Report: Dell $15 Billion Private Equity Buyout Near?

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Dell (NASDAQ: DELL) may be inching closer to a $15 billion mega buyout to take the company private, engineered by Silver Lake Management with big name lenders Credit Suisse, Royal Bank of Canada, Barclays and Bank of America involved, according to a report in Bloomberg News. Here’s the chatter for channel partners. The lending group is set to impart financial terms of a bridge loan to a small group of potential buyers, the report said. Should Dell pull off the deal, private ownership might enable executive management room to make different financial choices given the vendor’s strategic (IT news)