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Icahn says would contribute own money for Dell deal financing
May 10, 2013 / 3:56 PM / 5 years ago

Icahn says would contribute own money for Dell deal financing

NEW YORK, May 10 (Reuters) - Billionaire investor Carl Icahn said Friday that he would personally contribute a couple of billion dollars to finance a $5.2 billion bridge loan for his alternative to a $24.4 billion buyout deal led by founder Michael Dell.

“We talked to some investment bankers, and I personally would do a couple of billion if I had to,” Icahn told Reuters.

Icahn, along with Southeastern Asset Management, has made an alternative proposal to Michael Dell’s plans to take the computer maker private.

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