TOKYO, Oct 26 (Reuters) - Japanese financial services group
Orix Corp is likely to sell software business Yayoi Co
for more than 200 billion yen ($1.75 billion), Bloomberg
reported on Tuesday.
Bain Capital, KKR and Blackstone Inc are
among the bidders, it said, adding that the second round of
bidding will take place as early as late November.
Orix is aiming to complete the sale by the March end of this
financial year, according to the report.
Orix and Bain were not immediately available to comment.
Blackstone and KKR declined to comment.
Orix bought Yayoi for over 80 billion yen in 2014.
($1 = 114 yen)
(Reporting by Chang-Ran Kim and Makiko Yamazaki; editing by