The Service of the Commission for the Protection of Competition has received a notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of the share capital of GLE UK Topco Ltd by Renaissance Learning, Inc., via Renaissance Learning UK Ltd.
Renaissance Learning, Inc. is a company incorporated under the laws of Wisconsin, United States of America. It is a provider of software for the education sector for children from Kindergarten to the 12th grade. It provides reading and math practice materials to help students improve their writing and numeracy skills, as well as proprietary reading quizzes.
Renaissance Learning UK Ltd is a company registered under the laws of the United Kingdom. It is engaged in providing educational software solutions for children from Kindergarten to the 12th grade.
GLE UK Topco Ltd is a company incorporated under the laws of the United Kingdom and is an investment holding company, which belongs to the GL Education Group. GL Education Group focuses on providing primarily software-based assessments and related services in the field of education for children from Kindergarten to the 12th grade. More specifically, the Group’s products include i) benchmarking assessments, ii) assessments of well-being and social and emotional learning iii) formative assessments and iv) diagnostic assessments.