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closed 7/19/2007 via BusinessWire

Citigroup Inc., Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., S.A.C. Capital Management LLC., acquired Laureate Education

synopsis: L Curve Sub Inc. and M Curve Sub Inc., vehicles controlled by an investor group led by Douglas L. Becker, the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Laureate Education, Inc., announced today the completion of their tender offer to purchase all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Laureate Education, Inc.
buyer: Citigroup Inc. (C:$63,902.00)
buyer: S.A.C. Capital Management LLC.
buyer: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR:$5,683.13)
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. is an investment firm that makes a wide variety of private equity investments on behalf of itself and its investors. KKR has completed more than 100 transactions involving over $100 billion of total financing. KKR has offices in New York, Menlo Park and London. "
target: Laureate Education (LAUR:$4,379.82)
Laureate Education, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides higher education programs and services to students through a network of campus-based and online universities, and higher education institutions primarily in the Americas, Europe, and Asia.
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$3,798
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$1,194
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$216
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announced 11/22/2010 via Company Press Release

Pearson Education, will acquire CTI Education Group

synopsis: Pearson, the world’s leading learning company, has agreed to acquire a 75% stake in CTI Education Group of South Africa for £31 million in cash, establishing a partnership with CTI to expand its activities and reach more students in southern Africa.
buyer parent: Pearson plc
buyer: Pearson Education
Pearson, the global leader in education services, education technology and school solutions, provides innovative print and digital education materials for preK through college, student information systems and learning management systems and teacher professional development. "
target: CTI Education Group
CTI is one of South Africa’s leading private higher education institutions with more than 9,000 students on 12 campuses, awarding degrees and diplomas to a growing market of full-time and part-time students in such subjects as business, information technology, law, psychology and counselling.
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closed 9/23/2008 via Company Press Release

Anova Capital Management, Caltius Equity Partners, acquired Platt College Los Angeles

synopsis: Caltius Equity Partners, along with Anova Capital Management LLC, has sponsored the acquisition of Platt College Los Angeles, an accredited, post-secondary school.
buyer: Caltius Equity Partners
buyer: Anova Capital Management
Based in Los Angeles, Caltius Equity Partners has been making control and substantial minority equity investments in amounts of $5 million to $20 million. Caltius Equity Partners invests in the consumer and business services, education, healthcare services, and light manufacturing industries. "
target: Platt College Los Angeles
Founded in 1985, Platt is an accredited, post-secondary school with locations in Alhambra, CA and Ontario, CA. The school focuses on allied health, media & graphic arts, and paralegal studies.
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announced 5/8/2008 via Yahoo, Inc.

Doosan Corp., will acquire Chung Ang University

synopsis: Doosan Group, one of South Korea's family-run industrial conglomerates, has signed a memorandum of understanding to acquire a major private university in southern Seoul, according to the two sides on Thursday.
buyer: Doosan Corp. (KOSE:A000150:$16,202.58)
Doosan Corporation engages in the manufacture of sale of foods, beverages, and electronic products in Korea. Its product offerings include food, clothing, publication/multimedia, automobile, electronics and materials, and base materials for food, machine, packaging, and liquor products. "
target: Chung Ang University
Chung-Ang University is a major South Korean private university and has over 25,000 students.
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closed 4/14/2008 via BNC Analysis

Kroton Educacional S.A., acquired Sociedade Unificada de ensino Superior e Cultura

synopsis: Editora e Distribuidora Educacional Ltda. completed the acquisition of Sociedade Unificada de ensino Superior e Cultura on April 14, 2008.
buyer: Kroton Educacional S.A. (KROT3:$1,443.80)
Kroton Educacional S.A. operates as a private educational organization in Brazil. It engages in the management of preschool, elementary, secondary, adult high school, college preparatory school, free courses, and other related educational activities. "
target: Sociedade Unificada de ensino Superior e Cultura
Sociedade Unificada de ensino Superior e Cultura is an educational institution in Brazil.
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announced 2/12/2008 via Company Press Release

ChinaCast Education Corporation, will purchase Foreign Trade & Business College from Chongqing Normal University

synopsis: ChinaCast Education Corporation, one of the leading e-learning and training services providers in China, is pleased to announce the signing of a definitive agreement for the acquisition of an 80% controlling interest in the Foreign Trade & Business College of Chongqing Normal University for a cash consideration of RMB 480 million.
buyer parent: Great Wall Acquisition Corporation
buyer: ChinaCast Education Corporation (CAST:$346.55)
ChinaCast is one of the leading providers of e-learning services and content to address the needs of K-12 schools, universities, government agencies and corporate enterprises in the PRC. ChinaCast is headquartered in Beijing, China. "
seller: Chongqing Normal University
Chongqing Normal University is one of the first higher teachers colleges after the founding of P. R. China. CNU is the first group of institutions entitled to confer bachelor’s degree and the third group to confer master’s degree approved by the State Degree Committee of China.
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closed 1/28/2008 via BNC Analysis

Kroton Educacional S.A., acquired Nova Associacao Brasileira de Educacao e Cultura Ltda.

synopsis: Editora e Distribuidora Educacional Ltda. completed the acquisition of 75% stake in Nova Associacao Brasileira de Educacao e Cultura Ltda.
buyer: Kroton Educacional S.A. (KROT3:$1,443.80)
Kroton Educacional S.A. operates as a private educational organization in Brazil. It engages in the management of preschool, elementary, secondary, adult high school, college preparatory school, free courses, and other related educational activities. "
target: Nova Associacao Brasileira de Educacao e Cultura Ltda.
Nova Associacao Brasileira de Educacao e Cultura Ltda. is a campus that offers educational services to students.
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closed 1/18/2008 via BNC Analysis

Kroton Educacional S.A., acquired FIPAG

synopsis: Editora e Distribuidora Educacional Ltda. completed the acquisition of FIPAG on January 18, 2008.
buyer: Kroton Educacional S.A. (KROT3:$1,443.80)
Kroton Educacional S.A. operates as a private educational organization in Brazil. It engages in the management of preschool, elementary, secondary, adult high school, college preparatory school, free courses, and other related educational activities. "
target: FIPAG
FIPAG offers six different graduate courses for students and operates as a college.
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closed 11/1/2007 via Company Press Release

Summit Partners, acquired Touro University International

synopsis: Summit Partners today announced it has acquired Touro University International, a provider of online postsecondary education, from Touro College. The new university has been renamed TUI University and is operating as an independent entity as of November 1, 2007.
buyer: Summit Partners
Summit Partners is a private equity and venture capital firm. Summit has provided growth equity, recapitalization, and management buyout financing to more than 285 companies, which have completed more than 120 public offerings and in excess of 105 strategic mergers and acquisitions. "
target parent: TUI University
target: Touro University International
Touro University International is a leading online postsecondary university. Its technology-enabled online learning model and solutions provide a convenient, cost-effective, and high-quality education to students. Students are able to complete all degree requirements in their home countries.
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closed 1/1/2008 via

Wiltshire College, acquired Salisbury College

synopsis: Wiltshire College was formed in 2000 and is now, following the merger with Salisbury College in January 2008, the main provider of further and higher education in Wiltshire, with an excellent reputation for quality provision, innovation and student care.
buyer: Wiltshire College
Wiltshire College Salisbury offers a unique blend of education and training to individual students and businesses throughout south Wiltshire and beyond. Whilst many of our students study full time at the College, an even greater number study with us part-time in their schools. "
target: Salisbury College
Salisbury College is one of two colleges in Salisbury, Wiltshire.
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closed 5/1/2007 via Company Press Release

Amadeus Education Holdings Pty Ltd., acquired APM Training Institute Pty Ltd.

synopsis: Think: Education Group announced its acquisition of the APM Training Institute. Sydney-based APM is a leading specialist provider of marketing, public relations and event management education. Founded in 1987, APM has experienced significant growth through the provision of accredited courses approved by key industry bodies.
buyer: Amadeus Education Holdings Pty Ltd.
Think: Education Group provides over 80 industry-leading qualifications to more than 3,500 students across three campuses in Sydney. Approximately half of our students are Australian with our international students coming from over 40 countries. "
target: APM Training Institute Pty Ltd.
For close to 20 years, APM has been helping people start and progress their careers. APM provides a realistic link between the worlds of learning and business. Students can determine their own learning experience by participating in as much or a little of the activities APM offers.
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closed 1/1/2007 via BNC Analysis

University Of Canterbury, acquired Christchurch College of Education

synopsis: University of Canterbury has acquired Christchurch College of Education.
buyer: University Of Canterbury
The University of Canterbury is located in Christchurch, the largest city in New Zealand's South Island. The university offers: World-class research. Inspirational teaching. A vibrant campus environment. A great student lifestyle with students from around the world. "
target: Christchurch College of Education
Christchurch College of Education is an institute of higher learning in New Zealand.
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closed 12/16/2004 via BusinessWire

Laureate Education, acquired Universidad Europea De Madrid

synopsis: Laureate Education, Inc., today announced the acquisition of the remaining interest in Universidad Europea de Madrid ("UEM"). Laureate Education acquired the remaining 22.3% of UEM from the minority shareholders in exchange for $29 million Euros ($38.5 million USD) and a parcel of non-adjacent land owned but not used by the University.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: Laureate Education (LAUR:$4,379.82)
Laureate Education, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides higher education programs and services to students through a network of campus-based and online universities, and higher education institutions primarily in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. "
target: Universidad Europea De Madrid
Located in Villaviciosa in Odon, a part of Madrid, Universidad Europea de Madrid first opened its doors to students in 1995, and today ranks as one of the largest private universities in Spain. This well known university offers nationally recognized undergraduate and graduate programs in a wide arr
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closed 2/6/2019 via PR Newswire

