Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

Mon Jul 11, 2016 4:00pm EDT
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(Adds Plastic Omnium, Caesars Entertainment, PPC, Hershey Co, Cencosud, ITV; Updates Rolls-Royce)

July 11 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Monday:

** Thomson Reuters Corp said it would sell its intellectual property and science business to private equity firms Onex Corp and Baring Private Equity Asia for $3.55 billion in cash.

** Caesars Entertainment Corp and Caesars Acquisition Co have amended their proposed merger agreement, which is intertwined with the $18 billion bankruptcy of the casino company's main operating unit, the companies said.

** A board member of the charitable trust that controls Hershey Co has resigned, the fourth such departure in less than 12 months, the trust said, at a time when the chocolate company is a takeover target for Mondelez International Inc.