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Vista Equity to acquire Advisory Board’s education business for $1.55 bln

The Advisory Board Company has agreed to sell its education business, which includes Royall & Company, to Vista Equity Partners, for $1.55 billion. The deal is expected to close by the end of the year or early 2018. Also, the Advisory Board will sell its health care business to Optum, a health s…

Safanad beefs up stake in HC-One

Safanad has increased its investment in UK-based HC-One, a provider of health and social care in the United Kingdom. No financial terms were disclosed. The transaction follows HC-One's announced acquisition of 122 Bupa care homes. In 2014, Safanad and Formation Capital led the acquisition of HC-One,…

Avenue Capital-backed blank check company to merge with Estre Ambiental

Boulevard Acquisition Corp II, a blank check company from Avenue Capital Group, is combining with Estre Ambiental SA. Estre, a leading management company in Brazil and Latin America, will become a public company with an initial enterprise value of $1.1 billion. Existing Estre shareholders will own 4…

Welsh Slate completes a quadruple of schools in Scotland

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