Aveva investor plans to reject Schneider takeover offer – FT

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“It’s an opportunistic bid taking advantage of share price weakness in recent months”, the FT report quoted Peter Lampert, a portfolio manager at Mawer, as saying.

French industrial group Schneider Electric said on Wednesday that it will pursue a full takeover of British software company Aveva, offering 31 pounds per share.

($1 = 0.8911 pounds)