FRANKFURT, Feb 29 (Reuters) - The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on Wednesday:
Deutsche Bank is talking exclusively to privately held U.S. institutional asset manager Guggenheim Partners on the sale of a big chunk of Deutsche’s asset management businesses, Germany’s biggest lender said on Tuesday.
Fraport and Lufthansa succeeded in a bid to prevent a walkout by air traffic controllers that would have brought Europe’s third busiest airport to a standstill on Wednesday morning. An separate injunction against the apron controllers’ strike will be heard at 0800 GMT on Wednesday.
The company has won U.S. antitrust approval to buy Liberty Dialysis Holdings Inc with conditions, the Federal Trade Commission said on Tuesday.
Oracle Corp and SAP AG will have a retrial on June 18, 2012 over allegations that an SAP subsidiary wrongfully downloaded millions of Oracle files, a U.S. judge ordered on Tuesday.
The builder, which is 53.4 percent owned by Spanish peer ACS , is reported a pre-tax loss of 127 million euros for 2011. Poll:
Dow Jones +0.2 pct, S&P 500 +0.3 pct, Nasdaq +0.7 pct at Tuesday’s close.
Nikkei +0.01 pct at Wednesday’s close.
January import prices due at 0700 GMT. Seen up 0.7 percent m/m, up 3.1 percent y/y.
January jobless figures due at 0855 GMT. Seen down 5,000 seasonally adjusted, unemployment rate seen at 6.7 percent.