MIAMI, Nov. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Laureate Education, Inc. (LAUR) (the “Company”) announced today the commencement of an underwritten secondary offering of 32,842,183 common shares of the Company by certain existing shareholders associated with are Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. LP (the “Selling Shareholders”). The Company is not selling shares and will not receive any proceeds from the sale of the shares offered by the Selling Shareholders.
Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, BTIG, LLC, Loop Capital Markets LLC, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, BMO Capital Markets Corp. and Mizuho Securities USA LLC acting as Book-Running Manager and AmeriVet Securities, Inc., Blaylock Van, LLC, Tigress Financial Partners LLC, Roberts & Ryan Investments Inc., Samuel A. Ramirez & Company, Inc., Cabrera Capital Markets LLC, Academy Securities, Inc. and Telsey Advisory Group LLC are acting as co-managers for this offering.
A shelf registration statement on Form S-3ASR was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) on April 23, 2021 and was effective automatically upon filing, as amended by the prospectus supplement dated December 10, 2021. A Preliminary Form The prospectus supplement relating to the offering described above was filed with the SEC today. The offering is being made only by means of a written prospectus, including a prospectus supplement, which forms an integral part of the registration statement. This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any securities, nor may there be any sale of such securities in any state or jurisdiction where such offer, solicitation or sale is pending registration would be unlawful or qualify under the securities laws of any state or jurisdiction.
The preliminary prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus relating to this offering are available on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov. Copies of the preliminary prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus relating to this offering are also available from: Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, Attention: Prospectus Department, 200 West Street, New York, NY 10282, Telephone: 1-866-471-2526, Fax: 212-902-9316, Email: [email protected]; or BTIG, LLC, 65 E 55th St, New York, NY 10022, email: [email protected] The final terms of the offering will be disclosed in a final prospectus supplement to be filed with the SEC.
About Laureate Education, Inc.
Laureate Education, Inc. operates five higher education institutions throughout Mexico and Peru and enrolls more than 400,000 students in quality undergraduate, graduate, and specialty programs through campus-based and online learning. Our universities have a deep commitment to academic quality and innovation, strive for market-leading employability results and work to make higher education more accessible. At Laureate, we know that countries thrive and societies benefit when our students are successful.
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