Browsing news: Acquisitions and financial

    • Access Learning to acquire digital learning platform Bookboon

      The Access Group | Loughborough, UK |

      Access Learning, part of The Access Group, a leading provider of business management software to mid-market organisations, today announces the acquisition of Bookboon, a self-directed soft skills content provider. Bookboon will complement Access Learning’s existing portfolio of industry-leading digital learning solutions.

    • Rise Up Raises €30m to Advance Employee Learning Across Europe

      Rise Up | London, UK |

      Fast-growing employee learning software solution Rise Up just completed Series B financing with Connected Capital, an investor focused on B2B SaaS companies with rich experience in HR tech. Together with MAIF Avenir and IMPACT Partners, Rise Up raised €30 million to advance employee learning across Europe.

    • Go1 acquires Coorpacademy

      Go1 |

      The corporate learning platform Go1 has announced the acquisition of the European e-learning platform, Coorpacademy, for an undisclosed sum.

    • Celebrating its 25th Anniversary brings a Change of Name for eCom

      eCom Learning Solutions | Dunfermline, Scotland |

      In a move timed to coincide with its 25th anniversary year, the digital learning and assessment specialist, eCom Scotland is changing its name and refreshing its website to reflect its growing reach, in terms of both products and clients.

    • Omniplex Learning launch new digital adoption platform

      Omniplex Learning |

      Omniplex Learning, a leading provider of learning and development services, has announced the acquisition of SAAS digital adoption specialist Nickelled. The digital adoption solution will become a core element of Omniplex Learning’s portfolio under the name Omniplex Guide.

    • Docebo expands APAC presence with acquisition of Skillslive

      DOCEBO | Toronto, Ontario, Canada |

      Docebo Inc. (NASDAQ:DCBO; TSX:DCBO) (“Docebo” or the “Company”), a leading artificial intelligence (AI)-powered learning suite provider, today announced it has acquired Skillslive, an educational consulting agency, located in Melbourne, Australia, that takes a collaborative approach to align learning pathways with professional development, competencies, compliance, certification, and accreditation.

    • $54 million investment in eLearning Brothers

      Learning News | eLearning Brothers |

      eLearning Brothers has secured a $54 million investment to fund future growth; funds will be used to first complete the acquisitions of Rehearsal and Origin Learning.

    • eLearning Brothers acquires Origin Learning

      Learning News | eLearning Brothers |

      eLearning Brothers today announced its acquisition of India-based Origin Learning, its fifth acquisition in the last two years and second of 2022.

    • Skillcast Group plc AIM Listing on LSE

      Skillcast | London |

      Listing on the London Stock Exchange marks a new chapter for Skillcast. The co-founders reflect on their 20-year journey and the road ahead.

    • Anthology and Blackboard to merge

      Learning News | London |

      Two leaders in the edtech market, Blackboard and Anthology, are to merge to create a global provider of education software and solutions.

    • Valamis acquires TWM: interview with Jussi Hurskainen

      Learning News | London |

      Valamis has acquired career mobility software provider, TWM; Valamis CEO, Jussi Hurskainen, joins Learning News to talk about the acquisition and career mobility applications.

    • Eagle Point Software acquires UK-based KnowledgeSmart

      Learning News | Acquisitions |

      Eagle Point and provider of architecture, engineering and construction software has acquired KnowledgeSmart, a provider of skills gap analysis and benchmarking services for AEC firms.

    • WBT Systems announces acquisition by Advanced Solutions International

      WBT Systems | Nashua, United States |

      WBT Systems and Advanced Solutions International (ASI), two leading global providers of products and services for associations and non-profits today announced the signing of an agreement for ASI to acquire WBT Systems. WBT Systems’ flagship learning platform TopClass LMS, will join ASI’s portfolio of subscription (SaaS) products and services.