LONDON Aug 4 Weir Group has terminated
its corporate broker agreement with Bank of America Merrill
Lynch after the bank's appointment by another company
created a conflict of interest, the British engineering firm
"The Weir Group has terminated its joint corporate broker
engagement with Bank of America Merrill Lynch," the group said
in a statement.
Weir said that it would continue with its corporate broker
agreement with UBS and would make a further
announcement regarding future broker contracts.
Weir Group did not name the company whose appointment of
BAML created the conflict of interest.
(Reporting by Karolin Schaps; editing by Jason Neely)