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Hold the front page

8 December 2008 By Lauren Silva

Not only is it the first megabuyout to unravel. The newspaper company’s $12bn deal backed by Sam Zell went bellyup quickly too.The tricky structure means employees probably have more to lose than Zell. It highlights the excesses of the buyout boom.

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