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MEDIA-Tata to complete 400 mln-pound Greybull steel deal next week -Sky News

-- Note: Reuters has not verified this story and does not vouch for its accuracy (Reporting by London newsroom)

Hedge fund TCI backs Deutsche Boerse-LSE merger -Der Spiegel

FRANKFURT, May 27 Activist hedge fund TCI backs plans for a merger of Deutsche Boerse and the London Stock Exchange, fund founder Chris Hohn told German magazine Der Spiegel, 11 years after winning a high-profile campaign to prevent a deal.

Global Market Data 27 May 2016

UPDATE 2-French insurer AXA sells last UK life and savings business

* AXA to book 400 mln euro loss on three UK sales this year (Adds Phoenix CEO comments, advisers, background)

Company Outlooks, 27 May 2016

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Britain plans steel pensions overhaul to ease sale of Tata assets

LONDON, May 26 Britain's government said on Thursday it had started discussions on overhauling the deficit-laden British Steel Pension Scheme, a major stumbling block for potential buyers of Tata Steel's UK assets.

Regulatory News 27 May 2016

UPDATE 1-AstraZeneca potassium drug delayed by manufacturing snag

LONDON, May 27 AstraZeneca said on Friday U.S. regulators would not approve its new drug for high potassium levels at present due to a manufacturing issue, dealing a blow to a product acquired when it bought ZS Pharma for $2.7 billion last year.

Regulatory News 27 May 2016

UPDATE 2-Anglo American's De Beers picks insider Cleaver as CEO

* Analysts say strong choice for central division (Adds background, quotes)

Regulatory News 27 May 2016

BRIEF-Ultra Electronics to sell global ID business

Has agreed to sell its global ID business, Ultra Electronics ID, to leading mid-market private equity firm LDC, for an initial cash consideration of £22m

Private Capital, 27 May 2016

AstraZeneca potassium drug delayed by manufacturing snag

LONDON, May 27 AstraZeneca said on Friday U.S. regulators would not approve its new drug for high potassium levels at present due to a manufacturing issue, dealing a blow to a product acquired when it bought ZS Pharma for $2.7 billion last year.

Regulatory News 27 May 2016

PRESS DIGEST- Financial Times - May 27

May 27 The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

Regulatory News 27 May 2016

CORRECTED-Lidl owner to invest 6.5 bln euros in 2016 - newspaper

BERLIN, May 26 The Schwarz group that owns German discount supermarket chain Lidl plans to invest 6.5 billion euros ($7.3 billion)in 2016, with part of that going to sprucing up its stores in its home market, a newspaper reported on Thursday.

Bonds, Regulatory News 26 May 2016

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