McGraw-Hill Education, Inc.

2 Penn Plaza,
New York, New York 10121
United States,
(800) 338-3987

McGraw-Hill Education is a publisher and marketer of textbooks for elementary and high school students, as well as to university students and professionals.

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Year ≤ '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 T
Buy (1.0/yr) # 7 2 1 2 - - 12
vol $50M $50M
Sell (0.2/yr) # 1 - 1 - - - 2

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McGraw-Hill Education was acquired by Apollo Global Management And ATP Private Equity Partners on March 22, 2013.

McGraw-Hill Education has acquired 12 companies of its own, including 6 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 2 assets.

McGraw-Hill Education’s largest acquisition to date was in 2014, when it acquired Engrade for $50M. McGraw-Hill Education has acquired in 6 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include information technology (25%) and education (17%).

When analyzing the media sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 353 media companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 24 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 2 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic media acquirer over the past 3 years is Emerald Expositions, with 11 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the media sector over the past 3 years is Providence Equity Partners with 4 platform acquisitions.

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