Penn Foster Inc., acquired Ashworth College

synopsis: Penn Foster, which partners with leading employers to attract, develop, and retain talent for middle-skill jobs, announced its acquisition of Ashworth College, an accredited online institution offering degree and certificate programs in fast-growing fields, as well as high school diplomas.
buyer parent: Bain Capital
buyer: Penn Foster Inc. (REVU:$188.75)
Penn Foster helps individuals develop the skills they need to pursue purposeful, and productive careers through affordable diploma, certificate and degree programs. Their digital and blended learning programs are delivered in a self-paced model along with personalized academic and career coaching. "
target parent: Sterling Partners
target: Ashworth College
Ashworth College is a nationally-accredited online institution that provides flexible and affordable education to students located around the world. Areas of study include more than 145 career-focused programs in the high-demand fields of healthcare, technology, business, creative services and more.
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closed 10/18/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Berkeley College, acquired Rennert International

synopsis: Berkeley Language Services, a subsidiary of Berkeley Educational Services of New York (BES), acquired Rennert International, a New York City-based international language school, teacher training center and translation services provider. BES is the parent of Berkeley College, a family-owned institution with campuses in New York and New Jersey.
buyer: Berkeley College
Berkeley College, established in 1931, is a regionally accredited college providing excellence in teaching and learning through a student-focused approach to career education. "
target: Rennert International
Founded in 1973, Rennert International is a full-service language school, teacher-training center and translation services provider. Their specialties include translation and interpretation services, English and international language instruction, Teen language programs, and ESOL teaching training.
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announced 9/19/2018 via Company Press Release

Sunderland College will be merged with Northumberland College,

synopsis: Sunderland College, one of the largest providers of post-16 education in the North East, will be merging with Northumberland College, the largest provider of education and training. Sunderland offers one of the largest range of school leaver, adult and higher education courses, courses for international students and special educational needs.
buyer: Northumberland College
Based in the UK, Northumberland College is the largest provider of education and training and provides a range of full and part-time vocational courses to school leavers and adults the college as well as provide Apprenticeship frameworks, workplace learning, bespoke and training opportunities. "
target: Sunderland College
Based in the UK, Sunderland College is a high quality provider of education with four campuses. They offer one of the region’s largest range of school leaver, adult and higher education courses as well as courses for international students and those with special educational needs.
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announced 2/8/2018 via Company Press Release

AC Education, will acquire The National Teachers College

synopsis: AC Education, the education arm of Ayala Corporation based in the Philippines, will acquire a 96% stake in the National Teachers College (NTC), a premier education institution in the Philippines. NTC has a long track record of commitment to excellence in teaching, growth and inclusion, with almost 10,000 students from Basic to Higher education.
buyer parent: Ayala Corporation
buyer: AC Education
AC Education, Inc. is the education arm of Ayala Corporation based in the Philippines. AC Education Inc. includes its subsidiaries University of Nueva Caceres, one of the oldest and largest universities in Bicol, and APEC Schools, the largest stand-alone chain of private high schools in the country."
target: The National Teachers College
The National Teachers College (NTC) is a premier education institution in the Philippines. It has a long track record of commitment to excellence in teaching, growth and inclusion, with almost 10,000 students from Basic to Higher education.
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announced 1/17/2018 via Company Press Release

National Louis University, will acquire Kendall College

synopsis: National Louis University, a nonprofit, non-denominational University, will acquire Kendall College from Laureate Education, a network of higher education institutions. Kendall College is an institution of higher learning that offers students undergraduate degrees in culinary arts, hospitality management, business and early childhood education.
buyer: National Louis University
National Louis University (NLU) is a nonprofit, non-denominational University that offers bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in the fields of education, management, human services, counseling, public policy, and others concerned with career and professional development. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: Kendall College
Kendall College is a private institution of higher learning that offers students undergraduate degrees in culinary arts, hospitality management, business and early childhood education. The curriculum at Kendall College effectively prepares students to become leaders in their professions.
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announced 4/27/2017 via Company Press Release

Purdue University, will acquire Kaplan University

synopsis: Purdue University, a public research university, will acquire Kaplan University, a for-profit college that is a part of Kaplan Higher Education LLC, which is a subsidiary of Kaplan, Inc., a subsidiary of Graham Holdings Company.
buyer: Purdue University
Purdue University is a public research university located in West Lafayette, Indiana and is the main campus of the Purdue University system. Founded in 1869 in West Lafayette, Indiana, the university proudly serves its state as well as the nation and the world. "
target parent: Graham Holdings Company
target: Kaplan University
Kaplan University is a for-profit college owned by Kaplan, Inc., a subsidiary of the Graham Holdings Company. The university is predominantly a distance learning institution that also maintains 15 physical locations across the United States.
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closed 1/30/2017 via Company Press Release

ADvTECH Group, acquired University of Africa

synopsis: ADVTECH Group, Africa's largest private education provider, is pleased to announce the acquisition of a 51% stake in the University of Africa ("UoA”). A private distance-learning university based in Zambia, UoA has a rapidly growing student base from across the continent and an expanding portfolio of qualifications.
buyer: ADvTECH Group (JSE:ADH:$293.19)
The ADvTECH Group leads the private sector in the fields of education and resourcing, contributing meaningfully towards the sustainable development of human capacity in South Africa through the provision of education, training, skills development and career placement services. "
target: University of Africa
The University of Africa (UoA) is a Private Open Distance-Learning Tertiary Institution with a rapidly growing student base and an expanding portfolio of study programmes and degrees being offered, which include Bachelor's Degrees in Business Administration; Economics; Law; Marketing; and many more.
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announced 12/12/2018 via BNC Analysis

Permira, will purchase Educational institutions in Spain and Portugal from Laureate International Universities

synopsis: Laureate Education, Inc., the world's largest global network of higher education institutions, has agreed to sell higher education institutions in Spain and Portugal to Permira. Laureate's institutions in Spain and Portugal include Universidad Europea de Madrid (UEM), Instituto Português de Administração de Marketing (IPAM), and more.
buyer: Permira
Permira is a global investment firm. Founded in 1985, the firm advises funds with a total committed capital of approximately US$38.5bn (€33bn) and makes long-term investments, including majority control investments as well as strategic minority investments. "
seller parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
seller: Laureate International Universities (LAUR:$4,379.82)
Laureate's higher institutions in Spain and Portugal include Universidad Europea de Madrid (UEM), Universidad Europea de Valencia (UEV), Universidad Europea de Canarias (UEC), Universidade Europeia in Spain, and Instituto Português de Administração de Marketing (IPAM) in Portugal.
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closed 2/5/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Altas Partners LP, acquired University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences

synopsis: Toronto investor Altas Partners has completed the acquisition of the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, an academic institution that provides graduate health-science degree programs, primarily in the field of physical and occupational therapy.
buyer: Altas Partners LP
Altas Partners is an investment firm with a long-term orientation focused on acquiring significant interests in high-quality, market-leading businesses in partnership with outstanding management teams. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences
The University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences is an academic institution that provides graduate health-science degree programs, primarily in the field of physical and occupational therapy. The 39-year-old school has campuses in San Marcos, CA, St. Augustine and Miami, FL, and Austin, TX.
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$400
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announced 1/17/2018 via Company Press Release

National Louis University, will acquire Kendall College

synopsis: National Louis University, a nonprofit, non-denominational University, will acquire Kendall College from Laureate Education, a network of higher education institutions. Kendall College is an institution of higher learning that offers students undergraduate degrees in culinary arts, hospitality management, business and early childhood education.
buyer: National Louis University
National Louis University (NLU) is a nonprofit, non-denominational University that offers bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in the fields of education, management, human services, counseling, public policy, and others concerned with career and professional development. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: Kendall College
Kendall College is a private institution of higher learning that offers students undergraduate degrees in culinary arts, hospitality management, business and early childhood education. The curriculum at Kendall College effectively prepares students to become leaders in their professions.
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announced 1/11/2018 via GlobeNewswire

KMR Holding Pédagogique, will acquire Université Internationale de Casablanca

synopsis: KMR Holding Pédagogique, the leading higher education platform in Africa, will acquire Université Internationale de Casablanca (UIC) from Laureate Education, Inc., the world’s largest global network of higher education institutions. UIC is a comprehensive private university in Casablanca that offers programs in Business, Engineering and Health.
buyer parent: Development Partners International
buyer: KMR Holding Pédagogique
KMR Holding Pédagogique is the leading state-recognized multi-disciplinary private higher education platform in Francophone Africa. The group delivers affordable quality higher education to African students through a network of 240+ schools across the world. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: Université Internationale de Casablanca
Université Internationale de Casablanca (UIC) is the first and only comprehensive private university in Casablanca recognized by the State. UIC’s program offerings include undergraduate, graduate, and executive education programs in Business, Engineering and Health.
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announced 12/27/2017 via GlobeNewswire

