Blackstone May Make Dell Offer

Mar 20 2013 | 12:15am ET

The Blackstone Group is mulling a bid for Dell Inc. that could lead to a bidding war for the company.

The private-equity giant is among four groups that have looked at Dell's books as part of the computer-maker's go-shop period. Dell last month accepted a $24.4 billion leveraged buyout deal led by founder Michael Dell and private equity firm Silver Lake Partners.


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