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July 1 (Reuters) - U.S. freight railroads operator Genesee & Wyoming Inc on Monday agreed to be acquired by Toronto-based Brookfield Asset Management Inc and Singaporean sovereign wealth fund GIC in a deal valued at about $8.4 billion, including debt.
The announcement comes a day after Reuters reported news of the development, citing sources. (Reporting by Ankit Ajmera in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D’Silva)
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