Archive for December, 2009

Press release: The Publishing Group ends year with two new acquisitions

December 4, 2009
Date: 02 Dec 09


New titles double business

London based The Publishing Group (TPG) has bought independent financial news and comparison website Every Investor along with TheShareWeekly and MoneyMaker brands.

It is the second major acquisition for TPG in recent months and the company is looking forward to further additions to its business in 2010 and beyond.

TPG also recently acquired Property Wire, the global property wire news service, which is due to expand further in 2010 with international guides and newsletters offering the latest analysis and commentary.

It marks a highly successful year for the new media company which was set up in April 2008 acquiring a number of well established brands from the administrators of Charterhouse Communications, as well as its data.

It now means that the group data division has a list of 1.6 million users which it is supplying with up to date information and news across the board. Its other publications are Mortgage Introducer, Homebuying and Investment International.

“We have made no secret of our desire to grow our business despite the recession. It is an ideal time for us to be investing in the future. Part of our success is that we ensure our acquisitions fit in with our existing products and complement our plans for the future,” said TPG managing director Ramesh Sharma.

“We are delighted with the purchases of Every Investor and Property Wire. This fits in perfectly with our current products and our business strategy. We have already doubled in size this year and we enter 2010 poised to continue with our strategy to expand,” he added.

TPG will also be working with its editors to expand the information available both in print and on-line.


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About TPG’s Publications:
Mortgage Introducer is a leading industry magazine and website aimed at the mortgage professional and independent financial adviser. Now in its 10th year of publication, it is leading the way for mortgage professionals by maintaining a strong editorial focus on development and training.

Homebuying is a consumer website catering for home buyers and re-mortgagors in digital format to download or view online. It covers the latest tips about buying, selling or renovating your home and also home insurance and help on finding a mortgage adviser.

Investment International is a long-established offshore investment website aimed at the high-net-worth investor who is interested in bonds, funds, equities and offshore savings accounts. Readership varies from UK-based individuals looking to invest in global opportunities, to international investors interested in tax efficient investment offers.

Property Wire provides daily breaking news covering global property markets as well as in-depth analysis and commentary. It covers residential and commercial property sectors around the globe with the latest information on both traditional and emerging markets. It is aimed at professional investors and analysts as well as those involved in the real estate industry.

Every Investor is an online publication offering the latest independent financial news. It also has comparison tables, research reports and free guides and newsletters that are aimed at everyone who is interested in investing.