MUNICH German lighting group Osram said on Thursday that talks with Bain and Carlyle were continuing, after a report said the private equity groups could bid 35 euros per share for the company.
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FRANKFURT, Feb 13 Bain Capital and
Carlyle Group are considering a joint offer for Osram
, the German lighting group which has been the subject
of bid speculation said on Wednesday.
FRANKFURT Private equity firms Bain Capital and Carlyle Group are weighing a joint bid for Germany's Osram Licht, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday.