EU Lists Concerns Over Deutsche Boerse's $10B NYSE Buy

Law360, Los Angeles (October 5, 2011, 8:14 PM EDT) -- Deutsche Boerse AG and NYSE Euronext announced Wednesday that European Union antitrust regulators issued a statement of objections against the proposed $9.7 billion merger between the two stock exchanges.

The statement of objections from the European Commission's competition division, which outlined concerns about the German exchange's proposed takeover of NYSE, is a normal step in the second phase procedure, according to the exchanges.

“We have worked closely with the European Commission during this process, and we look forward to continuing our open and constructive discussions as...
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