Halliburton Faces Long EU Probe on Missing Early Offer Slot

  • EU will open in-depth review into Baker Hughes deal by Jan. 12
  • Companies had until midnight Tuesday to give remedies to EU

Halliburton Co. passed on a chance to offer early concessions to European Union regulators, meaning it will probably face a protracted antitrust review of its plan to buy oil services rival Baker Hughes Inc. for $26 billion.

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