Hong Kong in surprise US$36.6 billion bid for London Stock Exchange
  • HKEX made an indicative offer to pay £83.61 per LSE share in cash and stock for the London bourse operator, valuing it at £29.6 billion
  • The takeover would be the HKEX’s second overseas acquisition by after its 2012 purchase of the London Metal Exchange
12 Sep 2019 - 2:44PM