Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

martes 18 de agosto de 2015 16:00 GYT

(Adds Royal Bank of Scotland, Aer Lingus, Airwave Solutions, Enav, Kik Interactive, Sprott Asset Management; Updates Snapdeal)

Aug 18 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday:

** British state-backed lender Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc has sold its Luxembourg-based funds business to BlackFin Capital Partners, a private equity firm that specialises in financial services.

** BB&T Corp said it would buy National Penn Bancshares Inc in a cash-and-stock deal for about $1.8 billion to expand in the U.S. Mid-Atlantic region.

** Motorola Solutions Inc is in advanced talks to buy UK-based communications company Airwave Solutions Ltd as it looks to strengthen its software and services business, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter.