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European stocks were little changed today amid increasing mergers and acquisitions activity.

20th June, 2014
In Dublin, the Iseq dropped 1.2%

European stocks were little changed today amid increasing mergers and acquisitions activity.

Shire Plc climbed to a record high after AbbVie said the drugmaker rejected an enhanced bid of about $46 billion.

Alstom advanced 1 per cent as Siemens and Mitsubishi raised the cash component of their offer for the company by €1.2 billion to €8.2 billion.

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