...to buy back shares and pay dividends even if the deal doesn't come together.
The Silver Lake-led bidding group has lined up debt financing from at least four major banks and is negotiating a final price to pay Dell shareholders, people familiar with the matter have said.
Should the buyout talks collapse, Dell could still choose to borrow itself and embark on a large share repurchase, in what investors and analysts refer to as a "Plan B".
29 Jan 2013 - 20:42 - - Source: Newswires
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