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Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

(Adds MasMovil, EQT, updates Traton, Euronext)

Sept 10 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Thursday:

** Owners of more than half the stock of MasMovil have accepted a bid by a trio of private equity funds, meeting a key criterion to allow them to go ahead and take the Spanish telecoms firm private, a bourse filing showed.

** Buyout firm EQT is readying a sale of German energy services firm Getec as it seeks to benefit from high valuations for energy infrastructure assets, people familiar with the matter said.

** Volkswagen’s trucks arm Traton hiked its buyout offer for U.S. peer Navistar by more than a fifth to $43 per share.

** French stock exchange operator Euronext has made Rome a key ally in its bid plan to take over Borsa Italiana, granting Italian state lender CDP significant influence in the combined business, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

** ByteDance is likely to miss the deadline imposed by the Trump administration for the sale of TikTok’s U.S. assets as new Chinese regulations have complicated deal talks with bidders Microsoft Corp and Oracle Corp, Bloomberg reported.

** Houston-based private equity fund Pelican Energy Partners LP said on Thursday it plans to buy Baker Hughes Co’s surface pressure control (SPC) flow business.

** India’s Reliance Industries Ltd has approached investors in its digital business about potentially buying stakes in its retail arm, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter said.

** French waste and water management group Suez reiterated its opposition to Veolia’s offer for Engie’s stake in the company, and said it was looking at alternatives.

** Swedish global investment company EQT AB has agreed to acquire Idealista, the leading online real estate classified ads platform in southern Europe, for 1.3 billion euros ($1.54 billion), the company said.

** Chinese firms Joyoung and Gree Electric are among those eyeing the domestic appliances business of Dutch conglomerate Philips in a deal worth up to 3 billion euros ($3.6 billion), people with knowledge of the matter said.

** BP entered the offshore wind market with a $1.1 billion deal to buy 50% stakes in two U.S. developments from Norway’s Equinor, a significant step by the oil firm towards its energy transition goals.

** Brazilian food retailer GPA is considering spinning off its Assai wholesale unit via an initial public offering, it said in a securities filing on Wednesday.

** Biosev SA, a Brazilian sugar and ethanol firm controlled by commodities trader Louis Dreyfus, is in preliminary talks regarding a potential tie-up with Raizen, it said in a securities filing on Wednesday.

** U.S. railroad operator Kansas City Southern has rejected a $20 billion takeover offer from an investor group, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter. (Compiled by Niket Nishant and Shradha Singh in Bengaluru)

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