China YuHua Education Corporation Limited, will acquire Hunan International Economics University

synopsis: Laureate Education, Inc., the world’s largest global network of higher education institutions, has signed an agreement for the sale of Laureate’s interest in Hunan International Economics University (HIEU), one of the largest and most respected private universities in China, to China YuHua Education Corporation Limited.
buyer: China YuHua Education Corporation Limited (SEHK:6169:$214.86)
China YuHua Education Corporation Limited has been operating private schools in Henan province of China for over 15 years and is one of the leading private school operators in central China in terms of student enrollment. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: Hunan International Economics University
Hunan International Economics University (HIEU) was founded in 1997 and is one of the largest and most respected private universities in China. Serving more than 30,000 students, HIEU focuses on academic innovation and professionally orientated programs. HIEU has campuses in Changsha and Changde.
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announced 12/15/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Affinity Equity Partners, will acquire INTI International University and Colleges

synopsis: Laureate Education, Inc., the world’s largest global network of higher education institutions, and Affinity Equity Partners, one of the largest independent private equity firms in the Asia Pacific region, have signed an agreement for the sale of Laureate’s global network institution in Malaysia – INTI University and Colleges.
buyer: Affinity Equity Partners
Affinity Equity Partners is an independent private equity firms in the Asia Pacific region, currently advising and managing approximately USD8 billion of funds and assets. Affinity invests in industries such as consumer & retail, food & beverage, healthcare, and financial services. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: INTI International University and Colleges
INTI University and Colleges, which has five campuses across Malaysia, is highly regarded in Malaysia with over three decades of rich history and track record. INTI is a leading provider of quality education, offering the widest array of pathways to graduate success.
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announced 11/22/2017 via Company Press Release

Galileo Global Education, will purchase Three Institutions from Laureate International Universities

synopsis: Galileo Global Education, a post-secondary education group, will acquire three institutions from Laureate Education, Inc., the largest global network of higher education institutions. The institutions include Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti Milano and Domus Academy, fine arts academies in Milan, and European University Cyprus, a university in Cyprus.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Galileo Global Education
Galileo Global Education is a post-secondary education group focused on providing students with access to higher education in the fields of applied arts, design, communication and management, in selected countries around the world. "
seller parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
seller: Laureate International Universities (LAUR:$4,379.82)
Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti Milano and Domus Academy are private fine arts academies in Milan. European University Cyprus is a leading fully comprehensive university in Cyprus. All three institutions belong to Laureate Education, Inc., the largest global network of higher education institutions.
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$269
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announced 4/20/2016 via PR Newswire

Apax Partners, will acquire Laureate International Universities France SAS

synopsis: Laureate Education, Inc., the largest global network of degree-granting higher education institutions, announced that it has signed an agreement for the transfer of control of Laureate International Universities France SAS ('LIUF') to Apax Partners. LIUF comprises five institutions with a total student population of approximately 7,500.
buyer: Apax Partners
Apax Partners is a leading private equity firm in French-speaking European countries. With more than 40 years of experience, Apax Partners provides long-term equity financing to build and strengthen world-class companies. Funds managed and advised by Apax Partners exceed €3 billion. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: Laureate International Universities France SAS
Laureate International Universities France SAS, a French holding entity, comprises five institutions: École Supérieure du Commerce Extérieur, Institut Français de Gestion, European Business School, École Centrale d'Electronique and Centre d'Études Politiques et de la Communication.
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announced 3/15/2016 via PR Newswire

Eurazeo, will acquire Glion and Les Roches

synopsis: Eurazeo, one of Europe's leading investment companies, will acquire Glion Institute of Higher Education and Les Roches International School of Hotel Management from Laureate Education, the largest global network of degree-granting higher education institutions. Glion and Les Roches rank among the top 3 hospitality management schools in the world.
buyer: Eurazeo (ENXTPA:RF:$5,507.79)
With a diversified portfolio of over 5 billion euros in assets, Eurazeo is one of the leading listed investment companies in Europe. Its purpose and mission is to identify, accelerate and enhance the transformation potential of the companies in which it invests. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: Glion and Les Roches
Glion and Les Roches rank among the top three hospitality management schools in the world for preparing students for an international career. Glion has a combined total of more than 2,000 students on its campuses, while Les Roches has more than 2,900 students combined on its campuses.
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closed 11/9/2011 via PR Newswire

Laureate International Universities, acquired BTK Group

synopsis: Laureate Education, Inc. acquired Germany's BTK Group, consisting of the BTK University of Applied Sciences in Berlin and Academies of Design in Berlin and Hamburg, bolstering its global network of private post-secondary institutions. The addition of these institutions expands the Laureate International Universities network in Germany.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: Laureate International Universities (LAUR:$4,379.82)
The Laureate International Universities network is a trusted global leader in providing access to high-quality, innovative institutions of higher education. The network includes more than 58 accredited campus-based and online universities. "
target: BTK Group
BTK Group consists of the BTK University of Applied Sciences in Berlin and Academies of Design in Berlin and Hamburg. BTK focuses on delivering undergraduate degree programs in communication, design, motion design, interaction design, illustration, communication management and photography.
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closed 4/12/2011 via PR Newswire

Laureate International Universities, acquired Instituto Superior de Linguas e Administracao

synopsis: Laureate Education, Inc. has acquired Instituto Superior de Linguas e Administracao (ISLA), the third largest and oldest private institute of higher education in Portugal. ISLA joins Laureate International Universities, and is the first institution in the network located in Portugal.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: Laureate International Universities (LAUR:$4,379.82)
The Laureate International Universities network is a trusted global leader in providing access to high-quality, innovative institutions of higher education. The network includes more than 55 accredited campus-based and online universities. "
target: Instituto Superior de Linguas e Administracao
Founded in 1962, Instituto Superior de Linguas e Administracao (ISLA) is the third largest and oldest private institute of higher education in Portugal. It offers three-year Bologna compliant undergraduate and post-graduate degrees in health sciences, marketing, hospitality, tourism and business.
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closed 7/16/2008 via Company Press Release

Laureate Education, acquired NewSchool of Architecture and Design

synopsis: Laureate Education, Inc. announced that it has acquired NewSchool of Architecture and Design, based in San Diego, California
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: Laureate Education (LAUR:$4,379.82)
Laureate Education, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides higher education programs and services to students through a network of campus-based and online universities, and higher education institutions primarily in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. "
target: NewSchool of Architecture and Design
NewSchool of Architecture and Design, founded in 1980, is fully accredited by the National Architecture Accrediting Board and the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. The school, with more than 440 students, offers both a Bachelors and a Masters degree in architecture.
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closed 7/16/2008 via Company Press Release

Laureate Education, acquired Kendall College

synopsis: Laureate Education, Inc. announced that it has finalized its acquisition of Kendall College, based in Chicago, Illinois. Kendall College, with approximately 1,500 students, is one of the leading culinary and hospitality institutions in the U.S.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: Laureate Education (LAUR:$4,379.82)
Laureate Education, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides higher education programs and services to students through a network of campus-based and online universities, and higher education institutions primarily in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. "
target: Kendall College
Kendall College, with approximately 1,500 students, is one of the leading culinary and hospitality institutions in the U.S. Founded in 1934, Kendall also offers degrees in business and early childhood education.
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closed 7/8/2008 via BusinessWire

Laureate Education, acquired UNITEC

synopsis: Laureate Education, Inc. announced it has acquired the Universidad Tecnológica de México (UNITEC), one of the largest private universities in Mexico. UNITEC has eight campuses throughout Mexico, including six in Mexico City, one in Guadalajara and one in Monterrey.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: Laureate Education (LAUR:$4,379.82)
Laureate Education, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides higher education programs and services to students through a network of campus-based and online universities, and higher education institutions primarily in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. "
target: UNITEC
UNITEC has eight campuses throughout Mexico, including six in Mexico City, one in Guadalajara and one in Monterrey. The university has a 40-year tradition of providing higher education throughout the country, and today serves more than 36,000 students.
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closed 7/8/2008 via BusinessWire

Laureate Education, acquired Universidad Latina

synopsis: Laureate Education, Inc. has acquired the Universidad Latina and Universidad Americana in Costa Rica.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: Laureate Education (LAUR:$4,379.82)
Laureate Education, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides higher education programs and services to students through a network of campus-based and online universities, and higher education institutions primarily in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. "
target: Universidad Latina
Universidad Latina, the largest private university in Costa Rica, was founded in 1989 and has more than 16,000 students. The university is widely recognized for its health sciences programs, including medicine and dentistry.
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closed 11/26/2009 via Company Press Release

Laureate Education, acquired INTI International Education Group

synopsis: INTI Malaysia has been acquired by a group including Laureate Education Asia, Ltd., INTI founders Tan Yew Sing and Dr. Lee Fah Onn, and several Malaysian investors. INTI is composed of nine institutions of higher education located throughout Malaysia.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: Laureate Education (LAUR:$4,379.82)
Laureate Education, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides higher education programs and services to students through a network of campus-based and online universities, and higher education institutions primarily in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. "
target: INTI International Education Group
INTI International, which specializes in programs in hospitality, multimedia design, and mobile telecommunications, has eight colleges in Malaysia, as well as operations in China, Indonesia, and Thailand.
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closed 7/19/2007 via BusinessWire

