BRIEF-General Electric CEO says Alstom is a deal "we expect to close"

Wed May 21, 2014 12:56pm EDT

May 21 (Reuters) - General Electric Co : * Sees North American retail finance IPO in Q3 * CEO says Alstom is a deal "we expect to close" * CEO says GE is going to continue "to work constructively" with the French

government on Alstom deal