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Willis approaches Marsh for takeover talks_- CNBC
January 17, 2008 / 7:57 PM / in 10 years

Willis approaches Marsh for takeover talks_- CNBC

NEW YORK, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Insurance broker Willis Group Holdings Ltd WSH.N has approached Marsh & McLennan Cos (MMC.N) with a view to starting talks about a possible takeover of Marsh & McLennan, according to a report on CNBC television on Thursday afternoon.

Marsh & McLennan shares were trading up about 3.5 percent at $27.40.

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