Wiley To Expand Its STM Roster In $1.08B Acquisition of Blackwell

December 2006
Educational Marketer;12/4/2006, Vol. 37 Issue 34, p7
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The article reports on the acquisition of Blackwell Publishing Inc. by John Wiley & Sons Inc. in the U.S. The deal is anticipated to close in early 2007 with a value of $1.08 billion. The merger will increase Wiley's journal output of 1250 per year. Wiley will buy the shares of Blackwell through debt and cash as part of their terms of agreement.


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