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05/12/2016
Arbor Education are raising a £2m growth round of investment to capitalise on strong results in the UK schools market, produced by budgets falling by 10% and increased purchasing autonomy driven by academisation and demand for data as schools consolidate in trusts.
05/12/2016
Bridges Ventures has invested £13m (€15.3m) to acquire a majority stake in online book platform World of Books.
05/12/2016
The country’s largest academy chain, Academies Enterprise Trust, has appointed the former head of a private school provider owned by a property developer as its next chief executive.
01/12/2016
The Global Student Accommodation Group (GSA) and Stirling Capital have announced they are developing Perth’s first purpose built student accommodation facility.
30/11/2016
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has announced it is investing €100 million in University College Cork (UCC).
29/11/2016
Private school group Nord Anglia Education has reported a 49.4% growth in sales for the year ending 31 August 2016.
28/11/2016
Laureate, the private higher education group, is selling US-based University of St Augustine for Health Sciences, EducationInvestor understands.
28/11/2016
South Tyneside-based training firm Talent Training has acquired apprenticeships provider Pera Training for an undisclosed sum.
28/11/2016
Willmott Dixon is to build a major extension to The University of Manchester’s Schuster Building. It is the company’s first project with the university, as well as the university’s first project procured through Scape Group’s National Major Works framework.
24/11/2016
​Infrastructure investment firm, HICL Infrastructure Company, has acquired a portfolio of six education public–private partnerships from Germany’s Hochtief PPP Solutions for £22.7 million.




London School of Marketing

Eduko is a brand new UK nursery group with a focus on the millennial parent. Founder Nicolas Gautier tells us more

Sea Monster is an animation, gaming and augmented reality company operating from South Africa. Managing director Glenn Gillis explains the model

Ed tech could dramatically empower teachers, argues Fredrik Olofsson, head of Sensavis

Learning management systems are evolving fast, says David Patterson of Learning Light

Student accommodation apps are on the rise, but can they truly disrupt the market? Kirsten Noben investigates

Start-up Mwabu believes it can solve some of Africa’s deepest educational problems, with its low cost tablet devices. Julian Hall speaks to marketing director Jenny Gordon

The mega-merger between Kroton and Estácio Participações signals further consolidation in Brazil’s higher education market, reports Nick Herbert

It is essential that Britain revises its international strategy post the Brexit vote, argues consultant Stuart Rennie




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Britain| education exports

The British education sector is demanding a positive message from the government on trade after the Brexit vote. But many say its efforts are lacking, finds EducationInvestor
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global | Brazilian higher education

The mega-merger between Kroton and Estácio Participações signals further consolidation in Brazil's higher education market, reports Nick Herbert
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technology | accommodation booking apps

Student accommodation apps are on the rise, but can they truly disrupt the market? Kirsten Noben investigates
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WCBS
Information management system provider for international and independent schools, WCBS, has appointed Ian Hunter as chief commercial officer and Jason Hiscocks as chief technology officer. Continue reading...
MasteryConnect
Founder of US teacher development platform MasteryConnect, Mick Hewitt, has been re-appointed as chief executive. Continue reading...
Infor
Mark Stewart has joined UK software business Infor to lead its education alliance programme. Continue reading...
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Linda Zecher, president and chief executive of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), has resigned after the publisher issued several growth warnings. Continue reading...
HCSS Education
HCSS Education has appointed Phil Andres and Jenny Goy as senior consultants. Continue reading...
   


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