TITLE

EU looks into Thomson's Reuters bid

PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;10/9/2007, Vol. 297 Issue 7, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Thomson Corp.'s takeover bid for Reuters will be investigated by European Union (EU) antitrust regulators. According to the author, EU regulators are worried that the deal could harm competition in the financial information industry. The author reports that Thomson has offered $18.4 billion for Reuters.
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