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Toshiba in turmoil

Bain prepares buyout offer for Toshiba

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Toshiba's restructuring plan will move forward after a proposal to split the group into two failed. (Source photos by screenshot from Bain Capital website and Reuters) 

TOKYO -- U.S. private equity firm Bain Capital is preparing a bid to acquire Toshiba that would take the Japanese industrial group private, Nikkei has learned.

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