Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group PLC (JLT.L)
Sept 18 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday:
MILAN/LONDON Britain's top share index barely budged on Tuesday as investors took in their stride an escalation in the U.S.-China trade war., and losses among tobacco stocks were balanced by gains in miners and oil companies.
Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc has agreed to buy Jardine Lloyd Thompson for about 4.3 billion pounds ($5.7 billion) as the U.S. financial services group looks to boost its speciality risk broking and global reinsurance business.
Sept 18 U.S. financial services group Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc has agreed to buy Jardine Lloyd Thompson in an all-cash deal that values the UK insurance and reinsurance broker at about 4.3 billion pounds ($5.7 billion), the companies said on Tuesday.
* JLT SPECIALTY USA ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF VIPUL KUMAR AS VICE PRESIDENT Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
* GOOD PERFORMANCES SEEN IN GLOBAL REINSURANCE SEEN IN 2017 IN EUROPE AND NORTH AMERICA HAVE CONTINUED INTO 2018
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