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Ryanair’s shares plunged 12.5 per cent to €11.48. Photograph: Yves Herman/File Photo/Reuters

Ryanair’s profit warning sent aviation shares into a tailspin as European stocks rose generally on news of a US-Canada-Mexico trade pact. DUBLIN Rya(...)

The Linde/Praxair deal would put the merged entity ahead of French competitor Air Liquide in gas distribution. Photographer: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg

German industrial gases group Linde and US rival Praxair secured conditional EU antitrust approval on Monday for their $82 billion merger but still ha(...)

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photograph: Christopher Lee/Bloomberg

European shares dipped as HSBC disappointed investors and German gas group Linde’s proposed $87 billion tie-in with Praxair hit regulatory hurdles. (...)

Reuters reported last month that the European Commission was set to give its blessing to the Linde-Praxair tie-up

Shares in Linde plunged more than 8 per cent on Monday after the industrial gases group’s planned $87 billion (€75.2bn) merger with Praxair was put in(...)

A gas drilling rig in operation. The US Federal Trade Commission indicated it wants Germany’s Linde and Praxair to sell more assets before it approves their merger. Photograph: Reuters

A $42 billion (€36.3 billion) merger to create what would become the world’s largest gas producer is facing an unexpected hurdle from the US antitrust(...)

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.  Photograph: Bloomberg

European shares rose on Friday as investors maintained strong flows into the region but top regional benchmarks came off earlier highs after disappoin(...)

Banco Popular rose 4 per cent early Friday morning, recovering some ground after Thursday’s sharp sell-off on jitters around the bank’s liquidation. (Photograph: Reuters)

Britain’s FTSE hit a fresh record high on Friday, surfing on a wave of positive economic data lifting stocks across Europe, with cyclicals leading the(...)

The German and US rivals had said they planned to put the headquarters of their new holding company in a European country outside Germany. Photograph: iStock

The new company formed from the planned $70 billion merger of German industrial gases giant Linde and US peer Praxair will likely be based in the Repu(...)

Dublin could be the base for the parent  of a €60 billion merger between US and German gas companies Praxair and Linde. Photograph: Getty

German industrial gas giant Linde and US rival Praxair, which are on the cusp of merging to create a group with a combined €60 billion market value, a(...)

The volume of global mergers and acquisitions was $3.6 trillion in 2016, a 17 per cent drop from last year’s record $4.37 trillion but enough to make the year the second-highest for deal-making since 2007

A final flurry of large takeovers during the last months of 2016 lifted global deal-making to its second-highest annual level since the financial cris(...)

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