Open access education platform Coursera has reached the second close of its Times Internet-backed series C round after securing a commitment by EDBI.

Coursera, a US-based service that offers online classes from universities, boosted a series C round featuring media conglomerate Times Group to $61.1m yesterday, after securing funding from Singaporean state-owned fund EDBI. EDBI, the investment vehicle of Singapore’s economic development board, joined investors that provided $49.5m for the round’s first tranche, which closed in August this…

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