Swiss Billionaire Said To End Bid For Tribune Publishing

Hansjörg Wyss was part of a serious offer for the major newspaper chain that could have prevented it from being sold to the hedge fund Alden Global Capital.

Top Bidder For Tribune Newspapers Is An Influential Liberal Donor

Swiss Billionaire Joins Bidding For Tribune Publishing

The philanthropist Hansjörg Wyss has teamed with the Maryland hotel executive Stewart Bainum in a bid to upend Alden Global Capital’s plan to acquire the newspaper chain.