4:00 PM Frankfurt Auriga sells Cheminova unit to FMC Corp for 10.5 billion kronor. Electrolux agreed to acquire GEs appliances business for $3 billion. L''Oreal to buys Brazil based hair care company for 140 million. Ryanair ordered 200 Boeing''s 737 MAX 200.
In London trading, FTSE 100 index slipped 0.5% or 35.59 to 6,819.51 and in Frankfurt the DAX index was flat at 9,746.77.
In Paris, CAC 40 index slid 0.2% or 11.38 to 4,475.11.
Auriga Industries A/S
gained 1.3% to 309 kronor after the Denmark-based crop protection products maker agreed to sell its Cheminova unit to the U.S.-based chemicals firm FMC Corporation for 10.5 billion kronor or $1.8 billion.
climbed 4.6% to 196.20 kronor after the Sweden-based home appliances maker agreed to acquire appliances business of General Electric Co for about for $3.3 billion in cash.
The acquisition is expected to close during 2015.
slipped 1.1% to 127.10 after the France-based cosmetic products maker agreed to acquire Brazil-based Niely Cosmeticos Group, a private hair coloration and hair care company for undisclosed amount.
L''Oreal said net revenue in fiscal 2013 was 405 million Brazilian Reals or 140 million from a year ago.
Latvijas Gaze AS
dropped 1.1% to 9.20 after the Latvia-based energy suppler received acquisition offer from Germany-based E.ON for about175 million or $226.6 million.
Ryanair Holdings Plc
fell 0.8% to 7.49 after the Ireland-based discount carrier agreed to purchase as much as 200 new Boeing''s 737 MAX 200 jetliner valued at $22 billion at list prices.