Wasserstein Partners, investing along with Alberta Teachers’ Retirement Fund Board, John Hancock, and Storebrand Insurance, acquired Northstar Travel Group, a provider of information, databases and software for the travel and meetings industries.

The seller in the transaction is the Wicks Group, a New York private equity firm focused on lower-middle-market information, education and media companies in the U.S. and Canada. New York –based Wasserstein is investing through its Wasserstein Partners IV, a middle-market buyout fund managed by the WP Capital Management PE firm, which focuses on media and communications, consumer products and water and industrial sectors.

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