EU mergers and takeovers (May 12)
BRUSSELS May 12 (Reuters) - The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:
APPROVALS AND WITHDRAWALS
-- Swiss-based chemicals producer INEOS to acquire some of chemicals maker Celanese Corp's assets (approved May 11)
-- Private equity firms Apax Partners and management services provider Accenture to acquire joint control of U.S. insurance software developer Duck Creek Technologies (notified May 10/deadline June 15/simplified)
-- Malaysian state-owned investment fund Khazanah Nasional Bhd and Japan's Mitsui & Co to set up a joint venture (notified May 10/deadline June 15/simplified)
-- Private equity firm KKR to acquire indirect control of Airbus' defence electronics unit (notified May 10/deadline June 15/simplified) Continued...