Europe shares stuck in range before Fed meets, Scotland votes

lunes 15 de septiembre de 2014 12:50 GYT

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* FTSEurofirst 300 down 0.05 pct

* M&A fever sparks sharp rally among brewers

* 'Stay away from UK equities' -Societe Generale

* British stocks suffer outflows -EPFR Global

By Blaise Robinson

PARIS, Sept 15 (Reuters) - European shares slipped on Monday, with stocks trading in a narrow range before Scotland votes on independence and the Federal Reserve holds its latest policy meeting, both events that are due later this week.

The prospect of more mergers and acquisitions did fuel a rally among brewers, after the Wall Street Journal reported Anheuser-Busch InBev was talking to banks about financing a possible $122-billion bid for SABMiller.

SABMiller rose 9.8 percent, while shares in Heineken also climbed, by 3 percent, after it said SABMiller had approached it about a takeover but that its controlling shareholder intended to keep the company independent.   Continuación...