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Education | Bloomsbury Publishing plc

Bloomsbury enters Indian market

25 September 2012 - Bloomsbury has announced the formation of Bloomsbury India.

Education | RM plc

RM plc – stabilisation and innovation

25 September 2012 - RM plc issued an Interim Management Statement covering the period from 1 June 2012 to 24 September 2012. Trading in the third quarter of RM's 2012 financial year has continued to progress in line with the Board's expectations for adjusted operating profit for the current year.

Education | AEC Education plc

AEC Education shocks the market with big losses at the interim stage

24 September 2012 - AEC Education plc has taken the market by surprise announcing large losses in its Malvern House English language business. In the six months ending June 30, 2012, the division ran up losses of £939k pushing the Company into the red. The news sent the share price reeling by 25% to 8.5p valuing the Company’s equity at £3.7m and its enterprise value (equity value less net cash) at just £850k.

Education | Promethean World plc

Promethean World appoints new CEO

24 September 2012 - Promethean World plc, which specialises in interactive education and training solutions for schools, businesses and governments, has announced the appointment of a new CEO. Mr Jim Marshall has replaced Jean-Yves Charlier with immediate effect. The announcement follows a significant deterioration in the company’s trading performance in the first half of the year.

Education | Sovereign Capital Partners LLP

Sovereign Capital buys Duff Miller, Lansdowne College and Chelsea Independent College

17 September 2012 - Sovereign Capital, the UK private equity buy and build specialist, has announced the purchase of three independent sixth form colleges in Central London.

Education | Unite Group plc

Unite Group places a big bet on the London student accommodation market

14 September 2012 - The Unite Group plc, the UK's largest developer and manager of student accommodation, and GIC Real Estate ("GIC RE"), the real estate arm of the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation, have announced the extension of their existing joint venture (Unite Capital Cities, "UCC") and the creation of a new partnership through which Unite will undertake its next phase of London development activity (the London Student Accommodation Joint Venture, "LSAV").

Education | Corero Network Security plc

Corero top of the class as education sales rise 34%

05 September 2012 - Corero Network Security plc has issued its interim accounts. The Company operates two businesses one of which is Corero Business Systems (“CBS”). CBS is a leading provider of modular accounting, human resources, payroll and management information software to the schools (including academies) and further education sectors in the UK and internationally.

Education | Nord Anglia Education Ltd

Nord Anglia acquires The Regent International School in Pattaya for £20m.

01 September 2012 - ​Nord Anglia Education Limited has acquired the school operations of The Regent’s International School, Pattaya (“Regent’s Pattaya”).

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