TITLE

Riverdeep, Houghton Mifflin and Thomson Stir More M&A Activity Than Has Been Seen Since 2001

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Educational Marketer;11/6/2006, Vol. 37 Issue 31, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports development of merger and acquisition activity in the educational publishing industry. Thomson Learning Corp. and Houghton Mifflin Co. have the potential to account for the acquisition amounting to $10 billion in 2006. Also, a Riverdeep Inc. and Houghton agreed to create a new firm which would acquire Houghton from its private equity owners for $3.33 billion in cash and buyout Riverdeep.
ACCESSION #
23070810

 

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