Dell in $25b buyout

US computer giant Dell has completed a deal to go private in a $US24.9 billion buyout led by founder Michael Dell. The transaction takes Dell shares off the market, after a bitter fight with dissident shareholders led by billionaire Carl Icahn, who claimed the plan undervalued the world's former No.1 computer maker.

US computer giant Dell has completed a deal to go private in a $US24.9 billion buyout led by founder Michael Dell. The transaction takes Dell shares off the market, after a bitter fight with dissident shareholders led by billionaire Carl Icahn, who claimed the plan undervalued the world's former No.1 computer maker.

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