Euronext Said to Plot Ways to Block Deal Creating European Titan

  • LSE-Deutsche Boerse merger would hurt competition, firm argues
  • Exchange plans to lobby regulators, seek rival counterbid

Stock exchange operator Euronext NV is evaluating how to create roadblocks to a merger between its London- and Frankfurt-based competitors because of concern the deal would marginalize its own role in European trading, according to people familiar with the matter.

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