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Deals

EU delays decision on LSE/Refinitiv deal by four days

FILE PHOTO: The Refinitiv logo is seen on a screen in offices in Canary Wharf in London, Britain August 1, 2019. REUTERS/Toby Melville

LONDON (Reuters) - The European Commission said it had extended its deadline for its competition ruling on the London Stock Exchange’s $27 billion takeover of data and analytics firm Refinitiv by four days to Jan. 21.

The European Union executive body gave no reason for the extension.

Reporting by Huw Jones; Editing by Edmund Blair

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