Other investors that participated in the round include existing backers Tencent Holdings, Orchid Asia, GSR Ventures and Bluerun Ventures. The post Chinese music education platform VIP Peilian snags $150m Series C appeared first on DealStreetAsia.
Strategic Education Inc, an education services holding company, has launched SEI Ventures, a seed-stage venture fund that will back education tech startups. SEI Ventures has already made its first investment: [...]
Kahoot, The Educational Gaming Startup, Has Raised Another $15m, Now At A $300M Valuation - Techcrunch
School's back in session and a startup that's building games to help students learn has moved to the top of the class. Kahoot -- the educational gaming startup out of Norway that has been a quick hit with schools in the US and elsewhere -- today announced that it has raised 126.5 million Norwegian krone [...]
GAINESVILLE, Fla., Oct. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- O2B Kids Early Education ("O2B" or the "Company"), a leading provider of early education services for children in the Southeast, announced today that Spire Capital Partners has invested an undisclosed amount in partnership with management to ...
The startup Zuoyebang has already raised more than $500 million in funding from investors including Coatue Management, Goldman Sachs, Sequoia Capital China and GGV Capital. The post SoftBank Vision Fund said to eye investment in Chinese education startup appeared first on DealStreetAsia.
Dealshot: China Creation Ventures Leads $10M Series A Round In Stem Education Platform Miaocode - China Money Network
China Money Network's DealShot provides detailed information on venture capital and private equity deals in China on a daily basis. Here you can find out where Chinese investors have been investing their money each workday. DealShot: China Creation Ventures Leads $10M Series A Round In STEM Education Platform Miaocode appeared first on China Money Network.
Hillhouse Capital Leads $55M Series D Round In Chinese Online Educational Firm Kaochong - China Money Network
Beijing-based online educational platform Kaochong today announced that it has raised a US$55 million series D round led by Hillhouse Capital. The latest round saw the participation of existing investors including Tencent and Matrix Partners China. This is the second round of financing raised by the company this year. In March, Kaochong had raised US$20 million series C round led by Tencent. The company had also raised US$8 million series B round from Matrix Partners China in 2016 and an ... Hillhouse Capital Leads $55M Series D Round In Chinese Online Educational Firm Kaochong appeared first on China Money Network.
Cicc Subsidiary Leads $44M Series C Round In Chinese Education Solution Provider Makeblock - China Money Network
Shenzhen-based education solution provider Makeblock today announced that it has raised RMB300 million (US$44 million) series C round led by CICC Alpha, a subsidiary of CICC direct investment platform. Yuexiu Industrial Investment Fund, GX Capital and Everest Venture Capital were among the participants in the round. The latest round valued the company at RMB2.5 billion (US$366 million). Founded in 2013, Makeblock provides hardware, software, content solutions and robotics competitions, targeting the STEAM education and entertainment markets for schools, educational institutions and families. The ... CICC Subsidiary Leads $44M Series C Round In Chinese Education Solution Provider Makeblock appeared first on China Money Network.
The role of brands in higher education may be changing. Mega brands from outside education are beginning to transform the way students and employers think about learning.
Ed tech doesn't get much spotlight from VCs or would-be entrepreneurs. With a new $82 million fund, Reach Capital's looking to change that.