Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

Tue Aug 26, 2014 3:55pm EDT
 
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Aug 26 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday:

** Burger King Worldwide Inc plans to buy Canadian coffee and doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc in a C$12.64 billion ($11.53 billion) cash-and-stock deal that would create the world's third-largest fast-food restaurant group.

** AT&T Inc has reached a tentative deal with antitrust regulators to pave the way for it to buy DirecTV , the New York Post reported, citing unspecified sources.

** Telecom Italia will make a bid valued at roughly 7 billion euros ($9.2 billion) for Vivendi's Brazilian broadband unit GVT, which would leave Vivendi with a 15-20 percent stake in the Italian group, said four people familiar with the matter.

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