May 9 (Reuters) - Thales Sa
* French defence electronics group Thales said it ended exclusive negotiations on sale of revenue collection, road tolling and car park management systems business with private-equity firm Latour Capital
* “Latour Capital has concluded that this business is not aligned closely enough with its investment priorities”, Thales said in a statement on Tuesday
* Thales will continue weighing “various options” for the business, it said.
* Thales’ ticketing business employs 850 people and generated 190 mln euros of revenue in 2016, up 20 percent from a year earlier. Further company coverage: (Reporting by Mathieu Rosemain)