Warburg Pincus seeks $12 billion private equity fund

Private equity firm Warburg Pincus LLC has told investors it will seek to raise a new $12 billion global fund, just two years after amassing a $11.2 billion fund, according to people familiar with the matter.

Michael Dell hikes offer to shareholders to protect deal

Dell Inc founder Michael Dell and private equity major Silver Lake Partners Wednesday raised their share buyback offer by 10 cents to USD 13.75 apiece to take the company private.

Silver Lake close to $15 bn financing for Dell buyout

Private equity group Silver Lake Partners who is the frontrunner for buyout of Dell Inc is close to arranging about USD 15 billion in financing for the deal.