Singapore Exchange Denies It Will Buy London Stock Exchange
A report in Britain’s Daily Telegraph on Thursday that the Singapore Exchange was in talks to buy the London Stock Exchange was denied by the former on Friday.
EU Vetoes Merger of Deutsche Boerse-NYSE Euronext
Measures proposed by the two companies failed to satisfy the Competition Commission. The European Commission characterized the proposal as leading to a “near-monopoly” that would bring harm to customers.
EU Expected to Nix NYSE-Deutsche Boerse Merger
Although the decision is neither official nor public yet, the European Union is expected to recommend against allowing a Deutsche Boerse takeover of NYSE's Euronext as early as next week.
Nasdaq, ICE Drop Bid for NYSE on DOJ's Antitrust Move
Nasdaq and IntercontinentalExchange on Monday withdrew their joint $11 billion bid for the parent of the New York Stock Exchange after the U.S. Department of Justice informed the companies that it would pursue a lawsuit to block the deal.