12 Feb '11, 2am

#singnews Canadian minister concerned about TMX-LSE merger: TORONTO - A CANADIAN provincial finance m... #worldnews

TORONTO - A CANADIAN provincial finance minister expressed concern on Friday at the idea of a Middle Eastern state-owned company owning a significant stake in the proposed London Stock Exchange and Toronto Stock Exchange merger if the deal is approved. The London Stock Exchange Group PLC and TMX Group Inc, which operates the Toronto Stock Exchange, said earlier this week they will merge to create the world's biggest exchange for mining and energy stocks. The deal will be an all-share merger, with headquarters and listings in both the UK and Canada. LSE shareholders will hold 55 per cent of the new company and TMX will have 45 per cent. Borse Dubai, the state-owned company that operates Dubai's stock exchanges and holds a 20 per cent stake in the LSE, endorsed the TMX deal. If the deal is approved, one man stands to potentially be the biggest beneficiary of the merger. The ...

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