Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

lunes 26 de enero de 2015 17:00 GYT

(Adds Energy Transfer Partners, Molson Coors; updates Axis Capital Holdings)

Jan 26 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Monday:

** Packaging companies Rock-Tenn Co and MeadWestvaco Corp said they would combine to form a company worth $16 billion, with MeadWestvaco shareholders owning a majority stake.

** Pipeline company Energy Transfer Partners LP said it would buy affiliate Regency Energy Partners LP for about $11 billion, the latest example of master limited partnerships trying to simplify their structures and lift returns.

** Cereal maker Post Holdings Inc said it would acquire privately held rival MOM Brands Co for about $1.15 billion in cash and stock to expand in the bagged and hot cereal categories.