Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1000 GMT on Tuesday

  
(Adds E2open, Transat and Synlab)

Oct 13 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday:

** U.S. supply chain management software firm E2open LLC is nearing a deal to go public through a merger with blank-check acquisition company CC Neuberger Principal Holdings I at a valuation of more than $2.5 billion, including debt, people familiar with the matter said.

** Shares in Canadian tour operator Transat A.T. Inc jumped as much as 30% after Air Canada's revised offer raised optimism the deal once shaken by the COVID-19 pandemic could be completed.

** German laboratory services group Synlab is pushing ahead with preparations for a planned stock market listing next year and has drafted banks to organise the deal, people close to the matter said.

** UniCredit Chief Executive Jean Pierre Mustier is looking to speed up plans to hive off the Italian bank's foreign assets as it prepares to appoint a new chairman in the spring, a person familiar with the matter said.

** Italian private equity firms VAM Investments and Fondo Italiano d'Investimento SGR said they acquired three Tuscan clothing companies to create a production hub which will supply large luxury groups.

** Dubai's Majid Al Futtaim (MAF), which develops shopping malls across the Middle East, is putting its district cooling unit up for sale, four sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

** Aimmune Therapeutics Inc shareholders have backed Nestle's $2 billion offer to gain full ownership of the first U.S.-approved peanut allergy treatment, which has struggled with a slow launch due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

** U.S. investor Capital Group has bought more shares in Germany's largest lender Deutsche bank taking its overall holdings to more than 7 percent, a regulatory filing showed.

(Compiled by Arunima Kumar and Vishwadha Chander in Bengaluru) ((Arunima.Kumar@thomsonreuters.com))

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