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Series-A Global EdTech Trends

22 Aug 2019. 1H19 and the evolution of Global EdTech Series-A rounds over the last ten years

400+ Global EdTech VC Deals in 1H 2019 Worth $3.5B

400+ Global EdTech VC Deals in 1H 2019 worth $3.5B accelerating education innovation around the world

1.4 billion learners. India is an education giant.

India is expected to overtake China as the largest country on earth by 2022 and grow to a population of about 1.5 billion by 2030. Education is set to become a powerful engine of the country’s economic growth and development.

44 Global Education Mega VC Rounds > $100M

The fundraising evolution of every single education player globally that has raised a USD$100m+ VC round

Q1 2019 Global Education Executive Brief

$2B of EdTech Venture Capital was invested globally, $5B+ of education M&A, education stocks gained $30B of market cap

Five Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Education

Despite its over-hyped status, below the surface lie five distinct applications of AI in education.

2018 Mega EdTech Deals

07 Feb 19. $3.2b, or almost 50% of all VC investment in 2018 occurred in just 27 deals each valued at over USD $50m.

China Education Market – 2019 Outlook

Education sector faces heavy regulations. Twelve companies IPO in Hong Kong and U.S. exchanges. $5.2b in venture capital investments totals more than all other countries combined. Tech giants foraying into education space.

United States Education Market – 2019 Outlook

Government policies in 2018 target all levels of education. Education philanthrophy sees considerable activity. Moody’s maintaines a negative outlook for universities throughout 2018. USA ranks second to Hong Kong among most popular IPO destinations.

Australia Education Market – 2019 Outlook

International education revenue increases by 15.5%. A total of $30m was invested in EdTech firms through 15+ deals. Australian higher education regulator, TEQSA, tightens up private provider market.

Hong Kong Education Market – 2019 Outlook

8 Chinese companies IPO’d or files on HKEX. HK pivoting away from a financial center to an innovation hub. AI startup SenseTime raises $600 million.

Africa Education Market – 2019 Outlook

Africa’s first EdTech incubator graduates first two cohorts. UNICAF’s online degree platform raises $28 million. Private school attraction in the continent is creating more market opportunities.

Investment Trends – 2019 Outlook

China’s venture capital (VC) investments have grown more than two-fold over the previous year. India is also hitting the strides with new players coming through the ranks.

$6B+ EdTech VC in 2018 – where did all the money go?

13 Dec 2018. Where did all the money go? Mapping all 1,000+ Global EdTech Venture Capital Investments for 2018.

Investment Outlook- November 2019

Asian countries surge ahead in VC/PE investments. Africa’s UNICAF raises $28 million.

India Education Market- November 2019

India becomes the third biggest EdTech VC investment market. Higher education in U.S. strengthens its appeal on Indian students. Laureate education exiting India business.

India Education Market- October 2019

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in higher education set to rise. Tutoring and learning content EdTechs raise early-stage VC funding.

Investment Outlook- October 2019

EdTechs focusing on arts and creative subjects raise funding. Fragmented markets in India and Europe are gaining traction.

Series-A Global EdTech Trends

10 Oct 2018. The evolution of the Global EdTech Series-A round over the last ten years

India Education Market- September 2019

India witnessing a surge of EdTech startups and investment interest. Enrolments of Indian students in UK universities are on the decline. Interest-free education loans to see massive spike.

Two $5m+ edtech deals every day

3 October 2018. Two $5m+ edtech deals every day

Investment Outlook- September 2019

Global EdTech volume skyrockets in Q3 of 2018. Indian’s only EdTech unicorn raises $100 million. Aggressive mergers and acquisitions activity on the cards in the education market.

$5m+ EdTech Deal Every Day

15 Aug 2018. It’s not just the mega-deals in edtech setting new records. Q3 is on track to close one US$5m+ deal per day on average.

Global EdTech Investment projected to reach US$6 Billion

8 Aug 18. July 2018 saw over $1 billion in EdTech investment. 2018 is set to be a record year of investment, projected to reach $6 billion.

China Education Market – July 2018

China out-investing the US 3:1 in EdTech. MoE announces final accounts for 2017. Regulation Tightening.