[Reuters] Private equity group eyeing bid to buy Yahoo: source

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[Reuters] Private equity group eyeing bid to buy Yahoo: source - 11/09/10 02:25 AM

HONG KONG (Reuters) - A group of private equity investors is trying to mount a bid to buy Yahoo Inc, approaching Jack Ma, founder of Alibaba Group, which is 40 percent held by Yahoo, to gauge his interest in taking part in the bid, a source close to the situation said.