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11/22/2017Laureate Education, Inc. agrees to sell its institutions in Italy and Cyprus to Galileo Global Education
BALTIMORE, Nov. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the world’s largest global network of higher education institutions, and Galileo Global Education, a company under the umbrella of Providence Equity, a leading global asset management firm, have signed an agreement for the sale of Laureate’s institutions in Italy and Cyprus for a total transaction value of Euro 225 million (USD 263 million at the current exchange rate). Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti Milano ... 
11/08/2017Laureate Education Reports Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2017 Financial Results
BALTIMORE, Nov. 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, today announced financial results for the third quarter and the nine months ended September 30, 2017. Third Quarter 2017 Highlights (compared to third quarter 2016): Revenue increased 6% to $983.4 million; up 4% on an organic constant currency basis. Operating (loss) income decreased by $18.2 million to an operating loss of $(5.7) million in the 2017 fiscal qua... 
11/08/2017Laureate Education, Inc. Announces Appointment of Chief Financial Officer
BALTIMORE, Nov. 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Laureate Education, Inc. (Nasdaq:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, announced the appointment of Jean-Jacques Charhon as its new Executive Vice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Charhon will join Laureate on January 1, 2018 and will be based in Baltimore. He will report to Eilif Serck-Hanssen, Laureate’s current President and Chief Administrative Officer, who will become Chief Executive Officer on that dat... 
11/01/2017Laureate Education Announces Date of Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call
BALTIMORE, Nov. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, plans to release results for the quarter ended September 30, 2017, on Wednesday, November 8, 2017, after the stock market closes. Following the release, the Company will host a telephone conference call with investors and analysts at 5:00 p.m. ET to discuss the third quarter results and the Company's business outlook. Interested parties are invited to listen to the ear... 
10/19/2017Laureate Education Releases 2017 Global Impact Report and Honors Outstanding Students and Faculty
BALTIMORE, Oct. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (Nasdaq:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, released its 2017 Global Impact Report recognizing its impact across 25 countries, at nearly 70 institutions, and in the lives of more than one million students in its international network. The report details the impact made by Laureate and its institutions in 2016 through network-wide programs, institutional commitments, Certified B Corporation® status, and awards and s... 
10/17/2017Laureate Education, Inc., the First Public Benefit Corporation To Go Public, is Named “B Corp MVP” in 2017
BALTIMORE, Oct. 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (Nasdaq:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, was named "B Corp MVP” in 2017 in recognition of the most impactful contributions to the B Corp movement over the last year. This recognition, given by the non-profit B Lab, comes eight months after Laureate’s listing on Nasdaq and becoming the first Public Benefit Corporation (PBC) to go public on any stock exchange in the world. Laureate is also the largest Certified B ... 
09/29/2017Laureate Education to Present at Deutsche Bank 2017 Leveraged Finance Conference
BALTIMORE, Sept. 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, today announced that the Company will participate in the Deutsche Bank 2017 Leveraged Finance Conference on October 3, 2017. The presentation, which will begin at approximately 1:00 p.m. EDT, will be webcast live and may be accessed through Upcoming Events in the Investor Relations section of the Laureate website at www.laureate.net.  The webcast will be archived and ... 
09/14/2017Laureate Education, Inc. Announces CEO Transition Plan
BALTIMORE, Sept. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Laureate Education, Inc. (Nasdaq:LAUR), the world’s largest global network of higher education institutions, announced that, effective January 1, 2018, Eilif Serck-Hanssen, current President and Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), will become Chief Executive Officer (CEO); and Ricardo Berckemeyer, current Chief Operating Officer (COO), will assume the additional title of President. Douglas Becker, Laureate’s Founder, Chairman, and CEO, will ... 
09/11/2017Laureate Education to Present at BMO Capital Markets 17th Annual Back to School Conference
BALTIMORE, Md., Sept. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, today announced that the Company will participate in BMO Capital Markets 17th Annual Back to School Conference on September 14, 2017. The presentation, which will begin at approximately 11:15 a.m., will be webcast live and may be accessed through Upcoming Events in the Investor Relations section of the Laureate website at www.laureate.net. The webcast will be arc... 
08/31/2017Laureate Education, Inc. Announces Appointment of Chief Legal Officer
BALTIMORE, Aug. 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Laureate Education, Inc. (Nasdaq:LAUR) announced the appointment of Victoria Silbey as its new senior vice president, secretary, and chief legal officer. With more than 25 years of legal experience, Silbey joins the Laureate team after nearly 20 years at SunGard Data Systems Inc., a global software and services company, where she was the chief legal officer and senior vice president. Previously, she was a litigation attorney at Morgan, Lew... 
08/08/2017Laureate Education Reports Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2017 Financial Results
BALTIMORE, Aug. 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, today announced financial results for the second quarter and the six months ended June 30, 2017. Second Quarter 2017 Highlights (compared to second quarter 2016): Revenue increased 4% to $1,277.4 million; up 8% on an organic constant currency basis Operating income increased by $33.3 million to $243.9 million, including a $22.8 million one-time charge  related ... 
