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Laureate Education, Inc. (Nasdaq: LAUR) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell Remotely from Baltimore in Celebration of Its IPO




Laureate Education, Inc. (Nasdaq:LAUR), the largest global network of degree-granting higher education institutions, will open the Nasdaq Stock Market in celebration of its initial public offering (IPO).

In honor of the occasion, Douglas L. Becker, Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will ring the Opening Bell remotely from Baltimore.


Wednesday, February 1, 2017 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET          

Laureate Media Contact:

Laureate Education, Inc.

Adam Smith

U.S.: 1-786-334-8989

Brunswick Group

Patricia Graue / Bryan Darrow /

+1 (212) 333 3810

Nasdaq MarketSite:

Emily Pan

(646) 441-5120

Feed Information:

Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463

Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West

18 mhz Lower

DL 3811 Vertical

FEC 3/4

SR 13.235

DR 18.295411

MOD 4:2:0


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About Laureate Education, Inc.

Laureate Education, Inc. is the largest global network of degree-granting higher education institutions, with more than one million students enrolled across 71 institutions in 25 countries on more than 200 campuses. In 1999, Laureate Education made its first investment in global higher education and, since that time, it has developed into the global leader in higher education. Laureate offers high-quality undergraduate, graduate and specialized programs in a wide range of disciplines that provide attractive employment prospects.

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