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

November 2006
Educational Marketer;11/6/2006, Vol. 37 Issue 31, p1
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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.


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