Kahoot tech.eu

Oslo edtech unicorn Kahoot! acquires Actimo to expand into corporate learning

Norwegian edtech unicorn Kahoot! has acquired Actimo, the Danish startup behind an employee engagement platform. To be exact, the Oslo-based company is buying 100 percent of the shares in Actimo for a total consideration reflecting an enterprise value of $26-33 million on a cash and debt-free basis. The transaction will be settled in a combination […]

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Dutch edtech company Squla acquires Scoyo to expand into German market

Dutch edtech company Squla has acquired Scoyo, an online learning platform for primary and secondary school students in the German market. Based in Amsterdam, Squla has expanded through the Netherlands into Belgium and Poland, reaching about 50,000 classrooms and 1.4 million users. The company sees 7 million potential users in Germany, hence the acquisition of […]

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Lithuanian edtech startup Turing College launches new data science programme that promises well-paying jobs

Turing College, a Lithuanian edtech startup determined to offer alternative digital skills training and assist people into the professional sphere, is opening up applications for a new data science curriculum. Kicking off in October, the first class will include about 30 students. The students have the choice of full-time remote studies in six months, or […]

Norwegian! edtech! unicorn! Kahoot! secures! $28 million! in! new! equity!

Oslo-based edtech company Kahoot! has completed a private placement of 7.5 million shares with a group of US and Europe-based institutional investors, raising about $28 million in new equity. The private placement also included 16.5 million existing shares, thus amounting to $90 million in total, and the company is currently valued at roughly $1.5 billion. […]