Market Chatter- Corporate finance press digest - Sept 26
Sept 26 (Reuters) - The following corporate finance-related stories were reported by media:
* French oil company Total SA is looking to sell its 17 percent stake in the Gulf of Mexico's Tahiti oil field, which could fetch between $1.5 billion and $2 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.
* Facebook, the world's leading social network, will win unconditional EU approval for its $19 billion offer for mobile messaging startup WhatsApp in a deal pitting it against telecoms operators, two people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.
* European private equity firm CVC is resuming the sale of Swiss mobile telecoms company Sunrise and could hire a bank to advise on a deal worth up to 4.9 billion Swiss francs ($5.2 billion) by the end of the year, several sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday.
* Dow Chemical Co has kicked off a process to sell its epoxy and chlorine businesses, hoping to find a single buyer for them in what is set to be a multibillion-dollar deal, according to people familiar with the matter. Continuación...