Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

miércoles 3 de agosto de 2016 16:00 GYT

(Adds Wal-Mart, Biogen, Aetna, Time Warner, Titan Cement, LOT, Irving Oil; Updates Fiat, Petrobras)

Aug 3 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Wednesday:

** Wal-Mart Stores Inc is in talks to buy, a year-old online rival, as part of a multibillion-dollar revamp of its e-commerce division aimed at boosting online sales growth. The online retailer could be worth as much as $3 billion.

** U.S. biotechnology company Biogen Inc has not received any formal expressions of interest from potential acquirers and is not actively soliciting takeover offers, according to a person familiar with the matter.

** Samsung Electronics could buy Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' parts maker, Magneti Marelli, for more than $3 billion, Bloomberg said in a source-based report.