One condition of Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing 388, +0.33% £29.6 billion ($36.6 billion) bid for the London Stock Exchange LSE, +6.55% is the rejection of the LSE’s deal to acquire Refinitiv either be rejected by LSE shareholders or terminated. The LSE has a separate $27 billion deal to acquire Refinitiv, which is owned by Blackstone BX, -2.63% and Thomson Reuters TRI, -1.89%.