Reuters – Dell Confirms Buyout Offers

Dell Inc. confirmed it had received alternative buyout offers from Blackstone Group LP and Carl Icahn, following a $24.4 billion agreement last month to be taken private by its founder and private equity firm Silver Lake. The company said its special committee has determined that “both proposals could reasonably be expected to result in superior proposals.”

(Reuters) – Dell Inc confirmed it had received alternative buyout offers from Blackstone Group LP and Carl Icahn, following a $24.4 billion agreement last month to be taken private by its founder and private equity firm Silver Lake.

The company said its special committee has determined that “both proposals could reasonably be expected to result in superior proposals.”