A consortium led by P-E firm Silver Lake and Microsoft (MSFT) is reportedly submitting a plan to...

|About: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)|By:, SA News Editor

A consortium led by P-E firm Silver Lake and Microsoft (MSFT) is reportedly submitting a plan to take up to a 20% stake in Yahoo (YHOO), and TPG Capital is also eyeing a minority stake. Yahoo's board is expected to meet this week, or possibly even today, to discuss options. (also: a partial LBO)