Citigroup Inc., Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., S.A.C. Capital Management LLC., acquired Laureate Education

synopsis: L Curve Sub Inc. and M Curve Sub Inc., vehicles controlled by an investor group led by Douglas L. Becker, the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Laureate Education, Inc., announced today the completion of their tender offer to purchase all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Laureate Education, Inc.
buyer: Citigroup Inc. (C:$63,902.00)
buyer: S.A.C. Capital Management LLC.
buyer: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR:$5,683.13)
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. is an investment firm that makes a wide variety of private equity investments on behalf of itself and its investors. KKR has completed more than 100 transactions involving over $100 billion of total financing. KKR has offices in New York, Menlo Park and London. "
target: Laureate Education (LAUR:$4,379.82)
Laureate Education, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides higher education programs and services to students through a network of campus-based and online universities, and higher education institutions primarily in the Americas, Europe, and Asia.
price ($mm)
$3,798
rev ($mm)
$1,194
EBITDA ($mm)
$216
EV / rev
3.2x
EV / EBITDA
17.6x
closed 12/16/2004 via BusinessWire

Laureate Education, acquired Universidad Europea De Madrid

synopsis: Laureate Education, Inc., today announced the acquisition of the remaining interest in Universidad Europea de Madrid ("UEM"). Laureate Education acquired the remaining 22.3% of UEM from the minority shareholders in exchange for $29 million Euros ($38.5 million USD) and a parcel of non-adjacent land owned but not used by the University.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: Laureate Education (LAUR:$4,379.82)
Laureate Education, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides higher education programs and services to students through a network of campus-based and online universities, and higher education institutions primarily in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. "
target: Universidad Europea De Madrid
Located in Villaviciosa in Odon, a part of Madrid, Universidad Europea de Madrid first opened its doors to students in 1995, and today ranks as one of the largest private universities in Spain. This well known university offers nationally recognized undergraduate and graduate programs in a wide arr
price ($mm)
$8.59*
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closed 9/16/2004 via BusinessWire

Laureate Education, acquired Walden University

synopsis: Laureate Education, Inc., (NASDAQ:LAUR), today announced the acquisition of the remaining 49% interest in Walden University, giving the Company 100% ownership of its fastest growing subsidiary. Walden University will be the centerpiece of Laureate Online, the new name of the Company's online higher education division.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: Laureate Education (LAUR:$4,379.82)
Laureate Education, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides higher education programs and services to students through a network of campus-based and online universities, and higher education institutions primarily in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. "
target parent: Laureate Education
target: Walden University
Walden University has been the leading provider of quality higher education at a distance for over three decades. With students from more than 30 countries and all 50 United States, we understand what adult learners need to succeed. Walden combines the highest academic standards of an accredited un
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$108
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announced 5/30/2017 via Company Press Release

London Stock Exchange Group plc, will purchase The Yield Book and Citi Fixed Income Indices from Citigroup

synopsis: London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) has reached an agreement with Citigroup Inc. (Citi) to acquire The Yield Book and Citi Fixed Income Indices, a fixed income analytics platform and index business comprising a family of fixed income indices (including the World Government Bond Index).
buyer: London Stock Exchange Group plc (LSE:LSE:$3,752.59)
London Stock Exchange Group is an international markets infrastructure business. Its diversified global business focuses on capital formation, intellectual property and risk and balance sheet management. The Group operates a broad range of international equity, ETF, bond and derivatives markets. "
seller: Citigroup (C:$63,902.00)
The Yield Book and Citi Fixed Income Indices are a fixed income analytics platform and index business comprising a family of fixed income indices. The Business offers proprietary fixed income analytics & indices that enable market participants to perform complex portfolio analysis & risk management.
price ($mm)
$685
rev ($mm)
$107
EBITDA ($mm)
$46
EV / rev
6.4x
EV / EBITDA
14.9x
closed 5/16/2016 via PR Newswire

Citadel LLC, acquired Automated Trading Desk, Inc

synopsis: Citadel Securities LLC, one of the top liquidity providers and market makers in the world, announced that it has acquired certain assets of Automated Trading Desk Financial Services, LLC from Citi. The company is a leading automated equities market making business.
buyer: Citadel LLC
Citadel is a leading investor in the world’s major financial markets. Across a diverse range of investment strategies, they deploy their capital with the goal of generating consistently high risk-adjusted investment results for their investors and capital partners. "
target parent: Citigroup
target: Automated Trading Desk, Inc
Automated Trading Desk, LLC designs and develops automated limit-order trading systems for trading companies and buy-side and sell-side companies in the United States. The company offers trading models, pricing engines, and systems, and more.
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announced 1/14/2016 via PR Newswire

Formula Systems Ltd., Israel Aerospace Industries, Ltd., will acquire TSG IT Advanced Systems Ltd.

synopsis: Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and Formula have entered into a definitive agreement for the purchase of TSG - a subsidiary and the military arm of Ness Technologies, engaged in the fields of command and control systems, intelligence, homeland security and cyber security.
buyer: Formula Systems Ltd. (TASE:FORTY:$1,646.61)
buyer: Israel Aerospace Industries, Ltd.
Formula Systems (1985) Ltd. is a global information technology company principally engaged, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, in providing software consulting services, developing proprietary software products and providing computer-based business solutions. "
target parent: Citigroup
target: TSG IT Advanced Systems Ltd.
TSG is a global C4ISTAR, HLS, and Cyber Security solutions provider, a part of Ness Group, offering a one-stop shop for innovative systems, solutions, and services for organizations, agencies, and enterprises in the defense and homeland security sectors.​
price ($mm)
$50
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closed 10/6/2014 via PR Newswire

Transnetwork Corporation, acquired Citi Remesas, Inc.

synopsis: Houston-based Transnetwork Corporation, a leading B2B electronic domestic and cross-border processing and payment platform, has agreed to acquire the assets of Citi Remesas, Inc., a subsidiary of Citibank, and Citi Remesas' Central American remittance operations.
buyer: Transnetwork Corporation
Transnetwork Corporation is a Houston-based B2B electronic domestic and cross-border processing and payment platform which enables licensed and regulated financial institutions to connect under one standard technology granting access to a diversified payment network in Mexico and South America. "
target parent: Citigroup
target: Citi Remesas, Inc.
Citi Remesas, Inc. is the Central and South American remittance subsidiary of Citibank.
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closed 6/22/2014 via BNC Analysis

Hilan Ltd., purchased Ness Technologies Israel from Ness Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Hilan Tech Ltd. has acquired Ness Technologies Israel Ltd. from Citi Venture Capital International. Ness Israel is part of Ness Technologies, a global provider of IT and business services and solutions.
buyer: Hilan Ltd. (HLAN:$122.16)
Hilan Ltd. is the leading ASP - Application Service Provider in Israel, for overall management of the human resource in the organization: payroll, human resources, time & attendance and pension administration. "
seller parent: Citigroup
seller: Ness Technologies, Inc.
Ness Israel is part of Ness Technologies, a global provider of IT and business services and solutions with specialized expertise in software product engineering and system integration, application development, consulting, and software distribution.
price ($mm)
$32
rev ($mm)
$201
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0.2x
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closed 12/4/2012 via PR Newswire

Ness Technologies, Inc., acquired Imano plc

synopsis: Ness Technologies, and Imano, a full-service digital agency specializing in mobile strategy, design and development, announced Ness' acquisition of Imano. The pairing of Imano's front-end capabilities with Ness' execution expertise is expected to deliver maximum value to Ness' mobility customers.
buyer parent: Citigroup
buyer: Ness Technologies, Inc.
Ness Technologies is a global provider of IT and business services and solutions with specialized expertise in software product engineering and system integration, application development, consulting, and software distribution. "
target: Imano plc
Imano is an agency established in 1996 that specialized in digital design and web applications. It developed a successful in-house e-Commerce platform but has recently found its stride creating and delivering engaging and innovative applications for the mobile world.
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announced 11/11/2011 via BusinessWire

Universal Music Group, Inc., will acquire EMI Music

synopsis: Vivendi and its subsidiary, Universal Music Group, announced that they have signed with Citigroup Inc. a definitive agreement to purchase EMI’s recorded music division. EMI's recorded music division, EMI Music, operates around the world and represents artists spanning all musical tastes and genres.
buyer parent: Vivendi Universal S.A.
buyer: Universal Music Group, Inc.
Universal Music Group is the world's leading music company with wholly owned record operations or licensees in 59 territories. Its businesses also include Universal Music Publishing Group, the industry's leading global music publishing operation. "
target parent: Citigroup
target: EMI Music
EMI Music is one of the world’s leading music companies, home to some of the most successful and best known recording artists. Through EMI's own companies and network of licensees, they are able to serve their artists, consumers and partners all over the world.
price ($mm)
$1,923
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EBITDA ($mm)
$275
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7.0x
closed 6/29/2012 via PR Newswire

GSO Capital Partners LP, Mubadala Development Company, Sony/ATV Music Publishing, acquired EMI Music Publishing

synopsis: Citigroup has sold EMI’s publishing arm to a group of investors led by Sony. EMI Music Publishing is the world's most creative music publisher with more than one million copyrights including some of the best-known songs ever written.
buyer: Sony/ATV Music Publishing
buyer: GSO Capital Partners LP
buyer: Mubadala Development Company
Sony/ATV Music Publishing is one of the 'Big 4' music publishing companies. It owns the rights to songs by The Beatles, Elvis Presley, Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift, Pitbull, Kelly Clarkson, Bob Dylan, and Willie Nelson to name a few. "
target parent: Citigroup
target: EMI Music Publishing
EMI Music Publishing is the world's most creative music publisher with more than one million copyrights including some of the best-known songs ever written, such as "New York New York", "You've Got A Friend", "Lady Marmalade" and "Always On My Mind".
price ($mm)
$2,200
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closed 10/11/2011 via

