Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

Wed Dec 3, 2014 4:00pm EST
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(Adds Lafarge, Vodafone, Comcast, Potash Corp, Eni SpA, Anglo American Platinum and Societe des Produits Marnier Lapostolle)

Dec 3 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Wednesday:

** Lafarge SA and Holcim Ltd are set to win approval from the European Union's competition regulators for their merger deal to create the world's biggest cement maker, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter said.

** Vodafone Group Plc has met with analysts and investors this week to calm fears it could make a multi-billion dollar takeover bid for Europe's biggest cable company Liberty Global, according to people present.

** EU antitrust regulators are likely to expand their scrutiny of French telecoms provider Orange's 3.4-billion-euro ($4.2 billion) bid for Jazztel after the companies failed to allay their concerns, two sources familiar with the matter said.