Deals Rumor Mill: Commerzbank, KKR, BlackBerry

Law360, New York (September 4, 2013, 12:18 PM EDT) -- UniCredit SpA will not make a play for Commerzbank AG, the lender that could be put up for sale by the German government in the coming months, its CEO told Reuters on Wednesday. UniCredit, based in Italy but with a global presence, is not interested in absorbing Germany's second-largest bank, which has struggled to turn itself around after a multibillion-dollar government bailout saved it from collapse four years ago.

New York private equity firm KKR & Co. LP along with European investor Permira unload a quarter...
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