Citigroup Venture Capital International, acquired Ness Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Ness Technologies announced the completion of its acquisition by an affiliate of Citi Venture Capital International (CVCI). Ness is a global provider of IT and business services and solutions with specialized expertise in software product engineering; and system integration, application development, consulting and software distribution.
buyer parent: Citigroup
buyer: Citigroup Venture Capital International
Citigroup Venture Capital International is a leader in global emerging markets private equity investing, and currently manages over $7 billion in equity investments and committed capital. "
target: Ness Technologies, Inc.
Ness Technologies is a global provider of IT and business services and solutions with specialized expertise in software product engineering; and system integration, application development, consulting and software distribution.
price ($mm)[EV]
$267 [$303]*
rev ($mm)
$576
EBITDA ($mm)
$41
EV / rev
0.6x
EV / EBITDA
8.2x
closed 2/1/2011 via BusinessWire

Citigroup, acquired EMI Group plc

synopsis: EMI Group Ltd, one of the world’s leading music companies, announces that Citigroup has acquired 100% of its share capital. Immediately following the acquisition, Citi completed a recapitalization of the company.
buyer: Citigroup (C:$63,902.00)
Citi, the leading global financial services company, provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, and wealth management. "
target parent: Terra Firma Capital Partners
target: EMI Group plc
EMI Music is one of the world’s leading music companies, home to some of the most successful and best known recording artists. Through EMI's own companies and network of licensees, they are able to serve their artists, consumers and partners all over the world.
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closed 11/15/2010 via BusinessWire

FlexTrade Systems Inc., purchased ColorPalette Order Management System from Lava Trading, Inc.

synopsis: FlexTrade Systems, Inc. announced that it is acquiring ColorPalette Order Management System from LavaFlow Inc., a subsidiary of Citigroup. The transaction combines ColorPalette, a leading US equity hosted OMS product, with FlexTrade, the world renowned, multi-asset trading technology firm with operations in North America, Europe and Asia.
buyer: FlexTrade Systems Inc.
FlexTrade Systems Inc. is the industry pioneer and global leader in broker-neutral algorithmic trading platforms for equities, foreign exchange and listed derivatives. FlexTRADER is their flagship platform for algorithmic trading. "
seller parent: Citigroup
seller: Lava Trading, Inc.
ColorPalette is a powerful sector-based trading and order management solution, designed as a high-throughput, fully automated system for managing institutional and retail customer orders.
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closed 1/3/2011 via BusinessWire

Keane, Inc. merged with NTT Data Corporation,

synopsis: NTT DATA CORPORATION, the Japanese-based IT services company, and Keane, a US-based IT services firm, announced that NTT DATA has completed the acquisition of Keane International, Inc. Following the acquisition, Keane International, Inc. and its subsidiaries, including Keane, Inc., will remain outstanding as separate legal entities.
buyer: NTT Data Corporation (TSE:9613:$20,446.04)
NTT Data Corp. is a Japan-based information technology (IT) company. The System Integration segment is engaged in the development, sale and leasing of data communication systems. The Network System Service segment provides information and information processing services based on computer networks. "
target parent: Citigroup
target: Keane, Inc.
Keane is an IT services firm headquartered in the US with more than 12,500 professionals worldwide. For 45 years, Keane has been an Application Services specialist with distinguished project management credentials.
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closed 2/11/2010 via Company Press Release

Barclays PLC, purchased Italian Credit Card Business from Citi

synopsis: Barclays has agreed to acquire the Italian credit card business of Citibank International Bank plc. Over time, Barclays intends to rebrand the acquired credit cards with its global Barclaycard brand.
buyer: Barclays PLC (LSE:BARC:$25,009.44)
Barclays is a major global financial services provider engaged in retail and corporate banking, credit cards, investment banking, wealth management and investment management services, with an extensive international presence in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia. "
seller: Citi (C:$63,902.00)
Citi is the most complete financial partner to corporations, financial institutions, institutional investors and governments in the world. Citi also provides a broad range of financial products and services to individuals through brand names including Citi Smith Barney, Citibank, and Banamex.
price ($mm)
$295
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announced 1/4/2010 via PR Newswire

FXall, will purchase LavaFX from Lava Trading, Inc.

synopsis: FXall, the world's leading institutional multi-bank electronic foreign exchange platform, today announced an agreement to purchase LavaFX from Citi. The acquisition is the latest addition to FXall's offering as it continues its long established program of investment to create the best platform for clients.
buyer: FXall
FXall gives institutional clients an edge in foreign exchange trading as the leading independent electronic platform. They deliver the expertise, resources and commitment of a neutral platform with the broadest suite of FX trading solutions. "
seller parent: Citi
seller: Lava Trading, Inc.
Lava Technology offers high-performance trading products to the financial services industry. Their products are hosted solutions built to withstand peak volumes and volatile market conditions.
price ($mm)
$7.41
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closed 1/20/2009 via BusinessWire

Wipro Limited, acquired Citi Technology Services Ltd. (India)

synopsis: Citi announced the successful completion of the sale of Citi Technology Services Ltd. (India), the India-based captive provider of information technology services and solutions to Citi entities worldwide, to Wipro Technologies, the global IT services business of Wipro Limited, for all cash consideration of $127 million.
buyer: Wipro Limited (BSE:507685:$8,437.32)
Wipro provides comprehensive IT solutions and services, including systems integration, information systems outsourcing, package implementation, software application development and maintenance, and research and development services to corporations globally. "
target parent: Citi
target: Citi Technology Services Ltd. (India)
Citi Technology Services is a 100% Citi subsidiary offering unparalleled opportunities to young IT professionals in the BFSI domain. We provide critical technology infrastructure support, development and deployment of strategic software applications to Citi enities worldwide.
price ($mm)
$127
rev ($mm)
$53
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2.4x
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closed 11/22/2008 via BusinessWire

Mercatus Partners, LLC, acquired Financial Research Corporation

synopsis: Mercatus Partners LLC, a financial services strategy consulting and investment firm announced that it has acquired Boston based Financial Research Corporation (FRC), from parent company Citigroup Inc.
buyer: Mercatus Partners, LLC
Mercatus Partners is a market-focused private equity investing and strategy consulting firm focused on delivering the insights, innovative thinking and inspiration required to succeed in today's competitive financial services marketplace. "
target parent: Citi
target: Financial Research Corporation
FRC is a mutual fund data company, whose monthly reports on mutual fund companies’ assets under management are highly regarded in the financial services industry.
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closed 10/3/2007 via BusinessWire

Citi, acquired Automated Trading Desk, Inc

synopsis: Citi Markets & Banking has completed the previously announced acquisition of Automated Trading Desk. The purchase of ATD, a leader in electronic market making, makes Citi a top-tier aggregator of equity order flow and provides institutional, broker/dealer and retail clients with deeper pools of liquidity.
buyer: Citi (C:$63,902.00)
Citi is the most complete financial partner to corporations, financial institutions, institutional investors and governments in the world. Citi also provides a broad range of financial products and services to individuals through brand names including Citi Smith Barney, Citibank, and Banamex. "
target parent: Technology Crossover Ventures
target: Automated Trading Desk, Inc
Automated Trading Desk researches, develops, and maintains stock trading models and services for financial enterprises. Its price engine technology allows to analyze the market and manage risk. The company combines the insights of traders, academics, and programmers into one technological solution.
price ($mm)
$673
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closed 8/1/2007 via BusinessWire

Citigroup Inc., acquired BISYS Group, Inc.

synopsis: Citi today completed its previously announced acquisition of The BISYS Group, Inc. for approximately $1.44 billion in an all-cash transaction. In the transaction BISYS shareholders will receive merger consideration of $11.85 per share, and a special dividend of $0.15 per share in cash.
buyer: Citigroup Inc. (C:$63,902.00)
Citi is the most complete financial partner to corporations, financial institutions, institutional investors and governments in the world. Citi also provides a broad range of financial products and services to individuals through brand names including Citi Smith Barney, Citibank, and Banamex. "
target parent: The Washington Post Company
target: BISYS Group, Inc.
The BISYS Group, Inc. provides global solutions that enable investment firms, insurance companies and agents to more efficiently serve their customers, grow their businesses, and respond to evolving regulatory requirements.
price ($mm)
$1,494
rev ($mm)
$883
EBITDA ($mm)
$137
EV / rev
1.7x
EV / EBITDA
10.9x
closed 6/14/2007 via PR Newswire

Citigroup Inc., Sterling Capital, Ltd., acquired Educate, Inc.

synopsis: Educate, Inc., a leading pre-K-12 education company delivering supplemental education services and products to students and their families, announced that it has completed the merger in which Educate was acquired by a group of investors including certain members of management and affiliates of Sterling Capital Partners and Citigroup Private Equity.
buyer: Sterling Capital, Ltd.
buyer: Citigroup Inc. (C:$63,902.00)
Sterling Partners is a multifaceted private equity firm focusing on buyouts, venture capital and real estate. Sterling Partners specializes in investments in education, healthcare, business services, direct marketing, specialty manufacturing and distribution, and technology companies. "
target parent: Apollo Advisors, L.P.
target: Educate, Inc.
Educate, Inc., is a leading pre-K-12 education company delivering supplemental education services and products to students and their families. Educate's consumer services business, Sylvan Learning Center, is North America's best-known and most trusted tutoring brand.
price ($mm)
$517
rev ($mm)
$351
EBITDA ($mm)
$40
EV / rev
1.5x
EV / EBITDA
13.1x
closed 7/19/2007 via BusinessWire

