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Merck KGaA completes acquisition of Versum Materials

BERLIN, Oct 7 (Reuters) - Germany's Merck KGaA said on Monday it had completed its acquisition of Versum Materials , adding that it expected Versum to contribute around 270 million euros ($296.76 million) to group revenues by the end of the year.

In April, Merck sealed a $6.5 billion takeover deal with Versum after overturning a deal it had agreed with rival bidder Entegris. ($1 = 0.9098 euros) (Reporting by Riham Alkousaa Editing by Michelle Martin)