Pension, Bertelsmann Unit Raise $85M For Web Game Co.

Law360, New York (January 19, 2012, 8:29 PM EST) -- The private equity arm of the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan and investor Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments have raised $85 million to finance the expansion of online game developer and publisher Trion Worlds Inc., the California-based company announced Thursday.

The infusion of equity will help the growing company pursue several platforms for its multiplayer games, as well as help launch two new games currently in the pipeline, according to Trion.

BDMI, a subsidiary of global media company Bertelsmann AG, previously invested in the company's first round of...
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