Apollo, Bain get extension on RPC takeover talks: Bloomberg

Apollo Global Management LLC and Bain Capital have until 5 pm on Nov. 5 to make a firm offer for U.K. packaging company RPC Group Plc, Bloomberg is reporting. RPC received an extension on takeover negotiations from the U.K.’s Panel on Takeovers and Mergers, the story said. RPC has a market value of 3.2 billion pounds ($4.2 billion).