Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

viernes 19 de febrero de 2016 10:40 GYT

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Feb 19 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1430 GMT on Friday:

** Dell Inc, the world's third-biggest maker of computers, is set to gain unconditional EU antitrust approval for its $67 billion bid for data storage company EMC Corp , two people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

** Japan's Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp is open to buying the Techint Group's stake in Brazilian flat steel maker Usiminas, a source with direct knowledge of the subject said on Thursday.

** Citigroup Inc said it plans to exit its retail banking and credit card operations in Brazil, Argentina and Colombia as part of efforts to aggressively cut costs and boost profitability.