IN BRIEF: Public offering for EADs planned

EADS shareholders – the French government, Sogepa, DaimlerChrysler, Lagardere and SEPI – have given the go ahead for an initial share placing. The initial public offering by the aerospace combine will take place this summer following EC approval.

EADS shareholders – the French government, Sogepa, DaimlerChrysler, Lagardere and SEPI – have given the go ahead for an initial share placing. The initial public offering by the aerospace combine will take place this summer following EC approval.