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France: Coorpacademy raises €10 million

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Paris-based Coorpacademy has raised €10 million for its B2B MOOC platform. The new round comes from NextStage, Debiopharm Investment and Serena Capital and brings the total funding raised to €13.2 million to date.

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OpenClassrooms raises €6 million to fuel European Expansion

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French MOOC platform OpenClassrooms has raised €6 million from existing investor Alven Capital and BPI, Citizen Capital and Xavier Niel.

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EDBRIEF: OpenClassrooms Premium free for Job Seekers in France

Job seekers in France now have free access to the premium offers of Paris-based online course platform OpenClassrooms.

Announced in April by French President François Hollande, the partnership between Pôle Emploi and OpenClassrooms is part of the new governmental initiative L’Emploi Store. OpenClassrooms provides job seekers access to over 1,000 courses and downloadable material on the platform free of charge over the course of three months.

In July OpenClassrooms launched  France’s first fully online training recognized by the state in partnership with Studialis Group.

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HEDLINE: iversity raises additional Funding

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iversity, one of Europe’s leading MOOC platforms, announced that it has raised a seven-digit funding round from the current management team and outside investors in preparation of a larger round of growth funding later this year.

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EDBRIEF: Gutenberg Technology acquires Neodemia

Gutenberg Technology, a Paris-based edtech startup that created a Learning Content Management System (LCMS) to help education publishers accelerate their transition to digital products, acquired Neodemia, a MOOC provider focused on the corporate sector.

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