There is a stock exchange bidding war involving New York, London and Frankfurt brewing

Atlanta-based Intercontinental Exchange is now considering making a counter bid for the London Stock Exchange, Bloomberg News reports.

This comes just a week after the British stock operator confirmed it was in merger talks with Germany’s Deutsche Boerse.

ICE, which acquired NYSE Euronext in 2013 and now owns the New York Stock Exchange, has engaged Morgan Stanley as an adviser, the report said.

Robey Warshaw is the lead adviser for LSE, while Perella Weinberg is the lead financial adviser to Deutsche Boerse.

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