Bloomberg Law
April 20, 2022, 2:54 PM

Musk Holds Debt Talks in Quest for $43 Billion Twitter Bid (1)

Michelle F. Davis
Michelle F. Davis
Bloomberg News

Elon Musk has started reaching out to potential financing partners across Wall Street as he seeks to shore up funds for his $43 billion bid to buy Twitter Inc.

Musk and his advisers have held conversations about debt financing with several possible partners, according to a person familiar with the matter. The prospect of raising equity to back the offer hasn’t yet been discussed with other firms, said the person, who asked not to be identified as the detail are private.

While Musk is the world’s richest person with a fortune of about $261 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires ...