EU mergers and takeovers (April 25)

Mon Apr 25, 2016 1:46pm EDT
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BRUSSELS, April 25 (Reuters) - The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:


-- UK private equity firm EQT to acquire Swiss travel company Kuoni Travel (approved April 22)

-- Belgian steel wire maker NV Bekaert SA and Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Board to jointly control a wire rope business (approved April 22)


-- Private equity firm Pillarstone, which is indirectly controlled by KKR, to acquire Italian engineering services provider Sirtl (notified April 22/deadline June 2/simplified)

-- Private equity firms Bridgepoint and Summit Partners to jointly acquire software provider Calypso Technology Inc. (notified April 19/deadline May 30/simplified)   Continued...