OneMain Financial seeks buyer: Dow Jones

OneMain Financial Holdings Inc is holding sales talks with other lenders and private equity firms, Dow Jones is reporting. Acquisition discussions for OneMain are at an advanced stage, the story said. The value of the bids was not known but OneMain has a $3.9 billion market value, Dow Jones said. OneMain makes car and other personal loans, mostly to people who have trouble borrowing elsewhere. Fortress Investment Group owns 55 percent of OneMain’s shares.