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02/07/2015
Chinese start up Changingedu has raised $100 million (£64.1 million) in a series C funding round led by TAL Education.
02/07/2015
Global investments in ed tech surged to $2.5 billion in the first half of 2015, exceeding the entire sum invested last year, according to research from Ambient Insight.
02/07/2015
Sabis Education, the schools group, is to launch a chain of schools across Africa as part of a consortium with Investbridge Capital (IBC) and Centrum Investment Company.
01/07/2015
Assessment firm GL Education Group has acquired Lucid Research, a provider of assessments for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).
30/06/2015
Amplify, the educational arm of News Corp, is to wind down production of tablets following poor uptake in US schools.
30/06/2015
Advtech, South Africa’s second-biggest private education firm, is considering a buyout proposal from its larger rival Curro Holdings, according to Moneyweb.
29/06/2015
Prosperity Student Living Derby – a joint venture between Prosperity Capital Partners Ltd and London and UK Property Ltd – has agreed a £20.3 million forward funding deal for a new student accommodation development in Derby city centre.
29/06/2015
Bookseller Barnes & Noble has reported quarterly loss as it prepares to spin off its college bookstore group.
29/06/2015
University rankings business Quacquarelli Symonds has sold a minority stake in its business to Mitsui & Co, a Tokyo-headquartered multinational.
26/06/2015
Tablet use in schools continues to rise as barriers to adoption shift, new research from the British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA) has revealed.


Enjoy Education is one of the best known tutoring brands in the UK. Founder Kate Shand discusses the sector

Little Creative Days creates educational creative storytelling resources. EducationInvestor meets its owners –sisters Natasha Dennis and Tonya Meers – to find out more

New declarations from Unesco will have far reaching implications for digital education around the world, argues Stephen Haggard

Wey Education believes the market for online schooling is growing in the UK. Is it right, asks Sunniva Davies-Rommetveit

Plummeting share prices and dwindling enrolments reflect an escalating crisis in US for-profit higher education. Can the sector turn itself around, asks Kirsten Noben

Student finance offers a great way of fuelling growth for higher education investors, argues Parthenon-EY’s Ashwin Assomull

When you sell your school, how will you know you have achieved the best result? Peers Carter of School Transfer Company explains

The new government offers little hope of a rapprochement over student visas, argues Stuart Rennie




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