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Pearson group: Holdings

Holdings

This page offers an indication of the Pearson media group's holdings.


Book Publishing

Non-education book imprints include

  • Penguin
  • Allen Lane
  • Avery
  • Berkley Books
  • Dial
  • Dutton
  • Dorling Kindersley
  • Frederick Warne
  • Grosset & Dunlap
  • Hamish Hamilton
  • Ladybird
  • Plume
  • Puffin
  • Putnam
  • Michael Joseph
  • Riverhead
  • Rough Guides
  • Viking

Educational publishing and services

Education imprints and services include -

  • Prentice Hall
  • Scott Foresman
  • Allyn & Bacon
  • Addison Wesley Longman
  • Macmillan USA
  • NCS Pearson
  • Adobe Press
  • QUE
  • Sams
  • Cisco Press
  • New Riders
  • Peachpit
  • National Computer Systems
  • Learning Network
  • LessonLab
  • The Forum Corporation - corporate training

Newspapers and magazines in US and UK

Titles and associated sites include -

  • The Financial Times
  • Financial Times Business
  • Investors Chronicle
  • The Banker
  • Money Management
  • Financial Adviser
  • FTSE International
  • FT.com
  • FTyourmoney.com

Financial broadcasting

  • Data Broadcasting Corporation (60%), including eSignal and MarketWatch.com

Newspapers and magazines in France

  • Groupe Les Echos

Newspapers, magazines and sites in South Africa

  • BDFM (50%) publishers of South Africa’s leading financial newspaper and magazine Business Day and Financial Mail

Economist group

  • The Economist Group (50%)

Recoletos newspaper, magazine and broadcasting group

Recoletos - whose sale was announced in December 2004 - includes -

  • Expansion
  • Marca
  • Telva
  • El Mundo (30%)
  • Economica (50%)
  • Antena 3 (10%)
  • Via Digital (5%)

Broadcasting and film/video production

Pearson's broadcasting interests formerly included -

  • 22% stake in RTL group (controlled by Bertelsmann), the largest commercial television and radio broadcaster in the EU
  • Pearson Broadband - programming
  • Penguin Television - programming