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1 August 2014

Lion Equity gets claws into real estate publisher Endurance Business Media

leo-1364549-m US private equity firm Lion Equity Partners has bought all the print and digital assets of Endurance Business Media through its affiliate NewPoint Media Group.

30 July 2014

Banks prepare €845m loan package for EQT’s buyout of BvD

euro Banks have prepared a €845m leveraged loan package for Nordic private equity firm EQT’s acquisition of information provider Bureau Van Dijk Electronic Publishing.

3 March 2014

GMT Communications Partners seals $94m Karnov Group refinancing

Danish Denmark flag European private equity investor GMT Communication Partners has refinanced business intelligence portfolio company Karnov Group with DKK510m ($94m).

27 February 2014

Omers, Apax-backed Nelson Education could default within six months

Private equity-backed textbook publisher Nelson Education is likely to default on a loan used in its buyout in 2007 within six months.

16 September 2013

Mergermarket draws interest from private equity firms

Financial information publisher Mergermarket, which has been put up for sale by Financial Times publisher Pearson, has reportedly attracted interest from a number of private equity firms.

5 September 2013

Bridgepoint seeks exit for Dutch school textbook company Noordhoff Uitgevers

European private equity firm Bridgepoint Advisers is seeking to exit Dutch educational publishing company Noordhoff Uitgevers,.

20 August 2013

NewSpring taps tech growth vehicle to lead $11m Open Road Series C

eBook-Reader Pennsylvania-headquartered private equity firm NewSpring Capital has led an $11m Series C financing round for e-book publisher Open Road Integrated Media by investing $8m in the business.

19 June 2013

BC Partners acquires Springer Science for €3.3bn

BC Partners has bought German publishing group Springer Science+Business Media from fellow private equity firm EQT and the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation for €3.3bn.

14 June 2013

EQT, GIC to float Springer Science

The private equity owners of German publishing group Springer Science reportedly opted for an IPO after talks with buyout firm BC Partners collapsed.

12 June 2013

BC Partners only remaining bidder for Springer Science

book pages paper_sq Private equity firm BC Partners is reportedly the last remaining suitor for private equity-backed German publishing group Springer Science+Business Media.

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