* Under terms of transaction, each premier farnell shareholder will be entitled to receive: for each premier farnell share: 185 pence in cash
* Statement regarding withdrawal of board recommendation of offer from Datwyler Technical Components UK Limited
MILAN, July 28 A merger between Telecom Italia and broadcaster Mediaset is "absolutely not on the agenda", the Italian phone group's Chief Executive Flavio Cattaneo told Il Sole 24 Ore in an interview published on Thursday.
* Offer of £1.85per share represents equity value of about £691 million,12.1% premium over previous offer of £1.65per share by Datwyler Technical Components UK
ZURICH, July 28 The Swiss blue-chip SMI was seen opening 0.1 percent firmer at 8227 points on Thursday, according to premarket indications by bank Julius Baer .
* Credit Suisse CEO Thiam says in short term no immediate impact from Brexit - Bloomberg TV
* CFO says would expect to see further progress in leverage ratio later this year -media call
ZURICH, July 28 Credit Suisse posted a surprise second-quarter net profit, confounding analyst expectations for a third consecutive quarterly loss in a major boost to Chief Executive Tidjane Thiam's efforts to restructure Switzerland's second-biggest bank.
ZURICH, July 28 Swiss chemical maker Clariant's first-half net income fell about 10 percent, it said on Thursday, missing analyst forecasts as it faced higher restructuring costs.
* Half-Year EBIT up at 18.0 million Swiss francs ($18.26 million) from 14.7 million francs in 2015