Citigroup Inc., Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., S.A.C. Capital Management LLC., acquired Laureate Education

synopsis: L Curve Sub Inc. and M Curve Sub Inc., vehicles controlled by an investor group led by Douglas L. Becker, the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Laureate Education, Inc., announced today the completion of their tender offer to purchase all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Laureate Education, Inc.
buyer: Citigroup Inc. (C:$63,902.00)
buyer: S.A.C. Capital Management LLC.
buyer: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR:$5,683.13)
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. is an investment firm that makes a wide variety of private equity investments on behalf of itself and its investors. KKR has completed more than 100 transactions involving over $100 billion of total financing. KKR has offices in New York, Menlo Park and London. "
target: Laureate Education (LAUR:$4,379.82)
Laureate Education, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides higher education programs and services to students through a network of campus-based and online universities, and higher education institutions primarily in the Americas, Europe, and Asia.
price ($mm)
$3,798
rev ($mm)
$1,194
EBITDA ($mm)
$216
EV / rev
3.2x
EV / EBITDA
17.6x
announced 1/31/2017 via BNC Analysis

Capiton AG, will acquire Gemaco N.V.

synopsis: Capiton has entered into an agreement on the acquisition of a majority stake in Gemaco Group with the current majority shareholder Saffelberg Investments. Gemaco Group based with its headquarters in Mechelen, Belgium is a leading provider of full-service merchandising and promotional marketing solutions for global industry.
buyer: Capiton AG
Capiton is an owner-managed financial investor that invests in large SMEs in Germany, Austria and Switzerland by means of MBOs and expansion financing. capiton's roots go back to the late 1970s. "
target parent: Saffelberg Investments
target: Gemaco N.V.
Gemaco Group based with its headquarters in Mechelen, Belgium is a leading provider of full-service merchandising and promotional marketing solutions for global industry and fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) customers. The Group has 13 locations worldwide.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$96
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/8/2005 via BusinessWire

eLocalAccess, LLC merged with TradeMaven Group LLC,

synopsis: TradeMaven LLC and eLocal today jointly announced they have merged the two firms to form TradeMaven Group LLC (TMG). The merger is one of the most significant in the online trading industry, combining TradeMaven's leading technology for online trading with eLocal's exceptional retail and institutional execution and brokerage services.
buyer: TradeMaven Group LLC
TradeMaven was founded with the mission of providing high-performance and cost-effective trading software for experienced and new traders. TM is used by Futures, Forex & Bond Traders worldwide. "
target: eLocalAccess, LLC
eLOCAL was established and registered with the NFA and CFTC in July 2000 culminating in the merger of two large independent local clearing firms at the Chicago Board of Trade.
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closed 1/30/2017 via BNC Analysis

Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG, acquired WEBfactory GmbH

synopsis: Fidura Private Equity Fonds has sold their majority stake in the software company WEBfactory GmbH in Buchen (Odenwald) successfully to Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG (TWL). WEBFactory provides standard software for the surveillance and control of machines and industrial systems and for the online analysis and assessment of production data.
buyer: Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG
Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG (TWL) is a local utility company based in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany. TWL has for over 100 years supplied the city of Ludwigshafen with electricity, gas, refrigeration, water and district heating. "
target parent: Fidura Private Equity Fonds
target: WEBfactory GmbH
WEBfactory GmbH, headquartered in Baden-Württemberg, Buchen, provides standard software for the surveillance and control of machines and industrial systems and for the online analysis and assessment of production data.
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closed 11/28/2016 via Market Wire

N. Harris Computer Corporation, acquired iMDsoft

synopsis: Constellation Software Inc., announced its wholly-owned subsidiary N. Harris Computer Corporation has acquired all of the shares of I.M.D. Soft Limited a leading international clinical information systems software provider.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: N. Harris Computer Corporation
Harris has focused on providing feature-rich and robust turnkey solutions to Public Sector, Schools, Utility, and Health Care agencies throughout North America. Harris’ focus is on creating long-term relationships with its customers and ensuring that it meets the changing needs of its customers. "
target parent: TPG Capital
target: iMDsoft
iMDsoft is a leading provider of proven clinical information systems worldwide. The Company’s products are designed to enhance quality of care for critically ill patients and improve financial performance for healthcare providers.
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closed 7/9/2012 via PR Newswire

MetrixLab, acquired MarketTools Inc.

synopsis: MetrixLab, a global provider of online consumer research services, announced that it has acquired MarketTools Research Solutions Inc., a leader in services and software for market research, from TPG Growth. MarketTools is known for pioneering some of the first research technologies on the Internet.
buyer: MetrixLab
MetrixLab is a fast-growing global provider of online consumer research services. Its solutions are employed by over half of the Top 100 Global Brands such as Microsoft, Philips, Google and Heineken. The company is headquartered in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. "
target parent: TPG Capital
target: MarketTools Inc.
MarketTools is the leading provider of services and software for market research. Through the use of advanced respondent engagement techniques and comprehensive analytic tools, MarketTools helps clients innovate, optimize and execute programs that deliver high-value business impact.
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announced 5/3/2018 via PR Newswire

RMRM Holdings, Sound Point Capital Management, will acquire Relativity Media, LLC

synopsis: Relativity Media has agreed to sell all of its assets to UltraV Holdings LLC, a joint venture among funds managed by Sound Point Capital Management and RMRM Holdings. Relativity Media operates a portfolio of major studio quality film assets with the capabilities and infrastructure to produce and distribute high caliber, original content.
buyer: RMRM Holdings
buyer: Sound Point Capital Management
UltraV Holdings LLC is a joint venture among funds managed by Sound Point Capital Management, a New York-based asset management firm with approximately $17 billion of assets under management, and RMRM Holdings, which is led by David Robbins, Lex Miron and Larry Robbins. "
target: Relativity Media, LLC
Relativity Media operates a portfolio of major studio quality film assets with the capabilities and infrastructure to produce and distribute high caliber, original content. They are engaged in the production and distribution of movies, television, fashion, sports, digital and music.
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announced 1/4/2018 via PR Newswire

SilverLake, will acquire Weld North Education

synopsis: Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, announced that it will acquire a majority stake in Weld North Education (WNE), a leading digital education technology company focused on developing digital curriculum and tools for preK-12th grade, from KKR.
buyer: SilverLake
Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with about $39 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 100 investment and value creation professionals located in Silicon Valley, New York, London, Hong Kong and Tokyo. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: Weld North Education
Weld North Education operates a platform of digital and SaaS educational solution businesses and makes control investments in high potential businesses in the education industry.
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announced 1/23/2019 via PR Newswire

Dynata, will acquire Reimagine Holdings Group

synopsis: Dynata, a global leader in first-party data and data services, announces it has reached an agreement to acquire Reimagine Holdings Group, a global leader in data creation and technology-enabled business intelligence headquartered in Westport, Connecticut.
buyer parent: Court Square Capital Partners
buyer: Dynata
Dynata is the premier global provider of data solutions and technology for consumer and B2B survey research. Dynata reaches participants in 90+ sample countries via internet, telephone, mobile/wireless and mixed-access offerings. "
target: Reimagine Holdings Group
Reimagine is a global leader in data creation for business intelligence, and has redefined the insights industry by acquiring and investing in growth-oriented, technology-enabled service companies.
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announced 12/2/2015 via BNC Analysis

Wealthsimple, will acquire ShareOwner

synopsis: Wealthsimple Financial Inc., Canada's leading online investing service, announced it has acquired Canadian ShareOwner Investments Inc., the country's first automated investment manager.
buyer: Wealthsimple
Wealthsimple is Canada's leading online investment manager, making smart and simple investing accessible to all Canadians with low minimums and low fees. Their on-demand financial planning services and investment advice educate clients and keep their investments on track. "
target: ShareOwner
ShareOwner (Canadian ShareOwner Investments) has been providing independent investment education and low-cost investing services to retail investors since 1987.
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closed 11/3/2014 via BusinessWire

Evercore Partners Inc., acquired ISI Group, Inc.

synopsis: Evercore announced that it has acquired the operating businesses of ISI International Strategy & Investment (“ISI”). ISI is a leading independent research-driven equity sales and agency trading firm. ISI is a full service broker-dealer offering macro and fundamental research, sales and trading.
buyer: Evercore Partners Inc. (EVR:$1,004.73)
Evercore Partners is a leading independent investment banking advisory firm. Evercore’s Investment Banking business advises its clients on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings, financings, public offerings, private placements and other strategic transactions. "
target: ISI Group, Inc.
ISI is a leading independent research-driven equity sales and agency trading firm. ISI strives to be the Street’s best investment research resource for their clients' money management performance. ISI is a full service broker-dealer offering macro and fundamental research, sales and trading.
price ($mm)
$132
rev ($mm)
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announced 3/14/2017 via BNC Analysis

