Table: A Variety of Vultures

1. BARON VULTURES

Douglas Teitelbaum is among those (including Philip Anschutz and Thomas Hicks) looking to build new empires with their buys

2.

FAST-BUCK VULTURES

Howard Marks aims for a big payoff as quickly as possible. Other fast-buck players include Martin Sass and David Matlin

3.

LAST-HOPE VULTURES

Daniel Dienst of CIBC World Markets negotiates for burned bondholders, including Scudder High Yield Fund

4.

THE HIRED GUNS

Advisers to traumatized execs, such as Terry Savage and Barry Ridings of Lazard Freres and Bettina Whyte of Jay Alix, are in huge demand

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