July 2006

JEGI Represents Thomson in Sale of Peterson's to Nelnet

The Thomson Corporation sold Peterson’s, a leading provider of education and career guidance, to Nelnet, one of the leading education finance companies in the US. The addition of Peterson’s expands the products and services that the two companies can offer to students, families, schools, lenders, guarantors, and military partners. It will advance Nelnet’s initiative to match college-bound students with higher education institutions.

The Jordan, Edmiston Group represented Thomson in this transaction.