THL Partners is rumored to be interested in buying Yahoo's (YHOO) U.S. operations, a break from...

|By:, SA News Editor

THL Partners is rumored to be interested in buying Yahoo's (YHOO) U.S. operations, a break from other bidders who are looking at either a minority stake or a collaboration with Yahoo's Asian partners. Sources say THL would aim for a leveraged buyout of Yahoo's U.S. ops, which could be worth $5B-6B. (previously)