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  • 08/29/2017 06:10:17

    The Advisory Board Co. to sell health care and education businesses for about $2.58 billion

    The Advisory Board Company said Tuesday it has entered agreements to sell its health care business to health services company Optum, and its education business to private-equity firm Vista Equity Partners, in a deal with a total value of $2.58 billion. Vista will acquire the education business, including Royall & Company, for $1.55 billion, in a deal expected to close by year-end or early 2018. Optum will merge with the health care business for $1.3 billion, including debt, in a deal also expected to close by year-end or early 2018. The Advisory Board Co. shares were halted for the news, but have gained 50% in 2017, while the S&P 500 has gained 9%. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.

  • 08/15/2017 16:44:02

    CEOs' Dilemma: Supporting Trump's Agenda, Opposing His Behavior

    Several prominent chief executives are leaving President Trump's manufacturing advisory board in response to his views on the violence in Charlottesville. They find themselves in a tough position.

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