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23/06/2017
Irish further education provider the Digital Marketing Institute is up for sale according to sources, EducationInvestor can reveal.
23/06/2017
Publishing companies Cengage Learning, McGraw-Hill Global Education and Pearson are suing bookstore operator Follet for “the distribution of unlawful counterfeit copies of educational textbooks”.
23/06/2017
Online tutoring firm MyTutor has bagged £3 million in a Series A financing round led by Mobeus Equity Partners.
22/06/2017
Student accommodation provider GSA has bought its first development in Spain from Oaktree Capital Management for an undisclosed sum.
22/06/2017
Training provider the Digital Marketing Institute has announced a partnership with QA to offer professional certifications.
22/06/2017
Shanghai-based Retech Technologies has listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) with an expected market cap of A$107.9 million (£64.3 million).
20/06/2017
Mid-market private equity firm BV Investment Partners has invested $150 million (£118.4 million) in ed tech firm Hero K12.
20/06/2017
Dubai education group GEMS Education is preparing for an IPO that could fetch about $4 billion (£3.1 billion) next year, Bloomberg has reported.
19/06/2017
The UK ranks number one for ed tech venture capital funding in Europe, contributing 34% or £178 million in total, research by EdTech Week and EdTechXGlobal has found.
19/06/2017
Private equity firm CVC Capital Partners has bought a controlling stake in training firm QA for £700 million from owner Bregal Capital, according to the Financial Times.

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EducationInvestor Global events

global | IPO

China IPOs have led the education business headlines for some time now, but why? Adrian Murdoch takes a look at the recent positive market activity
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The way schools are to manage their data is about to change significantly, Simon Harbridge, chief executive of Stone Group, discusses how providers should prepare for the new regulation

Clio Online offers 100% digital learning materials in Denmark and Sweden. Founders Louise Herping Ellegaard, Lasse Guldsborg and Janus Benn Sørensen tell us more

Schools moving to a cloud-based learning system will need to make an investment but there are long-term cost gains that could help balance the books, says Steve Forbes, head of networks at RM Education

Liva Vikmane, vice president of the European Students’ Union explores the potential value of integrating refugees into a host country’s higher education system

Laureate Education’s chief executive of Europe, Amit Sevak, discusses global education trends

A renewed focus on assessment in the Middle East is helping to build a quality framework for the region to provide better schools but some challenges remain, says Nalini Cook, Middle East head at ISC Research

Student accommodation is a hot topic in the global property market and it is attracting new institutional investors from Asia. Kirsten Noben surveys the space

China IPOs have led the education business headlines for some time now, but why? Adrian Murdoch takes a look at the recent positive market activity




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EducationInvestor Awards 2017

Britain | BPP and beyond

From establishing the UK's first private university dedicated to business and the professions to leading two significant sales, six acquisitions and a merger, there aren't many as well placed as the former BPP group chief executive to predict the direction of the private higher education market. Ledetta Asfa-Wossen spoke to him about his career to date and what the future could and should look like
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Global Hotspots conference

Britain | British Council

The British Council is one of Britain’s most prestigious global education brands. Kirsten Noben talks to director Mark Robson about the organisation’s plans for the future
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Ed Tech Europe conference

global | pathways

Pathway provider Navitas is being forced to adapt its business to changing market conditions. Tony Mitchener, management consultant and national director of the Australia Indonesia Business Council reviews the company’s recent performance
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Spencer Group

University of Sussex
The University of Sussex has appointed Simon Neale as director of estates and facilities, starting from mid-July. Continue reading...
The University of Law
The University of Law (ULaw) has appointed Jill Howell-Williams and Sandie Gaines as directors of the London Moorgate and Bloomsbury centres respectively. Continue reading...
RSM
Audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has appointed Hannah Catchpool as national head of academies. Continue reading...
John Wiley and Sons
Research and learning company John Wiley and Sons has announced president and chief executive Mark Allin has resigned for family reasons. Continue reading...
Laureate Education
For-profit higher education group Laureate Education has appointed two new directors to its board. Continue reading...
   


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