Ohio doctor Mrunal Shah recently shipped four boxes of medical texts to developing countries because he can’t recall the last time he cracked a book rather than tapping for information on his iPad.
Regulators plan to publish indexes based on power and gas market data to be collected under stricter European energy market transparency rules.
Reed Elsevier Plc, owner of the LexisNexis database, sold its French media unit RBI France to funds belonging to Edmond de Rothschild Group and BNP Paribas Developpement to reduce its dependence on advertising revenue.
Reed Elsevier Plc, owner of the LexisNexis database, acquired Mendeley Ltd., a cloud-based research and collaboration service, to add to its scientific, technical and medical publishing.
Internet entrepreneur Jay Penske agreed to buy Variety magazine from Reed Elsevier Plc to add the entertainment trade publication to his stable of websites such as Deadline Hollywood and Movieline.
Reed Elsevier Plc, the owner of the LexisNexis database, said nine-month revenue increased on growth in its risk business and after disposing of print assets that didn’t fit its strategy.