Bain Capital weighing bid to take Toshiba private -sources

Bain Capital weighing bid to take Toshiba private -sources

HONG KONG — Bain Capital is looking at formulating a bid to acquire Toshiba Corp, two people familiar with the matter said. The Japanese conglomerate on Tuesday dismissed a $20 billion buyout offer from CVC Capital Partners as lacking substance but said it would consider any credible offers. CVC had initially approached Bain about a…