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Relative obscurity

21 May 2015 By Kevin Allison

The genealogy website went public in 2009, only to sell itself to a Permira-led private equity consortium three years later. Now it’s on the block again, according to Reuters. The company has been struggling to turn nostalgia into profit. A new owner may not fare any better.

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