Wall Street Institute was acquired by Pearson in September 2010. Pearson is an international media company with world-leading businesses in education, business information, and consumer publishing.
With 37,000 employees based in more than 60 countries, Pearson’s aim is to serve the citizens of our brain-based economy wherever and whenever they are learning - old or young, at home or school or work, in any pursuit, anywhere.
Pearson at a Glance
Pearson in Education
Pearson is the world's leading education company. From pre-school to high school, early learning to professional certification, our curriculum materials, multimedia learning tools and testing programs help to educate more than 100 million people worldwide - more than any other private enterprise.
Financial Times Group
The Financial Times Group, one of the world's leading business information companies, provides a broad range of business information and multimedia services to the international business community.
The world-famous Penguin brand is the label of quality from novels and classics to cookbooks - and much more - around the world. Pearson publishes an unrivalled range of fiction and non-fiction, bestsellers and classics, children's books and illustrated reference treasure chests in over 100 countries.
Pearson is listed on the London and New York stock exchanges (UK: PSON; NYSE: PSO) and in 2009 we had sales of £5,624m and operating profit of £858m.