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Berkshire's flop on Oncor puts another dent in Buffett's dealmaking reputation

The collapse of two high-profile pursuits in such a short time frame is a rarity for Mr Buffett.

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THIS year is not shaping up to be the stuff of Warren Buffett dealmaking legend. His US$9 billion bid to acquire Oncor Electric Delivery Co started to unravel last week after Paul Singer's Elliott Management Corp outmanoeuvred the Oracle of Omaha...

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