Posted on: 06/04/13
London—Reed Elsevier Group has completed the sale of its French b-to-b media and professional services unit, Reed Business Information France, to funds managed by Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners, BNP Paribas Développement and some officers of the company.
Posted on: 05/23/13
New York—LexisNexis Legal & Professional announced Wednesday that, together with Reed Elsevier Properties, it has acquired the publishing brands and businesses of Sheshunoff and A.S. Pratt from Thompson Media Group. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Posted on: 04/28/13
Not many CEOs share the view of Edward Gillette, president-CEO of Scranton Gillette Communications/SGC Horizon, who said, “The recession was the best thing that ever happened to our company.”
Posted on: 03/26/13
As with the rest of b-to-b publishing, the rise of digital continues to be the ongoing story for audience development. With the proliferation of new screens for consuming content, audience developers have to stay flexible and be open to new ideas. We go in detail on five trends to be aware of that...
Posted on: 02/13/13
Following a rebound year in 2012, the media M&A market saw a flurry of deal announcements in January, raising hopes for another big year. Buyers are especially on the lookout for acquisition targets with strong digital assets. The market for events is also robust. Another encouraging sign for this...
Posted on: 02/06/13
London—B-to-b media company UBM has agreed to sell most of its data services business to private equity firm Electra Partners for about $251 million.
Posted on: 01/03/13
Long Beach, Calif.—Reed Exhibitions has acquired the Agenda trade show for the streetwear and action sports industries. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.