Tag Archives: Finland

EDBRIEF: Rovio’s Fun Learning is looking for Investors

Finnish mobile game maker Rovio announced that it will spin off its digital learning and edutainment project Fun Learning to double down on games, media and consumer products, reports Reuters. The company will cut 213 jobs, most of them in Finland.

Continue reading EDBRIEF: Rovio’s Fun Learning is looking for Investors

Fantastec – EdTech Startup Profile

Name: Fantastec
Website: www.fantastec.fi
Headquarters: Oulu, Finland
Verticals: Early-Learners, pre-K, K-12
Tech: Web App, Mobile App

Continue reading Fantastec – EdTech Startup Profile

Startup Profile: Eliademy

Name: Eliademy
Website: www.eliademy.com
Headquarters: Helsinki, Finland
Vertical: Higher Education, Continuing Education, MOOCs
Tech: Web App, Mobile App

Continue reading Startup Profile: Eliademy

HEDLINE: Fantastec raises $800k Seed Round

NEW: Get our latest EdTech Funding Report Europe 2016.


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.

Continue reading HEDLINE: Fantastec raises $800k Seed Round

HEDLINE: The Maker of Eliademy CBTec raises Seed Round

NEW: Get our latest EdTech Funding Report Europe 2016.


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.

Continue reading HEDLINE: The Maker of Eliademy CBTec raises Seed Round