NYSE, Deutsche Boerse Rushing $10B Deal, Investors Say

Law360, Wilmington (June 3, 2011, 7:04 PM EDT) -- NYSE Euronext Inc. and Deutsche Boerse AG are throttling toward a $10 billion merger before shareholders can assess the impact of potential regulatory concessions on their take in the deal, a class of investors told a Delaware state court Wednesday.

In a brief supporting a bid to block the transaction, an NYSE shareholder group contends that a scheduled July 7 shareholder vote on the deal should be postponed until there is “greater clarity” on whether competition regulators in various jurisdictions will require divestitures that could diminish...
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