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6 October 2015

KKR-backed Laureate Education readies public listing three years after last IPO rumours

study-763571_1280 KKR portfolio company Laureate Education has filed for an IPO three years after prior reports of a planned listing, which ultimately came to nothing.

29 September 2015

Warburg joins returning venture backers for $60m Civitas investment

graduation-879941_1280 US private equity major Warburg Pincus had led an investment of up to $60m in data science education business Civitas Learning.

4 September 2015

Sequoia continues Chinese investment by backing Baidu’s school study platform Zuoyebang

Sequoia Capital and Legend Capital have invested in a Series A round for after school study Q&A platform Zuoyebang, which is owned by Chinese search engine giant Baidu.

24 August 2015

Providence said to be buying Bregal Capital’s Studialis

library-869061_1280 UK-based investment firm Bregal Capital has reportedly agreed to sell French higher education business Studialis to US buyout house Providence Equity Partners.

13 August 2015

TPG Capital could buy Hellman, JMI Equity-backed Ellucian in $3.5bn deal

library-488677_1280 TPG Capital is believed to be interested in buying private equity-backed university and college software provider Ellucian in deal which could see the business valued at up to $3.5bn including debt.

22 July 2015

Insight backs education research, analysis business BrightBytes in $33m Series C

apple-256261_1280 Insight Venture Partners has led a $33m Series C financing round for educational research and analysis provider BrightBytes.

10 July 2015

Partners Group picks up US early childhood education unit from Knowledge Universe

boy-526222_1280 Global private investment firm Partners Group has bought the US early childhood education business of Knowledge Universe.

6 May 2015

Bridges Ventures seals debut US deal with Springboard

teach school Sustainability and impact investing-focused UK private equity firm Bridges Ventures has sealed its first US deal by backing Springboard Education.

27 April 2015

Itqan said to be near education fund launch for second time in two years

book education Saudi Arabian investment firm Itqan Capital is again nearing the launch of a $200m education-focused private equity fund according to chief executive Adil Dahlawi.

23 April 2015

Sterling looking to make a difference in the robust ed-tech market says exec $

graduation5_sq Sterling Partners is looking to make a difference in the education landscape by capitalising on the robust ed-tech market with its new $200m fund according to Shoshana Vernick.

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