DealZone

Factbox: Largest Q1 mergers worldwide

By Reuters Staff
March 26, 2010

The list below ranks the largest deal of the first quarter, according to Thomson Reuters.

BUYER TARGET DEAL VALUE
1. Prudential Plc AIA Group Ltd $35.5 billion
2. Simon Property Group General Growth $30.0 billion
3. American Movil Carso Global Telecom $27.4 billion
4. MetLife Inc American Life Insurance $15.5 billion
5. Coca-Cola Co Coca-Cola Enterprises N.A. $13.4 billion
6. Schlumberger Ltd Smith International Inc $12.2 billion
7. Williams Partners Williams Cos Inc-Gas $11.8 billion
8. Bharti Airtel Ltd Zain Africa BV $10.7 billion
9. Novartis AG Alcon Inc $10.6 billion
10. FirstEnergy Corp Allegheny Energy Inc $8.9 billion

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