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Inmarsat Not in Conversations with Other Satellite Players

With additional reporting by Sarah Cohen – A source close to Inmarsat said that the company is not currently holding talks with other satellitefeatured

Fox Waiting for DCMS Sign Off to Raise Bid for Sky

Twenty-First Century Fox has been waiting for the UK’s Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport to give its final approval before increasing its offer for Sky, a personfeatured

Inmarsat Seeking Significantly Higher Price from EchoStar for Talks

The board of Inmarsat was looking for a price from EchoStar closer to 850 pence per share, a source close to the situation told CTFN, making it unlikely that the parties can narrowfeatured

CYBG to File Imminently for Virgin Money Approvals

British lender CYBG that is acquiring rival Virgin Money, will be filing for approvals from the UK’s Prudential Regulation Authority and the UK’s Competition andfeatured

Competing Bids for Linde/Praxair Divestitures in Europe

With additional reporting by Valeria Camerino – Taiyo Nippon Sanso and Messer are most likely in pole position for the disposals that Linde and Praxair will need to makefeatured

GDPR Not Likely to Resolve Germany’s Issues with Facebook

Changes in the European Union’s new data privacy regulations will not likely be enough for Germany to drop its conduct proceedings against Facebook, afeatured

No Remedies Expected in A. Schulman/LyondellBasell Deal

LyondellBasell’s takeover of A. Schulman will not require a Phase I extension or any remedies from the European Commission’s reviewfeatured

Atos to Complain to EC about Gemalto/Thales Merger

With additional reporting by Valeria Camerino – French IT services provider Atos is preparing a submission to complain to EU regulators about the planned merger between rivals Thales and Gemalto, a sourcefeatured

EC Statement of Objections on Linde/Praxair Could Come Week of June 4

The European Commission could issue a statement of objections in the Linde/Praxair case as early as the week of June 4, according to Brussels antitrust sources. An attorney for a third party in the case saidfeatured


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