Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

lunes 17 de agosto de 2015 16:37 GYT

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Aug 17 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2015 GMT on Monday:

** Canada's Brookfield Infrastructure said it will buy Australia's rail freight firm Asciano Ltd in a deal valued at about A$12 billion ($8.84 billion).

** Media mogul John Malone's Liberty Interactive Corp said it would acquire Zulily Inc in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $2.4 billion to tap into the online retailer's younger clientele and its strong mobile presence.

** U.S. agribusiness firm Cargill Inc said it will buy Norwegian fish feed maker Ewos in a deal worth 1.35 billion euros ($1.50 billion), allowing private equity firms Altor and Bain Capital to cash in after two years' ownership.

** Spectra Energy Corp, an oil and natural gas pipeline company, is bidding for the whole of Williams Cos Inc , even though its market capitalization is about half that of Williams, people familiar with the matter said.   Continuación...