UPDATE 3-EU court says Dutch KPN, TNT golden shares illegal

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(Adds European Commission reaction) By Huw Jones BRUSSELS, Sept 28 (Reuters) - The Dutch state broke European Union rules by holding "golden shares" in telecoms group KPN NV and mail and delivery firm TNT NV , the top EU court said on Thursday, sparking bid speculation around TNT. The ruling hands Brussels more ammunition in its crackdown on restrictive shareholdings that EU member states could use to shield companies from foreign takeovers. "The court finds that the special shares ...

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