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May kicks off with a busy first week filled with earnings, monetary policy and a snapshot of the health of the economy.
Ant clinched the merger despite efforts by Euronet, which made two bids for the company a decade apart.
A top executive told Reuters that the company is confident of closing the acquisition of U.S. money-transfer firm MoneyGram International Inc.
The Kansas-based bidder's unsolicited $954.7 million bid for MoneyGram trumps an already agreed to $880 million offer from Ant.