Ellerston Capital

Ellerston Capital

FinSMEs

SiteMinder Raises Funding; Valued at AUS$1.1 Billion

$70,000,000 Venture capital (Series C)
AVCJ , DealStreetAsia , Pulse 2.0

BlackRock backs Australia hotel booking platform SiteMinder

TechCrunch

SiteMinder raises $70M at $750M valuation after cresting $70M ARR in 2019

Tech in Asia

Asia news roundup: DJI seeks $500m; Ansarada, Logivan, and StashAway secure funding

Funding Asia
$18,000,000 Venture capital (Series A)
FinSMEs , AVCJ

Ansarada Raises $18M in Series A Funding

Funding
Tnooz

Airbnb teams with SiteMinder to streamline bookings for boutique hotels and B&Bs

Travel
Tnooz

BridgeStreet partnership with SiteMinder signals mainstream shift for alternative stays

Travel Apps & Services
$2,280,000 Venture capital (Series C)
ZDNet

Better Caring raises AU$3m in Series B round ahead of aged care regulatory changes

People
TechMoran

Jovago Integrates SiteMinder Channel Manager to Increase Hotel Revenues

$1,850,000 Venture capital
Startup Daily

On-demand courier startup Zoom2u raises $1.85 million to expand across Australia into regional areas

Acquisition
startupsmart

Why this Sydney startup bought out its competitor

Acquisition
Startup Daily

Zoom2u acquires on-demand shipping startup Fetchh

Acquisition
Startup Daily

Tradie marketplace hipages acquires business directory StartLocal

e27: Asia tech news

News Corp Australia buys 25% stake in home improvement site hipages

$850,000 Seed fund
startupsmart

Growth Strategy - Courier startup Zoom2u closes $850,000 funding round, looks to grow fleet

$6,000,000 Venture capital
BRW

25,000 paying customers but no profit yet: HiPages raises another $6m to become ‘SEEK for tradies’