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The London Stock Exchange has a graveyard of past merger attempts. Here’s why the $27 billion Refinitiv deal may be a winning bet.

The London Stock Exchange is in advanced talks to buy Refinitiv, the financial-data company behind Eikon terminals, in a $US27 billion deal. The stock-exchange operator failed to merge with German rival Deutsche Boerse after regulators blocked the tie-up, citing competition concerns. While Deutsche boasts bigger profit margins, carries far less […]
The London Stock Exchange has a graveyard of past merger attempts. Here’s why the $27 billion Refinitiv deal may be a winning bet.