LexisNexis Acquires Sheshunoff and A.S. Pratt

May 23, 2013

LexisNexis Legal & Professional, a provider of content and technology solutions, announced that, together with Reed Elsevier Properties SA, it has acquired the publishing brands and businesses of Sheshunoff and A.S. Pratt from the Thompson Media Group. Financial details were not disclosed.

Known for its "how to" guides for compliance professionals, the Sheshunoff collection of publications includes more than 100 titles offering expert information for the financial services industry with a focus on federally regulated banking and credit union lending activities. The A.S. Pratt collection has established as a leader in analytical content for the banking and commercial practice areas and includes 40 titles covering key legal and regulatory issues.

Both collections will continue to be offered in print format, but LexisNexis intends to enhance the value by offering them through digital channels, including as ebooks and online.