Private equity club deals dominate the top LBOs in history despite being a washout for most investors. Now, PE firms are reportedly considering a $25 billion club deal to buy computer maker Dell Inc. See where a Dell buyout might rank in the 10 largest private equity deals in history.
10. Kinder Morgan Inc.
Total Buyout Value: $21.56 billion
Acquirers: GS Capital Partners LP, AIG Global Asset Management Holdings Corp., Riverstone Holdings, and Carlyle Group Inc.