Dell Taken Private in $24.4 Billion Buyout Deal

Feb. 5 (Bloomberg) -- Dell Inc., the world’s third-biggest maker of personal computers, is going private in a deal valued at $24.4 billion, undertaking the biggest leveraged buyout since the financial crisis. Chief Executive Officer and founder Michael Dell and Silver Lake Management LLC will pay $13.65 a share, the companies said today in a statement. Microsoft Corp. is contributing $2 billion. Betty Liu and Cristina Alesci report on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)

Oil Market Looks for OPEC Cuts to Drive Up Prices
38:17 - In today's "Futures in Focus," Joe Cusick of The Cusick Group and Bloomberg's Mark Barton examine the level of production cuts OPEC will need to implement to drive oil prices higher. They speak on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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