The board of Directors of Learning Technologies Group plc have reached an agreement with the board of NetDimensions on the terms of a proposed recommended all cash offer for the entire issued and to be issued share capital of NetDimensions.
Following the announcement in December 2016 that they were buying LEARNTech Asia, CloserStill are expanding their international reach by purchasing iLearning Forum.
The iLearning Forum annual conference and exhibition which runs in Paris will be rebadged as Learning Technologies France.
Trivantis®, makers of Lectora®, CourseMill®, and ReviewLink™, has released Lectora 17.
The Independent in Ireland are reporting that Irish education and app app developer, StoryToys, raised €632,000 of new funding in December.
In their year end trading update, NetDimensions have said they expect sales revenue for the 12 months to 31 December to be above US$26M, and that they're expecting adjusted EBITDA to be approximately US$2.0M.
Fosway Group have announced their latest incarnation of the European Realities research with the launch of their 2017 survey.
Partnering with Learning Technologies, Fosway claims the research is looking to get beyond the hype to uncover the whats, wheres, hows and whys of digital learning today.
Firefly Learning has secured the biggest series A funding that the UK Edtech sector has ever witnessed.
The online tool, which can be used by teachers, students and parents, has raised £4.5 million from BGF Ventures and Beringea, with BGF Ventures’ contribution of £3 million making it the leading investor.
The City & Guilds Group buys Adelaide-based e3Learning as Open University Australia decides to focus on higher education.
Following a profits warning in September, the outsourcing specialist Capita have announced a new operating and management structure to ensure they have the "right focus, structure and management teams" in place moving forward.
IMS Global Learning Consortium, the Mozilla Foundation, and Collective Shift/LRNG have announced an agreement for IMS Global to become the organization responsible for advancing the development, transferability, and market adoption of the Open Badges specification beginning January 1, 2017.
LTG, the AIM-listed e-learning business, have posted half year revenue of £12.8m, a 50 per cent increase from £8.4m a year earlier.
Derry based Learning Pool has acquired Mind Click, the e-learning company which has offices in Nottingham and Brighton.
Following an initial investment in December, Unicorn Training has taken a majority stake in Amuzo, to bring the BAFTA-nominated games studio under the Unicorn corporate umbrella.
Athabasca University Press has published Emergence and Innovation in Digital Learning, a book edited by George Veletsianos, that owes its existence to the insightful authors who contributed their chapters on the topic. Like other titles published by AU Press, the book is open access.