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HEDLINE: Third Space Learning raises £750k

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London-based Third Space Learning, formerly KnowMaths, raised a £750k Angel Round with support from ClearlySo, an agency that connects social entrepreneurs with investors.

The round was led by the Clearly Social Angels network which put $200k in the round. Other investors include Charles Prior, Founder of BPP; Andrew Colin, Founder and Executive Chair of INTO University Partnerships; Will Hobhouse, former Chairman of Explore Learning and Jack Wills; and Telefonica, through their Wayra UnLtd Social Technology programme.

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HEDLINE: Fantastec raises $800k Seed Round

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Finnish educational games startup Fantastec raised a $800k Seed Round from Booster Investment and a group of angel investors reports Arctic Startup.

The funding will be used to grow the team, create multi-platform titles and to expand internationally.

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HEDLINE: The Maker of Eliademy CBTec raises Seed Round

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CBTec, the Finnish startup behind the LMS / MOOC platform Eliademy raised seed funding from Inventure. Though the amount has not been disclosed, TechCrunch estimates the round at €200.000.

Eliademy is also planning to raise a €4 million Series A by December 2014.

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HEDLINE: MyScienceWork raises $1.1 million Venture Round

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MyScienceWork, a Luxembourg-based communication platform for scientists and researchers, raised $1.1 million in Venture Funding.

The startup previously raised a $1.37 million Angel Round led by Edison Capital Partners in 2012, bringing the total funding raised to $2.47 million.

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HEDLINE: Estonian Language Learning Startup Lingvist raises €1 million

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Estonian language learning startup Lingvist announced a €1 million Seed Round led by SmartCap with participation of Inventure and several angel investors today.

Lingvist is also taking part in the TechStars London 2014 Cohort.

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