WK expands in Eastern Europe

H.R.L.; Milliot, Jim
July 1994
Publishers Weekly;7/4/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 27, p15
Trade Publication
Reports on the Netherlands' Wolters Kluwer (WK) group's acquisition of 70 percent of the founding family's shares of Austria's Bohmann Group. Company's specialization in technical books and professional journals in technology; Investments in publishing houses in Poland, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria; Significance of WK's entry into Austria.


Related Articles

  • Wolters Kluwer regroups to shift focus to central Europe. Caldwell, Tracey // Information World Review;Jul/Aug2004, Issue 204, p7 

    Reports on the divestiture of Dutch publisher and information services company Wolters Kluwer from Austrian publisher Bohmann as part of the move to focus its activities in Central Europe. Statement issued by Wolters Kluwer CEO Andre Rave on the decision of the company; Information on the...

  • Going Dutch. Feldman, G. // Publishers Weekly;6/21/1991, Vol. 238 Issue 27, p19 

    Reveals that Wolters Kluwer and Elsevier are quietly building PSP empires on both sides of the Atlantic. Professional publishing as the most international part of the entire publishing industry; Wolters Kluwer's progress; US overview; The spreading Elsevier tree; Pergamon purchase; Future...

  • Revenues up 21% at Wolters Kluwer.  // Publishers Weekly;3/30/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 13, p20 

    Reports that sales at Wolters Kluwer (WK) rose 21 percent in 1997. How sales growth was especially strong in Germany, France, the United Kingdom and the United States; WK's restructuring and after-tax charges.

  • Beltway Title launches program to assist lenders with new RESPA rule.  // Mortgage Banking;Mar2010, Vol. 70 Issue 6, p95 

    The article reports that Wolters Kluwer NV has created a new business unit called ARC Logics to provide solutions for complex audit, risk, and compliance challenges to mulitiple industries in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

  • CCH acquired by Dutch publisher. P.D. // Practical Accountant;Jan96, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p10 

    Reports on the acquisition of the legal and tax publisher CCH Inc. by the Dutch publishing giant Wolsters Kluwer NV. Assertion by both companies that the acquisition would not cause any major changes in CCH's operating philosophy or management structure; Claim by CCH that it will be in an even...

  • European Information Giants Merge. Cohn, Michael // Accounting Technology;Nov97, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p9 

    Reports on Reed Elsevier PLC's plan to acquire Dutch publisher Wolter Kluwer NV. Magnitude of the merger.

  • Reed Elsevier likely to hold on to IPC because of UK tax regulations. Griffiths, Anna // Campaign;10/17/97, Issue 42, p4 

    Reports on industry analysts' remarks concerning speculation that Reed Elsevier may sell its consumer magazine arm, IPC, in light of its pending merger with Wolters Kluwer. Analysts' claim that Reed Elsevier is not likely to sell IPC but will concentrate on consolidation its position as the...

  • Proposed Reed Elsevier/Wolters Kluwer Merger Abandoned.  // Information Today;Apr98, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p1 

    Announces that the proposed merger between Reed Elsevier and Wolters Kluwer has been abandoned after decisions made by the boards of Reed International plc, Elsevier NV, and Wolters Kluwer NV. Stategies which the companies will continue to pursue.

  • Reed Elsevier, Wolters Kluwer to Merge into Megapublisher. Poynder, Richard // Information Today;Nov97, Vol. 14 Issue 10, p1 

    Focuses on the proposed merger between publishing houses Reed Elsevier and rival Wolters Kluwer. Value and terms of merger; Benefits of merger to both companies; Number of persons who will be employed due to merger.


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics