Nasdaq the American exchange operator The Nasdaq Stock Market Inc has started hostile absorption of the London stock exchange. Has made an attempt unfriendly absorption of the London stock exchange (LSE) for 2,7 mlrd pounds sterling (5,3 mlrd dollars) Having addressed directly to shareholders after reception of refusal of a management of the British company, informs () Reuters.
Nasdaq, by the present moment of owning 28,75 % of actions LSE, has offered shareholders of 12,43 pounds sterling for the action in the cash form. Offer period of validity is established till January, 11th of the next year. Nasdaq declares that can increase the offer sum if the offer is supported by management LSE.
Earlier the management of the oldest European stock exchange some times rejected offers on absorption from party Nasdaq. As the reason it was specified “ considerable understating of cost of the company “. We will remind that in March of this year the American exchange operator offered for LSE 4,2 mlrd dollars, however by November it has been raised to 5,1 mlrd dollars
we Will notice that the day before the deputy minister of the finance of Great Britain Ed Bollz has declared that the British Ministry of Finance not begins to block purchase of the London stock exchange by the foreign capital. As he said, any of the companies of the world financial centre - the London City - does not possess immunity concerning acquisition by the foreign companies.
the London stock exchange based in 1773ã., is one of leading world stock exchanges. She offers services in attraction of the capital and trade in securities. Here it is placed over 3 thousand companies, the general which market capitalisation makes 4,1 trln pounds sterling. The stock exchange wins first place as in Europe, and all over the world on trade in securities of the international emitters and liquidity. Such companies, as General Electric, Boeing, Danone, General Motors and Nestle Here bargain.
the Second-large exchange operator of USA Nasdaq specialising on trade by actions of the hi-tech companies, works with 1971ã. Capitalisation of the companies having listing at a stock exchange, makes 3,6 trln dollars
In October of this year also was informed on possible merge Nasdaq and Japanese stock exchange Jasdaq Securities Exchange that should allow to Japanese investors to trade in actions of the international companies addressing in stock market of the USA. Besides, stock exchanges consider possibility of the beginning of placing of actions of the Asian companies - startups on Nasdaq and possibility of trade in actions American indeksirovannyh investment companies in Japan.