EU mergers and takeovers (Aug 7)

viernes 7 de agosto de 2015 07:01 GYT

BRUSSELS Aug 7 (Reuters) - The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:


-- U.S. staffing company ManpowerGroup Inc to acquire German peer 7S Group (approved Aug. 7)

-- Fuel supplier World Fuel Services Corp to acquire businesses divested by BP Plc (approved Aug. 7)

-- Spanish energy company Repsol and Mexican industrial group Grupo Kuo to expand their joint venture Dynasol (approved Aug. 7)

-- Private equity firm CVC to acquire theatre producer Stage Entertainment (approved Aug. 7)

-- Investment fund Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and real estate investment trust Intu Holding S.a.r.l. to indirectly acquire a joint controlling stake in Spanish shopping mall Puerto Venecia Investments SOCIMI S.A. (approved Aug. 7)