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Volkswagen has confirmed an interest in the acquisition of the French car rental company Europcar.
At the moment, together with the financial investors Attestor and Pon Holdings, the company is considering a majority assumption of the French, as the DAX Group announced on Thursday in Wolfsburg. The considerations are at an early stage and there is no security that there will be something.
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A non-binding offer over 44 cents per share has rejected Europcar. That would have been a purchase price of around 2.2 billion euros. A possible acquisition could be attractive for VW, it was said from VW. It is one of several ways to support the company plans in terms of mobility.
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