07/31/2017Laureate Education Announces Date of Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call
BALTIMORE, July 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, plans to release results for the quarter ended June 30, 2017, on Tuesday, August 8, 2017, after the stock market closes. Following the release, the Company will host a telephone conference call with investors and analysts at 5:00 p.m. ET to discuss the second quarter results and the Company's business outlook. Interested parties are invited to listen to the earnings conf... 
06/09/2017Laureate Education to Present at William Blair's 2017 Growth Stock Conference
BALTIMORE, June 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAUR), the global leader in higher education, today announced that the Company will participate in William Blair's 2017 Growth Stock Conference on June 13, 2017. The presentation, which will begin at approximately 04:10 p.m., will be webcast live and may be accessed through Upcoming Events in the Investor Relations section of the Laureate website at www.laureate.net.  The webcast will be archived and available for repla... 
06/05/2017Laureate Education To Present At Baird 2017 Global Consumer, Technology And Services Conference
BALTIMORE, June 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAUR), the global leader in higher education, today announced that the Company will participate in Baird's 2017 Global Consumer, Technology & Services Conference on June 6, 2017. The presentation, which will begin at approximately 10:15 a.m., will be webcast live and may be accessed through Upcoming Events in the Investor Relations section of the Laureate website at www.laureate.net. The webcast will be archived and... 
05/11/2017Laureate Education Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
BALTIMORE, May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAUR), the global leader in higher education, today announced financial results for the first quarter 2017. First Quarter 2017 Highlights (compared to first quarter 2016): New enrollments increased 4% excluding asset dispositions and adjusted for the timing of our intake in Peru due to severe floods in that country Total enrollments increased 2%, up 3% excluding asset dispos... 
05/02/2017Laureate Education Announces Date Of First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Conference Call
BALTIMORE, May 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAUR), the global leader in higher education, plans to release results for the quarter ended March 31, 2017, on Thursday, May 11, 2017, before the stock market opens.  Following the release, the Company will host a telephone conference call with investors and analysts at 8:00 a.m. ET to discuss the first quarter results and the Company's business outlook. Interested parties are invited t... 
04/21/2017Laureate Education Announces Pricing of $800 Million of Senior Notes
BALTIMORE, April 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. (Nasdaq: LAUR) ("Laureate") announced today that it has priced an offering of $800 million aggregate principal amount of 8.250% senior notes due 2025 (the "Notes").   The offering is expected to close on April 26, 2017, subject to customary closing conditions. Laureate intends to use the net proceeds from the offering of the Notes, together with a portion of the net proceeds from its initial public offering and net proceeds fr... 
04/17/2017Laureate Education Announces Proposed Offering of up to $800 Million of Senior Notes
BALTIMORE, April 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. (Nasdaq:  LAUR) ("Laureate") announced today that it intends, subject to market and other customary conditions, to offer up to $800 million in aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2025 (the "Notes") in a private offering to eligible purchasers under Rule 144A and Regulation S under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act").  Laureate's obligations under the Notes will be guaranteed by certain wholly-... 
03/28/2017Laureate Education Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2016 Financial Results
BALTIMORE, March 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAUR), the global leader in higher education, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2016, and provided guidance for the full year 2017. Fourth Quarter 2016 Highlights (compared to fourth quarter 2015): Total enrollments increased 2%, up 3% excluding asset dispositions Revenue increased 2% to $1,176 million; up 8% on an organic constant curren... 
03/28/2017Laureate Education Announces Promotions to President & Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Operating Officer
BALTIMORE, March 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. announced today the departure of its President & Chief Operating Officer, Enderson Guimarães, and the promotions of two of its most senior executives. Eilif Serck-Hanssen, the company's Chief Financial Officer for the past nine years, will assume the role of President & Chief Administrative Officer. Serck-Hanssen will retain the Chief Financial Officer role until a successor in that role is named. Ricardo Berckemeyer, a 1... 
03/13/2017Laureate Education Announces Date Of Fourth Quarter And Fiscal Year 2016 Earnings Release And Conference Call
--> BALTIMORE , March 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAUR), the global leader in higher education, plans to release results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2016 , on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 , after the stock market closes.  Following the release, the Company will host a telephone conference call with investors and analysts at 5:00 p.m. ET to discuss the fourth quarter and full yea... 
02/06/2017Laureate Education Announces Closing of its Initial Public Offering
BALTIMORE, Feb. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. (Nasdaq: LAUR) ("Laureate") announced today the closing of its initial public offering of Class A common stock. Shares of Laureate began trading on the Nasdaq Global Select Market on February 1, 2017, under the symbol "LAUR." In connection with the offering, Laureate issued a total of 35,000,000 shares of Class A common stock at a price to the public of $14.00 per share. Laureate has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to p... 
01/31/2017Laureate Education Announces Pricing of its Initial Public Offering
BALTIMORE, Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 35,000,000 shares of Class A common stock at a price to the public of $14.00 per share. Laureate has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 5,250,000 shares of Class A common stock at the initial public offering price less underwriting discounts and commissions. Shares of Laureate's Class A common stock are expected to begin trading on ...