Vacation rental network Evolve has raised $2.7 million in a Series A round led by former Priceline Chairman and CFO Robert Mylod.
Moscow-based hotel site Ostrovok has struck its most significant funding deal to date with the $25m round led by General Catalyst Partners
PassKit, Hong Kong-based mobile wallet platform startup has secured $1.2 million series A funding. The investor details were undisclosed.
Mobile event app developer QuickMobile has announced an additional round of funding, with a $3.3 million infusion from BDC IT Venture¬†Fund. Its original invesors, various angels and Canadian credit union Vancity, also contributed to the round. This brings QuickMobile’s total funds to $5.9 million, after its initial $2.6 million equity funding round in 2011. QuickMobile [...]
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Travel search startup Hopper has announced an additional $12 million investment round led by OMERS Ventures, the venture capital arm of one of Canada’s largest pension funds.