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01/04/2015
Retailer and educational supplier Findel has said it expects full year sales to be down 6.5% at its education branch in what the firm describes as a “tough year” for the branch.
31/03/2015
Australian childcare centre operator G8 Education has announced that the settlement for eight childcare centres it intended to acquire has been delayed.
31/03/2015
Nobel Learning Communities, a US-based chain of over 180 private schools, has been acquired by the Bahrain funds Investcorp and Mumtalakat for an undisclosed sum.
30/03/2015
MML Capital Partners, a private equity firm, has backed a management buy-out at Learning Curve Group in a multi-million pound deal.
30/03/2015
E-learning company Learning Technologies Group (LTG) has posted a 97% increase in revenue for the year ended 31 December 2014.
30/03/2015
Empiric Student Property has acquired the freehold of a student accommodation property in Leeds for a consideration of £7.1 million.
30/03/2015
Swedish media and e-learning firm Bonnier Business Press has acquired a majority stake in the Danish digital publisher Clio Online for an undisclosed sum.
26/03/2015
Arbor Education Partners, the schools data analytics company, is looking to raise between £500,000 and £1 million in Series A investment EducationInvestor understands.
26/03/2015
US for-profit higher education firm Apollo Education Group has posted a 96.7% fall in operating income for the six months ended 28 February 2015.
26/03/2015
RM, a supplier of software, services and systems to UK education, said its first quarter trading was in line with expectations.


Demand for training from the oil & gas industry has created a wellspring of opportunities for providers. But could the slump in the price of oil reverse the trend, asks Daniel Thomas

The fixation on undergraduate tuition fees neglects much more important problems in our higher education system, argues PA Consulting’s Mike Boxall

The government’s new baseline assessment measures could help disadvantaged pupils – but only if providers ensure their assessments are sufficiently broad, argue Sarah Jones and Anna Trethewey of LKMco

Schools Buying Club has benefited from the rapidly growing services-into-schools market. The firm has now set its sights on the college market, finds Daniel Thomas

As the needs of the workforce evolves, so too must our school buildings, argues Stephen Beechey of Wates construction. But what will the school of the future look like?

Private schools seeking capital should consider a sale & leaseback strategy, argues Tom Robinson from ES Group

The South African private schools market is booming. But with a few big chains dominating the sector, is there room for new entrants, asks Zahra Saeed

So far investors in Dubai's education sector have focused on private schools. But they need to prepare for a more diverse learning landscape, argues Daud Investment's Beatrice Cernuta.




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Special report │ Oil & gas training

Demand for training from the oil & gas industry has created a wellspring of opportunities for providers. But could the slump in the price of oil reverse the trend, asks Daniel Thomas
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Global | South African schools

The South African private schools market is booming. But with a few big chains dominating the sector, is there room for new entrants, asks Zahra Saeed
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Discovery Education is in a fervently acquisitive mood this year and has its eye on global expansion. But can it turn its ideas into reality, asks Sunniva Davies-Rommetveit
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