NEW LISTINGS:

None

EXTENSIONS AND OTHER CHANGES:

None

FIRST-STAGE REVIEWS BY DEADLINE:

MARCH 29

-- French energy company Schneider Electric Industries SAS, controlled by Schneider Electric Holding SA (SCHN.PA), to acquire the electricity transmission and distribution unit of Areva T&D Holding SA, which is controlled by French nuclear group Areva CEPFi.PA (notified Feb. 22/deadline March 29)

-- U.S. network equipment maker Cisco (CSCO.O) to acquire Norwegian video-conferencing company Tandberg TAA.OL (notified Feb. 8/deadline extended to March 29 from March 15 after companies offered concessions)

MARCH 30

-- Draegerwerk AG & Co KGaA (DRWG_p.DE), the German holding company for the Draeger Group, to acquire German medical products maker Draeger Medical AG & Co KG (notified Feb. 23/deadline March 30/simplified)

-- French engineering group Alstom Holdings, controlled by Alstom SA (ALSO.PA), to acquire a distribution and transmission unit of Areva T&D Holding SA, which is controlled by French nuclear group Areva CEPFi.PA (notified Feb. 23/deadline March 30)

MARCH 31

-- French engineering group Vinci (SGEF.PA) to acquire French peer Cegelec (notified Feb. 24/deadline March 31)

-- U.S. consumer products company Jarden Corp to acquire the home care and baby and healthcare business of French energy group Total SA (TOTF.PA) which consists of Financiere Elysees Balzac SA, France; Baby Care Holding SAS, France; NUK USA, LLC of the United States; Mapa GmbH, Germany; and Mapa Spontex (UK) Ltd (notified Feb. 24/deadline March 31/simplified)

-- French technology company Dassault Systemes (DAST.PA) to buy sales and client support operations of U.S. computer services company IBM (IBM.N) (notified Feb. 24/deadline March 31)