Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

Среда, 14 мая 2014 0:01 MSK

(Adds Morgan Stanley, Coco-Cola, Lloyds; updates Valeant)

May 13 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday:

** Morgan Stanley said on Tuesday it plans to proceed with the sale of its global physical oil trading divisions to Russian state-run oil company Rosneft despite the ongoing crisis in Ukraine.

** Coca-Cola Co plans to raise its stake in Keurig Green Mountain Inc to 16 percent from 10 percent, which will make it the largest shareholder of the maker of the popular Keurig one-cup coffee brewer.

** The European Commission has approved plans by Lloyds Banking Group to list hundreds of branches renamed TSB on the London Stock Exchange, paving the way for a flotation before the end of June.