UK-based hosting management platform Airsorted raises £2.1 million on Seedrs

UK-based Airsorted, a hosting management service for platforms such as Airbnb, has secured an additional £2.15 million in funding through a crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs. This comes after the startup raised £5 million in Series A funding in March, thus raising a total of over £7 million in funding so far this year. Airsorted is […]

Cruise booking platform Dreamlines secures €45 million in Series E funding

Cruise booking platform Dreamlines has raised €45 million in Series E funding. The investment was led by Princeville Global, with participation from existing investors including Holtzbrinck Ventures, Target Global, Dimaventures, Hasso Plattner Ventures, TruVenturo and Global Founders. Based in Hamburg, Dreamlines offers the largest portfolio of cruises around the world. The travel tech startup has […]

Barcelona’s TravelPerk raises $21 million for its business travel platform

Travel tech startup TravelPerk has raised $21 million led by Target Global and Felix Capital with participation from Spark Capital, Sunstone Capital, and Amplo. TravelPerk is a SaaS-based booking and management platform for business travel, a category worth around $1.25 trillion. The end to end platform allows business to book and pay for all aspects […]

Swedish travel tech startup Triple acquires rival Local Guddy

Swedish travel marketplace Triple has acquired Turkey’s Local Guddy, a rival company in the space. No terms were disclosed. The travel marketplaces connect travellers with locals to find unique experiences in each location. Emre Semercioğlu, Local Guddy’s founder, will be joining Triple as head of market growth. Coachsurfing CEO Casey Fenton will also be joining […]

Splitty raises $2.4 million for its hotel search platform

Travel tech startup Splitty has raised a seed round of $2.4 million from Techstars Ventures, Techstars Accelerator, AOL, and BIP Capital. Israel-based Splitty aggregates different rates from various travel wholesalers and online travel agencies. “Too many sites claim better prices but then deliver the exact same options as every other site and only marginal savings,” […]

Fortino Capital takes majority stake in Belgian software company MobileXpense for €20 million

Belgian investment firm Fortino Capital has invested €20 million and taken a majority stake in Brussels software company MobileXpense. MobileXpense, founded in 2000, builds travel and expense management software that integrates with other ERP systems. It has clients in the public and private sector. The next steps for the company involve expanding internationally and reaching […]

Pace raises £2.5 million to help hotels manage room prices in real time

Hotel tech startup Pace has raised £2.5 million led by InterGlobe with participation from Seedcamp, Speedinvest, and Amadeus Capital Partners. The machine learning-based platform is used for managing hotel room prices and occupancy, and automates pricing in response to demand and price sensitivity based on real-time market intelligence. According to the London-based company, it will […]