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Monday, February 4, 2013

Warren Buffet bid for NYSE Euronext

Warren Buffet made a bid to acquire New York Stock Exchange operator NYSE Euronext last November, but his offer was less than one already on the table from ICE Inc

Had Berkshire done the deal, it would have been somewhat small by Buffett's standards. He spent much of 2012 trying to do deals in the $20 billion range, and even said at one point that he might have to look at doing a $30 billion deal this year.