CPPIB and Blackstone to Acquire Ascend Learning

Posted on 04/14/2017


Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and funds managed by The Blackstone Group inked a deal to acquire Burlington, Massachusetts-based Ascend Learning, LLC, a provider of educational content, software and analytics solutions. The sellers are private equity funds advised by Providence Equity Partners LLC and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (OTPP). Providence Equity Partners had a […]