UK's Pearson says strong start puts it on track to meet forecasts

FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: The company logo is displayed outside the Pearson offices in London

LONDON (Reuters) - British education group Pearson said it was on track to meet annual guidance after a strong start to the year, and said it would also deliver 120 million pounds ($150 million) of cost efficiencies this year.

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(Reporting by Sarah Young, Editing by Paul Sandle)