Today's Transactions: Pearson Purchases GlobalEnglish

May 2012
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;5/28/2012, p24
The article reports on the acquisition of GlobalEnglish, a provider of online tutorials to enhance English proficiency among businesses, by Pearson plc for 90 million dollars.


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