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NAGA GROUP and Deutsche Boerse set up joint venture Switex
Thursday, 1 Dec 2016 05:10am EST 

Deutsche Boerse AG : NAGA GROUP and Deutsche Boerse set up joint venture Switex Further company coverage: [DB1Gn.DE] (Gdynia Newsroom) ((gdynia.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +48 58 772 0920;)).  Full Article

LSEG to acquire U.S. based Mergent Inc.
Monday, 21 Nov 2016 08:00am EST 

London Stock Exchange Group Plc : LSEG to acquire Mergent Inc . Says has signed an agreement to acquire 100 pct of issued share capital of Mergent's holding company . Terms of transaction have not been disclosed . Mergent business will form part of LSEG's information services division .Completion of transaction, which is expected to occur by Jan.31 2017.  Full Article

LSEG confirms intends to explore sale of LCH France unit
Wednesday, 28 Sep 2016 09:34am EDT 

London Stock Exchange : Notes the European Commission's announcement confirming the commencement of phase II proceedings in connection with its review of the proposed merger .Confirms LSEG and LCH Group Limited intend to explore potential sale of LCH SA, LCH Group limited's French-regulated operating unit.  Full Article

LSE Group says interest rate derivatives venture CurveGlobal now live
Monday, 26 Sep 2016 05:00am EDT 

London Stock Exchange Group Plc : CurveGlobal, the interest rate derivatives venture developed by lseg with a number of major dealer banks has gone live . CurveGlobal developed by London Stock Exchange Group with a number of major dealer banks: Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Barclays, BNP Paribas, Citi, Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan and Societe Generale, together with the Chicago Board Options Exchange .We start with access to a deep pool of open risk, totalling over $100 billion in initial margin- CEO CurveGlobal.  Full Article

Blackrock Germany chairman says supports Deutsche Boerse, LSE merger
Wednesday, 31 Aug 2016 05:15am EDT 

Blackrock Germany chairman Friedrich Merz says : Supports Deutsche Boerse, LSE merger . Does not think making london headquarters of holding of merged entitiy has sufficient support in Germany Further company coverage: [DB1Gn.DE] ((Frankfurt.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +49 7565 1272;)).  Full Article

Deutsche Boerse secures large majority of shares for merger with LSE
Wednesday, 17 Aug 2016 05:57am EDT 

Deutsche Boerse Ag : Says final number of Deutsche Boerse shares tendered under exchange offer amounted to 89.04 pct of Deutsche Boerse shares .This represents final outcome of exchange offer.  Full Article

More than 75 pct of Deutsche Boerse shares tendered in LSE offer
Wednesday, 10 Aug 2016 10:22am EDT 

Deutsche Boerse : Says more than 75 percent of Deutsche Boerse shares have been tendered in LSE merger offer . Says final tender results of the exchange offer are expected to be published on 17 August 2016 .Says Deutsche Boerse and LSE expect the transaction to close in the first half of 2017.  Full Article

LSE CEO sees no immediate threat of euro-denominated clearing moving to EU
Thursday, 4 Aug 2016 04:02am EDT 

London Stock Exchange Group Plc : Expect deal with Deutsche Boerse to close in first half on next year- CEO . Such a complex merger would require significant stand in legal advice- CEO . "Simply don't know" where HQ will be after Deutsche Boerse deals, but any decision will require shareholder approval - CEO . Rolet sees no immediate threat of euro-denominated clearing moving to Euro Zone from London . U.S. option for some activities if the UK loses access to the EU Further company coverage: [LSE.L] (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136).  Full Article

London Stock Exchange Group H1 adjusted operating profit rises
Thursday, 4 Aug 2016 02:00am EDT 

London Stock Exchange Group Plc : H1 revenue up 9% to £721.9 million (h1 2015: £663.0 million); total income up 11% to £785.8 million (h1 2015: £705.9 million) . H1 adjusted operating profit up 9% at £333.3 million (h1 2015: £305.7 million) . Interim dividend increased 11.1% to 12.0 pence per share (h1 2015: 10.8 pence per share) in line with our stated dividend policy . Believe this transaction can best position us to accelerate our growth strategy and deliver substantial value creation for shareholders . Merger with Deutsche Börse, announced in March 2016, making good progress - shareholder approvals achieved in July and work underway on regulatory consents . We are delighted to have achieved shareholder approvals and are now focused on securing regulatory consents-CEO .Work is continuing to achieve outstanding regulatory consents for DB deal.  Full Article

Deutsche Boerse says acceptance of LSE deal reaches 63.7 pct
Friday, 29 Jul 2016 12:00pm EDT 

Deutsche Boerse AG : Parties have today confirmed that percentage of valid acceptances for Deutsche Boerse shares, as at end of acceptance period, was 63.65 pct . To allow any remaining Deutsche Boerse shareholders to tender their shares, an additional acceptance period has been opened which will expire on Aug. 12 .Therefore, exchange offer acceptance condition has been satisfied.  Full Article

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LSE CEO Rolet staying put if Boerse tie-up fails

LONDON London Stock Exchange Group Chief Executive Xavier Rolet said on Friday he would "postpone his retirement" if, as widely expected, a 26 billion euro ($27.4 billion) merger with Deutsche Boerse collapses.