TITLE

Houghton Mifflin Bought Out; Trade Division Future Unknown

PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;12/4/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 47, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports plans of a buyout of Houghton Mifflin Co., an educational publishing based in Boston, Massachusetts, by Riverdeep Interactive Learning Ltd., based in Dublin, Ireland. The deal will combine Riverdeep Holdings Ltd. with Houghton Mifflin to create Houghton Mifflin Riverdeep Group. The deal, worth $3.5 billion, will merge the strengths of Mifflin's print educational publishing with Riverdeep's electronic courseware products.
ACCESSION #
23314865

 

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