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Leavy.co raises largest travel tech seed round, $14 million, to help millennials house swap and jet set

Leavy.co, a Paris-based travel community and marketplace, has raised $14 million in seed funding to launch its app for travel-hungry, cash-strapped millennials. Dutch firm Prime Ventures led the round with the participation of angel investor Dominique Vidal, partner at Index Ventures. The startup claims it to be the largest seed funding round in travel tech […]

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Duffel bags $30 million to expand online travel booking platform

Duffel, a British travel tech company, has raised a $30 million Series B to grow its platform and change the infrastructure behind online travel booking. The round was led by Index Ventures and joined by Benchmark Capital and Blossom Capital. The Duffel platform enables travel agencies to plug in directly to airlines’ reservation systems via […]

Holidu raises €40 million to expand new service for vacation rental owners

Munich-based Holidu announced €40 million of Series C funding to expand its signature software-and-service products for the vacation rental market. The round was led by Prime Ventures, with support from coparion and MairDuMont Ventures. All previous investors participated in the round, as well: EQT Ventures, Venture Stars, Senovo, and Chris Hitchen. Holidu’s first solution for […]

Davinci Travel System raises €2.1 million to take the hassle out of group travel

Davinci Travel System, a Prague-based travel startup developing a B2B platform for group hotel bookings, has announced a new funding round of €2.1 million. Czech venture capital fund Reflex Capital led the round, with additional contributions from two existing investors: Seedcamp and J&T Ventures. Davinci TS is automating group travel logistics around the world. Group reservations […]

The Reverse Pitch: Amadeus Ventures

Amadeus Ventures was founded in 2014 as the venture arm of Amadeus, a company working to shape the future of travel. Amadeus builds solutions for a wide segment of the travel industry, working with airlines and airports, hotels, railways, tour operators, search engines and travel agencies. Headquartered in Madrid, today Amadeus operates in 190+ markets […]