Apollo Group Plans Larger International Role in $1 Billion Venture with Carlyle Group

October 2007
Educational Marketer;10/29/2007, Vol. 38 Issue 21, p1
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The article reports on the joint venture between Apollo Group Inc. and equity firm The Carlyle Group in the U.S. Apollo has committed an initial $801 million while The Carlyle has committed $199 million and will own a 19.9% share of the joint venture. Several personnel changes occurring in the company has been mentioned in the article. The new partnership is expected to target various investments including partnerships, minority investments and acquisitions.


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