Michael Dell to seek majority control in buyout bid

By Shawn Knight
Jan 31, 2013
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  1. A little over two weeks ago rumors surfaced that Dell was interested in going private. At the time we were hearing that private-equity firm Silver Lake Partners was heavily involved in the negotiations alongside company founder Michael Dell.

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  2. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 5,911   +1,704

    Only $11billion at his disposal? Shame, he's really struggling.
  3. Ranger12

    Ranger12 TS Guru Posts: 620   +118

    Way more than he needs. I say we seize it all and pay off .067 percent of our national debt instead of letting him reinvest it.
  4. misor

    misor TS Evangelist Posts: 1,130   +188

    Dell, here's my one cent cash investment...and one cent statement. :)

    anyway, when microsoft pumped cash into the then struggling apple company, did ms had a say in apple operations?
  5. Tekkaraiden

    Tekkaraiden TS Evangelist Posts: 972   +83

    No but Internet Explorer and Office found there way onto OSX shortly after. Besides it was an deal between Gates and Jobs.
    misor likes this.

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