[Reuters] Dell to go private in landmark $24.4 billion deal

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[Reuters] Dell to go private in landmark $24.4 billion deal - 02/05/13 07:49 PM

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Michael Dell struck a deal to take Dell Inc private for $24.4 billion in the biggest leveraged buyout since the financial crisis, partnering with the Silver Lake private equity firm and Microsoft Corp to try to turn around the struggling computer company without Wall Street scrutiny.