EU mergers and takeovers (Sept 24)
BRUSSELS, Sept 24 (Reuters) - The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:
APPROVALS AND WITHDRAWALS
-- U.S. plane maker Lockheed Martin to acquire U.S. peer Sikorsky Aircraft from United Technologies Corp (notified Sept. 22/deadline Oct. 27/simplified)
-- Financial industry software maker Fidelity National Information Services to acquire U.S. peer SunGard Data Systems Inc (notified Sept. 22/deadline Oct. 27/simplified)
-- Chilean-based miner Antofagasta to acquire 50 percent of Canadian minier Barrick Gold Corp's Zaldivar copper mine (notified Sept. 21/deadline Oct. 26/simplified) Continued...