Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

jueves 14 de enero de 2016 17:08 GYT

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Jan 14 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2030 GMT on Thursday:

** Drugmaker Pfizer Inc is thinking about selling hospital products maker Hospira's infusion pump business for about $2 billion, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

** UBI Banca is offering improved terms to Banca Popolare di Milano (BPM) Scarl as it seeks to trump a rival bid from Banco Popolare Sc and create Italy's third-largest lender, three sources with direct knowledge of the matter said.

** Freeport McMoRan Inc's Indonesian unit has submitted a divestment price to the Indonesian government for an additional stake in one of the world's biggest copper mines, an energy ministry official said on Thursday.