French and Benelux stocks-Factors to watch on Aug 20

jueves 20 de agosto de 2015 01:10 GYT

PARIS Aug 20 (Reuters) - Below are company-related news and stories from French and Benelux media which could have an impact on the region's markets or individual stocks.


The French retailer's Colombian unit Exito approved at a shareholders' meeting the acquisition of 50 percent of Brazilian operation GPA and 100 percent of Argentina's Libertad.

The deal is part of Casino's reshufle of its Latin American operations announced on July 30.


The Belgian insurance group has short-listed bidders for its Hong Kong life insurance business to firms including Hong Kong billionaire Richard Li's FWD Group and Fosun International Ltd 0656.HK, Bloomberg reported.