Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions
(Adds GE, Nokia, Deutsche Telekom, Ford, Affinia, IDCSalud, Poste Italiane, Monte dei Paschi, Yildiz Holding, A2A, Global Bankcorp, MTN, Excel Trust; Updates Caixabank, Telekom Slovenia)
April 10 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Friday:
** General Electric Co said it would sell nearly all of its real estate portfolio to investors including Blackstone Group and Wells Fargo & Co for $26.5 billion.
** Nokia is considering selling its maps business HERE, a report by Bloomberg said.
** Deutsche Telekom has launched the sale of its internet portal T-online, German magazine Der Spiegel reported.