Rejecting HKEX bid, London Stock Exchange lays out why Beijing's pressure on HK has backfired: "your relationship with the Hong Kong govt will complicate matters" when it comes to regulatory approval and "ongoing situation in Hong Kong adds to uncertainty"
London Stock Exchange flatly rejects Hong Kong's $39 billion takeover offer https://www.reuters.com/article/us-lse-m-a-hkexlse-idUSKCN1VY19O?utm_campaign=trueAnthem%3A+Trending+Content&utm_content=5d7b8e51aae53e00013aca96&utm_medium=trueAnthem&utm_source=twitter …
#click=https://t.co/yfpL1ohsnk" target="_blank">https://www.wsj.com/articles/hong-kong-stock-exchange-makes-36-56-billion-bid-for-london-stock-exchange-11568193034?redirect=amp#click=https://t.co/yfpL1ohsnk … Allowing China control over the London exchange would be the worst thing we could do. The UK needs to block this on national security grounds @BorisJohnson #China #HongKong
Hong Kong Stock Exchange offering to buy London Stock Exchange for $36.6 billion. Together, they would be worth more than $70 billion. HKEX already owns the London Metal Exchange. Once upon a time British took over Asian lands. Now Asians are taking over Britain in small steps!
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Hong Kong exchange tables shock £30bn bid for London Stock Exchange - Firm says it shows 'commitment to the UK' - Business Secretary pledges to 'look very carefully' at deal - Merger would ‘redefine global capital markets for decades to come’ LATEST:
The Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited has proposed a 31.6 billion pound ($39 billion) takeover of the London Stock Exchange, it said on Wednesday, just weeks after the London bourse announced a plan to merge with data company Refinitiv