Oct 10 (Reuters) - AXA (AXAF.PA), Europe's second biggest insurer, filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to disclose a cut in its passive ownership of Cepheid (CPHD.O) and Legg Mason Inc (LM.N).
AXA reported a 7.4 percent stake in genetic analysis systems maker Cepheid, down from its previous ownership of 13.7 percent. It reported a 8.9 percent stake in asset manager Legg Mason, a decrease from the previously reported 14.2 percent.
AXA also reported a 10.5 percent stake in drug wholesaler McKesson Corp (MCK.N). (Reporting by Sayantani Ghosh in Bangalore)