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French government authorises Nokia/Alcatel-Lucent merger

Thursday 22 October 2015 | 09:40 CET | News
The French ministry of economy has given its green light to Nokia's proposed acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent. This means that Nokia now has all of the required regulatory approvals to proceed with the filing of its public exchange offer for Alcatel-Lucent. The transaction remains subject to approval by Nokia shareholders and the successful closing of the exchange offer in France and the US. With the regulatory approvals now received, Nokia intends to proceed with the exchange offer. The initial exchange offer settlement date is expected to be in the first quarter of next year. Nokia will offer

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Countries: France / World
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