Sabre Holdings Corp.'s pending sale to Texas Pacific Group and Silver Lake Partners has gotten through an antitrust waiting period without any challenges.

Southlake-based Sabre, the owner of online travel Web site Travelocity.com, in December agreed to be bought by the equity firms for $32.75 a share in cash, or about $4.45 billion. Fort Worth-based Texas Pacific and Menlo Park, Calif.-based Silver Lake Partners also agreed to assume about $550 million in debt, making the deal worth about $5 billion, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing last month.

The deal, which is expected to close early in the second quarter, will take Sabre private, making the three largest reservation companies in the nation privately owned.

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