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Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

June 24 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 0930 GMT on Friday:

** Barclays (JJCTF) has struck a deal worth around 2.3 billion pounds ($2.8 billion) to buy specialist lender Kensington Mortgage Company, extending its reach in Britain's housing market.

** Carmaker Stellantis will invest 50 million euros ($52 million) to buy a 8% stake in miner Vulcan Energy Resources (VULNF), becoming its second-largest shareholder and extending to 10 years a supply agreement for climate-friendly lithium.

** Brazilian oil company Petrobras' management approved on Thursday the sale of its entire stake in the Golfinho and Camarupim deepwater oil fields for up to $75 million to Norway's BW Energy Ltd. (BWEFF)

** Software company Zendesk Inc (ZEN), which has a market value of over $7 billion, is close to a deal with a group of buyout firms that includes Hellman & Friedman LLC and Permira, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

** Canada's competition bureau is expected to ask Rogers Communications Inc (RCIAF) to sell Shaw Communications Inc's (SJRWF) cellular business to overcome antitrust concerns presented by Rogers' C$20 billion ($15.4 billion) acquisition of Shaw, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Thursday. (Compiled by Rajarshi Roy and Ruhi Soni in Bengaluru)

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