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Shareholders of London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LON:LSE) are set to vote on the proposed merger with Deutsche Boerse AG (ETR:DB1) in July, according to a joint statement from the companies made this morning.
LSEG and Deutsche Boerse note that they continue to make good progress with the preparation of the relevant documentation for their shareholders in relation to the recommended all-share merger. The publication of the Shareholder Documents requires approvals of the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) in Germany, the United Kingdom Listing Authority (UKLA), the board of LSEG and the management board of Deutsche Boerse. It is currently expected that the Shareholder Documents will be published in June.
The end of the acceptance period for the securities exchange offer to Deutsche Boerse shareholders will be in July.
You can view the official announcement by clicking here.