Boubyan Petrochemical Company, will acquire Educational Holding Group

synopsis: Boubyan Petrochemicals, the first private-sector company in Kuwait that invested in the government-controlled petrochemical sector, is to acquire majority stake in Educational Holding Group, the first private educational investments organization in Kuwait. Boubyan Petrochemicals is looking to buy 32.8% stake and currently hold 21.12% stake.
buyer: Boubyan Petrochemical Company (KWSE:BPCC:$93.42)
Boubyan Petrochemical Company K.S.C., a Kuwaiti shareholding company listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange, is the first private-sector company in Kuwait that invested in the government-controlled petrochemical sector. The company was established on February 12, 1995 "
target: Educational Holding Group (KWSE:EDU:$38.04)
Founded in 1982, Educational Holding Group was the first private educational investments organization in Kuwait. The group has grown manifold with a portfolio that covers the entire educational life-cycle, ranging from K-12, tertiary education and vocational training and development.
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closed 5/23/2018 via BNC Analysis

startup300 AG, acquired Pioneers.io

synopsis: startup300, an Austrian angel investor network and business accelerator, has acquired Pioneers.io, an international relationship builder in the tech and startup scene. Pioneers' flagship event, Pioneers Festival, brings together a global community of 2,500 founders, investors, and innovation executives to build partnerships and shape the future.
buyer: startup300 AG
startup300 is an Austrian angel investor network and business accelerator that offers their services to Austrian startups. The group consists of 142 angels and investors that help startups grow their businesses. They focus on startups that have scalable, innovative or disruptive business models. "
target: Pioneers.io
Pioneers.io is an international relationship builder in the tech and startup scene, offering events, consulting, and investment. Their Pioneers Festival event brings together a global community of 2,500 founders, investors, and innovation executives to build partnerships and shape the future.
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closed 3/14/2017 via PR Newswire

The Shipyard, acquired TOMORRO\\\ LLC

synopsis: The Shipyard, an independent marketing firm, today announces the acquisition of TOMORRO\\\, an innovation consultancy led by marketing icon Jon Bond – combining the companies' strategic, creative and data-centric talents to address rising demand from businesses seeking to inoculate themselves against Disruption.
buyer: The Shipyard
The Shipyard is an independent marketing consultancy and the first "marketing engineering" firm. It is creating digital transformation for the world's most significant brands- where high velocity content creation meets big data, where competitive strategy meets creative and disruptive advertising. "
target: TOMORRO\\\ LLC
TOMORRO\\\ LLC is a consultancy designed to accelerate brand value through the adoption of the most forward-thinking marketing approaches and technologies. TOMORRO\\\ is an active investor and advisor in ad technology companies.
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closed 10/1/2010 via BNC Analysis

FXCM Inc., acquired ODL Securities

synopsis: ODL Group Limited (“ODL”), a leading, independent forex, derivatives, equities and commodities broker, has been acquired by US-based FXCM Holdings LLC (“FXCM”), a leading global forex broker that caters to both retail and institutional markets.
buyer: FXCM Inc. (GLBR:$417.32)
FXCM Inc. is a global online provider of foreign exchange (forex) trading and related services to retail and institutional customers worldwide. Clients benefit from FXCM's large network of forex liquidity providers enabling FXCM to offer competitive spreads on major currency pairs. "
target: ODL Securities
ODL Securities Limited (ODLS) commenced trading early in 1995. Initially it specialised in derivatives and equities but recently has seen significant growth in foreign exchange, equity CFDs, Corporate and Government bond trading and other over-the-counter (OTC) products.
price ($mm)
$55
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closed 7/24/2019 via BNC Analysis

VinaCapital Investment Management, acquired Smartly Pte Ltd

synopsis: VinaCapital, one of Vietnam’s leading investment management and real estate development firms, has acquired Smartly, a Singapore-based, financial technology company building a new-generation robo-advisor, providing a digital wealth management platform to retail investors.
buyer: VinaCapital Investment Management
Founded in 2003, VinaCapital is one of Vietnam’s leading investment management and real estate development firms, with a diversified portfolio of USD1.8 billion in assets under management. "
target: Smartly Pte Ltd
Smartly is a Singapore-based, financial technology company building a new-generation robo-advisor, providing a digital wealth management platform to retail investors.
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closed 2/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

Lynx Vermogensbeheer BV, acquired TradersOnly BV

synopsis: LYNX, a Dutch specialist in online investing, has acquired TradersOnly, the number 1 online broker for active investors in the Netherlands. TradersOnly's advanced trading platform provides investors with real-time prices and relevant information. TradeOnly allows users to easily trade shares in 19 different countries and 63 different exchanges.
buyer: Lynx Vermogensbeheer BV
LYNX is a Dutch specialist in online investing. LYNX provides investors with access to more than 100 exchanges in 20 countries through its user-friendly trading platform. The company was founded in 2006 and has been active on the Dutch market since 2007. "
target: TradersOnly BV
TradersOnly is the number 1 online broker for active investors in the Netherlands. TradersOnly's advanced trading platform provides investors with real-time prices and relevant information. TradeOnly allows users to easily trade shares in 19 different countries and 63 different exchanges.
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closed 3/28/2018 via Company Press Release

Mohamed Radwan & Omar Radwan, acquired Arab Finance Brokerage Company

synopsis: Arab Finance Brokerage Co. announced a group of investors finalized the acquisition of 100% of Arab Finance. Among the new shareholders, were market experts Mohamed Radwan, Ex-Board member In Pharos Securities and Omar Radwan. Arab Finance is one of the most prestigious and well-known news websites in the financial sector.
buyer: Mohamed Radwan & Omar Radwan
Mohamed Radwan is the Ex-Board member In Pharos Securities and Omar Radwan is the former Head of Asset Management in HC Securities & Investment. "
target: Arab Finance Brokerage Company
Arab Finance is one of the most prestigious and well-known news websites in the financial sector. Arab Finance has one of the oldest news portal covering the Egyptian EGX and macroeconomic news. In addition, Arab Finance also provides its services as a brokerage house specialized in online trading.
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announced 7/8/2016 via PR Newswire

Legg Mason, Inc., will acquire Financial Guard

synopsis: Legg Mason, Inc. announced that it has agreed to acquire an 82% majority equity interest in Financial Guard LLC, an online Registered Investment Advisor and innovative technology-enabled wealth management and investment advice platform. The firm will operate as part of Legg Mason's alternative distribution strategies business.
buyer: Legg Mason, Inc. (LM:$2,660.84)
Legg Mason is a global asset management firm that provides active asset management in many major investment centers throughout the world. "
target: Financial Guard
Financial Guard is a leading online investment advisor providing simple, professional and transparent investment advice through its interactive website. Financial Guard's technology allows investors to create a unique profile and view all of their investments in one place
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closed 6/1/2016 via PR Newswire

Ally, acquired TradeKing

synopsis: Ally Financial Inc., one of the world's largest automotive financial services companies, announced that it has acquired TradeKing Group, Inc., a digital wealth management company. TradeKing Group, Inc. provides online brokerage services for independent self-directed investors in the United States.
buyer: Ally (ALLY:$6,494.00)
Ally Financial Inc. is one of the world's largest automotive financial services companies. The company offers a full suite of automotive financing products and services in key markets around the world. "
target: TradeKing
TradeKing Group, Inc. provides online brokerage services for independent self-directed investors in the United States. It offers online trading services in the areas of options, stocks, exchange traded funds, mutual funds, fixed incomes, and foreign exchange funds.
price ($mm)
$275
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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closed 11/18/2015 via BusinessWire

