UPDATE 1-Market Chatter-Corporate finance press digest - Sept 26

viernes 26 de septiembre de 2014 02:04 GYT

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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.