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EU blocks merger between Deutsche Boerse and London Stock Exchange

A merger between the London and Frankfurt stock exchanges was blocked by the European Commission Wednesday because of competition concerns, ending the third attempt in 17 years to unite the two financial enterprises.

Deutsche Boerse chief says LSE merger unlikely

Deutsche Boerse chief Carsten Kengeter said Wednesday that its planned 29-billion-euro (30.1-billion-dollar) merger with the operator of the London Stock Exchange (LSE) is unlikely.

Frankfurt, London exchange operators' stock fall on merger doubts

Shares in the operators of the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and the Deutsche Boerse fell sharply on Monday after the LSE threw fresh doubts on their planned 29-billion-euro (30.1-billion-dollar) merger to forge Europe's biggest exchange.

German stock exchange works council says new deal needed with LSE

The works council at Germany's Deutsche Boerse stock exchange has demanded key changes to the planned merger with the London Stock Exchange (LSE) following the British vote to leave the European Union, or Brexit.

Doubts persist as London Stock Exchange backs Deutsche Boerse merger

London Stock Exchange shareholders approved a proposed merger with Deutsche Boerse on Monday, but German financial officials said they believed the deal could not proceed with a non-EU London as the headquarters of the combined exchange.

German regulator: Merged stock exchange does not belong in London

Europe's most important stock exchange should not be based outside the European Union, Germany's financial regulator said Tuesday, criticizing merger plans by Germany's Deutsche Boerse and the London Stock Exchange (LSE) amid last week's Leave vote.

Brexit raises questions about German, British stock exchange merger

Britain's planned exit from the European Union has raised questions about plans by Germany's Deutsche Boerse and the London Stock Exchange (LSE) to base themselves in London once they have completed their merger.

London Stock Exchange, Deutsche Boerse discuss "merger of equals"

The London Stock Exchange (LSE) and Germany's Deutsche Boerse