TradeKing, acquired MB Trading Holdings, LLC

synopsis: TradeKing Group, Inc., an innovator in online brokerage, today announced that its acquisition of MB Trading has officially closed. With the addition of MB Trading’s renowned trading platform, TradeKing now offers a powerful, active trading experience for the most seasoned traders.
buyer: TradeKing
TradeKing Group, Inc. provides online brokerage services for independent self-directed investors in the United States. It offers online trading services in the areas of options, stocks, exchange traded funds, mutual funds, fixed incomes, and foreign exchange funds. "
target: MB Trading Holdings, LLC
MB Trading is a direct access brokerage firm that develops and markets direct access trading technology to online investors, institutions, and qualified destinations. Using a proprietary order routing system, the company allows investors to trade directly to the NASDAQ, NYSE and AMEX markets.
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Ticker: ASX:AKG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Academies Australasia Pty Limited
Academies Australasia is an education provider that service through 10 separately colleges operating in Australia and Singapore. They offer English language, Senior High School, Singapore Government School Preparatory Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Bachelor and Master degree courses.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$37.46
EBITDA ($mm)
$6.18
EBIT ($mm)
$5.53
Net Income ($mm)
$4.13
Employees
47
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Ticker: EVCI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EVCI Career Colleges
EVCI owns and operates accredited careers and college centers. Our vision is to grow both internally through the addition of new campuses and instructional programs and externally by acquiring additional degree granting institutions.
year
2006
rev ($mm)
$65.45
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.61)
EBIT ($mm)
($6.02)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: JASDAQ:4720
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Johnan Academic Preparatory Institute, Inc.
Johnan Academic Preparatory Institute, Inc.
Based in Japan, Johnan Academic Preparatory Institute, Inc. manages advanced classes, including preparatory schools and individual guidance, as well as classrooms for infants, young children, and employment support schools.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$65.16
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.20)
EBIT ($mm)
($4.21)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
387
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Ticker: MBA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CIBT Education Group Inc.
CIBT Education Group Inc.
CIBT Education Group Inc. is an education management company focused on the global education market. CIBT Group owns and operates a network of business, technical and language colleges and offers cooperative joint programmes in 18 countries.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$57.97
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.61
EBIT ($mm)
($0.20)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
564
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Ticker: TSE:4735
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kyoshin Co., Ltd.
Kyoshin Co., Ltd.
Kyoshin Co., Ltd. is a Japanese company that operates cram schools in Japan, Germany, China, and the USA. Their schools are aimed at primary to high school students. Kyoshin provides services for exam preparation, English language learning for young children, and Japanese language learning.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$162.12
EBITDA ($mm)
$12.17
EBIT ($mm)
$4.76
Net Income ($mm)
$4.86
Employees
1463
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Ticker: NSEI:CAREERP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Career Point Ltd.
Career Point Limited is a leading Indian education company with strong brand equity of providing quality education since 1993. With a strong foundation of academic excellence, Career Point caters to the needs of a student throughout the life cycle of a student (K.G. to PhD.)
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$14.43
EBITDA ($mm)
$6.02
EBIT ($mm)
$5.40
Net Income ($mm)
$3.68
Employees
606
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Ticker: CEU
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
China Education Alliance, Inc.
China Education Alliance, Inc.
China Education Alliance, Inc. is a fast-growing, leading, China-based company offering high-quality education resources and services to students ages 6 to 18 and adults (university students and professionals) ages 18 and over.
year
2010
rev ($mm)
$46.27
EBITDA ($mm)
$18.27
EBIT ($mm)
$16.58
Net Income ($mm)
$15.26
Employees
409
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Ticker: EDU
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
New Oriental
New Oriental
New Oriental is the largest comprehensive educational company in China. The business of New Oriental includes pre-school education, general courses for students of various age levels, online education, overseas study consulting, and textbook publishing.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$771.72
EBITDA ($mm)
$143.16
EBIT ($mm)
$116.80
Net Income ($mm)
$132.69
Employees
18763
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Ticker: BSE:540403
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CL Educate Limited
CL Educate Limited
CL Educate Limited (CL), is India’s leading education & knowledge services provider. CL Educate operates through two segments, which include Education and training program (including sale of study material) and Vocational training.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$43.09
EBITDA ($mm)
$6.20
EBIT ($mm)
$5.08
Net Income ($mm)
$3.64
Employees
376
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Ticker: CNSX:EA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EA Education Group Inc
EA Education Group Inc
EA Education Group Inc. is a leading provider serving the unique needs of international junior and senior high school students and an active promoter of international education & cultural exchange between Canada and China.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$1.66
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.43
EBIT ($mm)
$0.42
Net Income ($mm)
$0.29
Employees
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Ticker: TSX-V:LOY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Loyalist Group Limited
Loyalist Group Limited
Loyalist Group is an educational organization that is in the business of providing in-class private education services, with an emphasis on teaching the following: (i) ESL; (ii) professional development courses; and (iii) college transfer preparation programs.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$47.90
EBITDA ($mm)
$5.40
EBIT ($mm)
$4.40
Net Income ($mm)
$3.00
Employees
24
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Ticker: JASDAQ:9696
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
With Us Corp
With Us Corp
With Us Corporation operates in the education industry in Japan. The company owns and operates tutoring schools that offers group and individual tutoring for elementary, middle, and high school students. They also operate preparatory schools to help students pass high school certification exams.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$134.56
EBITDA ($mm)
$9.21
EBIT ($mm)
$5.39
Net Income ($mm)
$0.75
Employees
779
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Ticker: TAL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TAL Education Group
TAL Education Group
Tomorrow Advancing Life (TAL) is a leading education and technology enterprise in China. Since its establishment, TAL is committed to integrating technologies and the Internet into education, to deliver a better study experience for children through K-12.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$2,340.52
EBITDA ($mm)
$372.20
EBIT ($mm)
$293.75
Net Income ($mm)
$337.16
Employees
28637
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Ticker: ONE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
OneSmart International Education Group Limited
OneSmart International Education Group Limited is the largest premium K-12 after-school education service provider in China in terms of revenue in 2016 and 2017. Their vision is to build the most trusted "Third Classroom" outside of home and school.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$375.79
EBITDA ($mm)
$43.74
EBIT ($mm)
$33.27
Net Income ($mm)
$37.93
Employees
9023
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Ticker: TSE:4668
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Meiko Network Japan Co. Ltd.
Meiko Network Japan Co. Ltd.
Meiko Network Japan Co. Ltd. owns and operates tutoring cram schools in Japan. Their schools offer inexpensive individual tutoring for self-motivated learning and supplementary studies for students with average scores. Meiko Network Japan has schools located in every prefecture in Japan.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$174.92
EBITDA ($mm)
$19.29
EBIT ($mm)
$13.41
Net Income ($mm)
$6.01
Employees
814
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Ticker: DSECF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Daiwa Securities Group Inc.
Daiwa Securities Group Inc.
Daiwa Securities Group offers traditional and online securities brokerage to individuals and businesses through its Daiwa Securities Co. subsidiary. Daiwa Securities SMBC offers investment banking services, mostly to domestic companies and Japan-based multinationals.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$422,370.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$21,966.00
EBIT ($mm)
($19,147.00)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
14432
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Ticker: MS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities, wealth management and investment management services. With offices in more than 43 countries, the Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$39,316.00
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$8,509.00
Employees
60469
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Ticker: BOVESPA:BPAC3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
BTG Pactual
BTG Pactual is a global investment bank, asset manager, and wealth manager with a dominant franchise in Latin America. BTG Pactual provides a range of financial services to a global client base that includes corporations, institutional investors, governments and high net worth individuals.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,263.03
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$635.89
Employees
0
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Ticker: EVR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Evercore Partners Inc.
Evercore Partners Inc.
Evercore Partners is a leading independent investment banking advisory firm. Evercore’s Investment Banking business advises its clients on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings, financings, public offerings, private placements and other strategic transactions.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$1,004.73
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$80.61
Employees
1275
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Ticker: MISX:OFCB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Otkritie Financial Corporation Ltd.
Otkritie Financial Corporation Ltd.
OTKRITIE Financial Corporation Ltd. is one of Russia’s leading banking groups which offers its clients and partners the full array of investment banking, commercial banking, brokerage and investment management services.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$855.02
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$33.30
Employees
15135
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Ticker: RODM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rodman & Renshaw Capital Group, Inc.
Rodman & Renshaw Capital Group, Inc.
Rodman & Renshaw is a full-service investment bank dedicated to providing corporate finance, strategic advisory and related services to public and private companies across multiple sectors and regions. Rodman also provides research and sales and trading services to institutional investors.
year
2010
rev ($mm)
$132.23
EBITDA ($mm)
$45.69
EBIT ($mm)
$43.41
Net Income ($mm)
$27.30
Employees
114
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Ticker: DB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Deutsche Bank AG
Deutsche Bank AG
Deutsche Bank is a leading global investment bank with a substantial private clients franchise. Its businesses are mutually reinforcing. A leader in Germany and Europe, the bank is continuously growing in North America, Asia and key emerging markets.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$30,154.05
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
97130
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Ticker: CM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) is a leading North American financial institution with nearly 11 million personal banking and business clients. CIBC offers a full range of products and services through its comprehensive electronic banking network, branches and offices.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$13,041.55
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$3,948.96
Employees
44797
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Ticker: SHSE:60003
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CITIC Securities Company Limited
CITIC Securities Company Limited
CITIC Securities Company Limited is a leading full-service investment bank in China, it maintains the leading position on business fronts such as investment banking, brokerage, asset management, investment advisory service, etc.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$8,676.30
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$3,266.22
Employees
13209
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Ticker: ENXTPA:ROTH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rothschild
Rothschild
Rothschild provides strategic, M&A, wealth management and fundraising advice and services to governments, companies and individuals worldwide. They are a global financial advisory group which is family-controlled and independent.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,155.80
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$287.33
Employees
3491
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Ticker: FCN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FTI Consulting, Inc.
FTI Consulting, Inc.
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$1,926.55
EBITDA ($mm)
$252.49
EBIT ($mm)
$218.08
Net Income ($mm)
$181.66
Employees
4608
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Ticker: COWN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cowen Group, Inc.
Cowen Group, Inc.
Cowen Inc. is a diversified financial services firm that operates through two business segments: a broker dealer and an investment management division. Cowen Inc. focuses on delivering value-added capabilities to their clients in order to help them outperform.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$865.94
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$36.16
Employees
0
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Ticker: LTS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc.
Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services is engaged in investment banking, equity research, institutional sales and trading, independent brokerage and advisory services and asset management services through its principal subsidiaries, Ladenburg Thalmann & Co., Investacorp and Triad Advisors, Inc.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$150.68
EBITDA ($mm)
($9.89)
EBIT ($mm)
($13.63)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
62
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Ticker: CASE:CICH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CI Capital Holding S.A.E.
CI Capital Holding S.A.E.
CI Capital is a diversified financial services group and Egypt’s leading provider of leasing, microfinance, and investment banking products and services. CI Capital leverages its full-fledged investment banking platform to provide market leading capital raising and M&A advisory.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$95.24
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$24.90
Employees
0
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Ticker: NMR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nomura Holdings, Inc.
Nomura Holdings, Inc.
Nomura is a leading financial services group and the preeminent Asian-based investment bank with worldwide reach. Nomura provides a broad range of innovative solutions tailored to the specific requirements of individual, institutional, corporate and government clients.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$16,764.45
EBITDA ($mm)
$3,560.91
EBIT ($mm)
$2,646.31
Net Income ($mm)
$346.80
Employees
35697
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