Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

Tue Jun 16, 2015 4:05pm EDT
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June 16 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday:

** BG Group Plc said it had received anti-trust regulatory clearance from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission for Royal Dutch Shell's proposed $70 billion acquisition.

** A 13 billion pound ($20 billion) mortgage portfolio put up for sale by UK Asset Resolution, the "bad bank" charged with winding down the assets of two failed British lenders, has lured interest from several possible bidders, the group's boss said.

** Blackstone Group LP and Carlyle Group LP are making a joint bid for NCR Corp in a leveraged buyout worth more than $10 billion, including debt, making it this year's biggest, according to people familiar with the matter.