1. LSE's long history of failed mega deals  Border Counties Advertizer
  2. Hong Kong Exchange-LSE Combination Is Unlikely, Columbia's Savoldelli Says  Bloomberg Markets and Finance
  3. London Stock Exchange gets £32bn Hong Kong bid  BBC News
  4. Hong Kong offers to buy London exchange  RT America
  5. It's Open Season on the London Stock Exchange  Bloomberg
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The bid comes just six weeks after London Stock’s friendly offer to acquire financial-data provider Refinitiv HoldingsThe bid comes just six weeks after London Stock’s friendly offer to acquire financial-data provider Refinitiv Holdings

Hong Kong Exchanges proposed deal for London Stock Exchange would threaten LSE’s offer for Refinitiv - The Globe and Mail

Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. made an unexpected US$36.6 billion bid for London Stock Exchange Group Plc, a bold move that would upend the U.K. bourse’s combination with Refinitiv.

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(Reuters Breakingviews) - Hong Kong and London are both financial centres racked by political turmoil. But months of violent protest in the Chinese territory and parliamentary disarray in Britain are no obstacles to Charles Li’s hopes of combining the two cities’ stock exchanges. The chief executive of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing on Wednesday unveiled a plan to buy London Stock Exchange Group for $37 billion in cash and shares. It’s a last-ditch attempt to prevent his target from escaping.(Reuters Breakingviews) - Hong Kong and London are both financial centres racked...

Breakingviews - HKEX bids $37 bln to halt London rival’s escape - Reuters

By Peter Thal LarsenLONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) - Hong Kong and London are both financial centres racked by political turmoil. But months of violeBy Peter Thal LarsenLONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) - Hong Kong and London are both financial centres racked by political turmoil. But months of viole

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The start of morning trading was pushed back one hour and 40 minutes as the stock exchange tried to determine the cause.The start of morning trading was pushed back one hour and 40 minutes as the stock exchange tried to determine the cause.

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CityAM - Talk about a blockbuster day in the City. Investors expecting a quiet morning were caught off guard when the London Stock [...]Talk about a blockbuster day in the City. Investors expecting a quiet morning were caught off guard when the London Stock [...]

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“Troubled by news of the proposed takeover of the London Stock Exchange by Hong Kong. This is effectively handing over a strategic economic asset to China, as the Hong Kong government is the biggest shareholder of that territory’s stock exchange. https://t.co/bqxBroChDk”

Joe Sestak on Twitter: "Troubled by news of the proposed takeover of the London Stock Exchange by Hong Kong. This is effectively handing over a strategic economic asset to China, as the Hong Kong government is the biggest shareholder of that territory’s stock exchange. https://t.co/bqxBroChDk"

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The Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing proposed bid could threaten the LSE’s planned tie-up with data provider Refinitiv.The Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing proposed bid could threaten the LSE’s planned tie-up with data provider Refinitiv.

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The future of the 321-year-old London Stock Exchange was thrown into turmoil on Wednesday when a shock £32 billion takeover bid from Hong Kong suddenly emerged. Hong Kong Exchanges said the cash and shares offer was “a highly compelling strategic opportunity to create a global market infrastructure group, bringing together the largest and most significant financial centres inThe future of the 321-year-old London Stock Exchange was thrown into turmoil on Wednesday when a shock £32 billion takeover bid from Hong Kong suddenly emerged. Hong Kong Exchanges said the cash and

City stunned as Hong Kong makes £32 billion bid for London Stock Exchange | London Evening Standard

The Hong Kong stock exchange wants to buy its London counterpart to create a company worth more than $70 billion that could shore up the U.K. capital's status as a global financial hub after Brexit.The Hong Kong stock exchange wants to buy its London counterpart to create a company worth more than $70 billion that could shore up the U.K. capital's status as a global financial hub after Brexit.

Hong Kong stock exchange in talks to buy London counterpart | CTV News

(Bloomberg) -- Want the lowdown on European markets? In your inbox before the open, every day. Sign up here.Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. made an unexpected $36.6 billion bid for London Stock Exchange Group Plc, a bold move that would upend the U.K. bourse’s combination with Refinitiv.LSE’s board(Bloomberg) -- Want the lowdown on European markets? In your inbox before the open, every day. Sign up here.Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. made an unexpected $36.6 billion bid for London Stock Exchange Group Plc, a bold move that would upend the U.K. bourse’s combination with Refinitiv.LSE’s board

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Not so long ago it was the Qataris who were sweeping up British assets and businesses, but now the wall of money is increasingly coming from China and Hong Kong. Today’s £32 billion bid for the London Stock Exchange from Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX) comes as Li Ka-shing’s CK Asset HoldiNot so long ago it was the Qataris who were sweeping up British assets and businesses, but now the wall of money is increasingly coming from China and Hong Kong. Today’s £32 billion bid for the...

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In a lengthy statement, HKEX said that both sides of the deal would stand to gain from an acqusition, with UK firms getting better access to China.In a lengthy statement, HKEX said that both sides of the deal would stand to gain from an acqusition, with UK firms getting better access to China.

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