January 23, 2019 / 7:16 AM / 7 months ago

REFILE-Apollo Global to acquire RPC for 3.3 bln pounds

(Changes media packaging code, corrects dateline to Jan 23 from Jan 22)

Jan 23 (Reuters) - RPC Group said on Wednesday Apollo Global Management agreed to buy Europe’s biggest plastics packaging maker for 3.3 billion pounds ($4.28 billion) in cash, ending months of negotiations.

The per-share offer of 782 pence represents a premium of 15.6 percent to RPC’s closing price of 683.6 pence on Sept. 7, the last trading day before the offer period began. ($1 = 0.7717 pounds) (Reporting by Sangameswaran S in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D’Silva)

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