EU mergers and takeovers (Feb 17)

miércoles 17 de febrero de 2010 13:33 CET
 

BRUSSELS Feb 17 (Reuters) - The following are mergers under review by the European Commission, and a brief guide to the EU merger process:

APPROVALS AND WITHDRAWALS:

-- German trading and service company Otto GmbH, which is involved in retail home shopping and financial services, acquires various assets, including trademarks and patents, of Primondo GmbH (approved Feb. 16)

NEW LISTINGS:

-- Spanish car parts supplier Gestamp Automocion S.L, part of Spanish group Corporacion Gestamp S.L., to acquire German auto parts company Escha AG (notified Feb. 12/deadline March 19)

EXTENSIONS AND OTHER CHANGES:   Continuación...