Oct 23, 2011

Google Mulls Bid for Yahoo
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Written by : Tom George| 0 | Business

Via Scoop.itinternetbillboards

Google Inc. has talked to at least two private equity firms about potentially helping them finance a deal to buy Yahoo Inc.’s core business, according to a person familiar with the matter.   Microsoft Firming Up Plan to Bankroll Possible Yahoo Deal   Google and prospective partners have held early-stage discussions but haven’t put together a formal proposal and Google may end up not pursuing a bid, this person said. It’s unclear which private equity firms Google has talked to. As Microsoft and other companies consider buying search engine and media company Yahoo, questions arise over how much the company is worth, MarketWatch’s Dan Gallagher reports on Markets Any deal tying two of the biggest Internet companies would be sure to attract antitrust scrutiny.
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