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Thursday, October 21, 2021



Byju's list of aquisitions: Great Learning, Epic, Aakash Educational Services, WhiteHat Jr and more

July 27, 2021 6:12 pm

From WhiteHat Jr to Great Learning: We look at Byju's major purchases in the recent past.

Eye on professional upskilling, Byju’s buys Great Learning for $600 million

July 27, 2021 12:30 am

The acquisition comes days after Byju’s acquired US-based kids digital reading platform Epic in a $500 million deal.

Byju’s buys Aakash for nearly $1 billion

April 06, 2021 4:21 am

This acquisition has become the biggest one by Byju’s, overtaking its previous purchase of online coding training platform WhiteHat Jr for $300 million last year.

Amazon makes entry, Byju’s eyes expansion: Ed-tech cos see boom amid pandemic

January 13, 2021 11:28 pm

As a result of the growth witnessed due to the pandemic, India’s education segment saw a record inflow of over $2 billion during 2020.

Education tech firms corner almost all $100 mn bracket funds post Covid

October 19, 2020 7:21 am

Among the eight funding rounds of $100 million and above in Indian start-ups during April-September, five involved ed-tech companies like Byju’s, Vedantu, Unacademy and Eruditus.

Byju’s raising Rs 908.95 crore in Series F funding from DST Global

August 27, 2020 9:59 am

Billionaire Yuri Milner-led DST Global is reportedly looking to invest as much as $400 million in Byju’s and the latest funding could be part of a bigger financing round. Byju’s did not comment on the development.

Forbes India Billionaires list 2020: Mukesh Ambani retains top slot, retail king Radhakishan Damani second richest

May 06, 2020 1:02 pm

While the total number of Indian billionaires has come down to 102 as against 106 in 2019, their collective net worth has also taken a dip by 23 per cent to $313 billion, according to Forbes.

Byju’s raises $200 million from Tiger Global

January 10, 2020 12:26 am

The company’s valuation is estimated to have hit close to $8 billion after the latest funding round, sources said. The funds will be utilised for product development and business expansion, the company said Thursday.