Facebook and SoftBank both contributed to a $150m round for Unacademy, almost trebling the online education provider’s valuation to $1.45bn.

India-based online education platform Unacademy has secured $150m in a series F round backed by social media group Facebook and telecommunications and internet conglomerate SoftBank’s Vision Fund 2, Bloomberg reported yesterday. Venture capital firm Sequoia Capital also contributed to the round, which nearly trebled Unacademy’s valuation from $510m to $1.45bn. Unacademy provides recorded and live…

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