EU mergers and takeovers (Feb 8)

Mon Feb 8, 2016 11:30am EST
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BRUSSELS Feb 8 (Reuters) - The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:


-- U.S. buyout firm Carlyle Group to buy Dutch lingerie firm Hunkemoeller from its private equity owners (approved Feb. 5)

-- Pension funds USS Nero Limited of Britain, OPSEU Pension Plan Trust Fund of Canada and PGGM N.V. of the Netherlands to acquire Spanish infrastructure firm Global Vía Infraestructuras from Bankia and FCC (approved Feb. 5)


-- Nordic Capital to acquire Scandinavian fruits and vegetables distributor Greendeli Investment Holding (notified Feb. 5/deadline March 11/simplified)

-- CK Hutchison Holdings Ltd and Vimpelcom to merge their Italian mobile operations (notified Feb. 5/deadline March 11)   Continued...