Venture Capital

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.