Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

Mon Sep 14, 2015 4:02pm EDT
 
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Sept 14 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Monday:

** Mylan NV said it launched a tender offer to acquire fellow generic drugmaker Perrigo Co Plc for about $27 billion - an offer Perrigo has rejected so far.

** Oil Search Ltd rebuffed an $8 billion takeover proposal from Australia's biggest energy company Woodside Petroleum Ltd as far too cheap, although it left the door open to higher offers.

** Solera Holdings Inc, which provides technology services to insurance companies, said it agreed to be acquired by an affiliate of private-equity firm Vista Equity Partners for $3.74 billion in cash.

** China Railway Group Ltd said it would absorb the assets of subsidiary China Railway Erju Co Ltd as part of wider efforts to streamline the government's sprawling railway sector.   Continued...