FRANKFURT, Nov 19 (Reuters) - German stock exchange operatorDeutsche Boerse will continue to shun largeacquisitions, its supervisory board chairman said on Tuesday.
"It's not on the agenda anywhere," Joachim Faber toldjournalists on the sidelines of the Euro Finance Week conferencein Frankfurt, when asked whether large takeovers were on thecards again for Deutsche Boerse.
The operator of the Frankfurt stock exchange last yearfailed to get regulatory approval for a planned merger with NYSEEuronext.
The Wall Street Journal earlier on Tuesday cited peoplefamiliar with the discussions as saying that Deutsche Boerse,London Stock Exchange Group as well as Nasdaq OMX Group were considering individual bids for Euronext.
Faber declined to comment on the report.
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