'Marketplace' Report: Impact of Private Equity Firms An expert discusses the impact private equity firms can have on companies, as Cerberus moves to buy an 80 percent stake in automaker DaimlerChrysler's Chrysler Group.
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'Marketplace' Report: Impact of Private Equity Firms

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'Marketplace' Report: Impact of Private Equity Firms

'Marketplace' Report: Impact of Private Equity Firms

'Marketplace' Report: Impact of Private Equity Firms

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Private equity firm Cerberus is buying an 80 percent stake in automaker DaimlerChrysler's Chrysler Group.

Bob Moon of Marketplace talks to Alex Chadwick about recent, bold activity by private equity firms, and the short- and long-term impact it can have on companies like Chrysler.

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