Friday, October 19, 2018
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TravelbyBit nets $2.5m investment from Binance

Cryptocurrency payments app TravelbyBit has received a $2.5m investment from cryptocurrency exchange platform Binance. Read more: fintech.global

Banque Palatine launches pre-paid travel card

A mobile app/card combination to withdraw and pay on any currency available. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Payment platforms simplify travel payments

No more plastic. And no more relying solely on virtual cards. Companies need transparency when it comes to booking and paying for road warriors’ trips. Read more: www.pymnts.com

AIB introduces in-app travel insurance

Irish bank AIB has added a new feature to its mobile app, enabling customers to buy travel insurance with a handful of clicks. Read more: www.finextra.com

Rocketrip raises $15m in its Series C led by GV

Rocketrip, employee travel platform, has raised $15m in its Series C funding round led by GV. Read more: fintech.global

PKFARE closes Series A on $1.6m

Marco Polo Technology, the parent company of travel B2B marketplace PKFARE, has closed its Series A investment on $1.6m. Read more: fintech.global

CheapAir is switching bitcoin payment processors

CheapAir.com is to switch bitcoin payment processors following a service change by Coinbase, but the new integration poses problems for users. Read more: www.coindesk.com

TravelPerk collects $21m for its Series B

TravelPerk, a business travel booking and management platform, has collected $21m in a Series B funding round. Read more: fintech.global

TripActions raises $51m in its Series B led by Lightspeed

TripActions, a travel solutions platform, raises $51m in its Series B round led by Lightspeed Venture Partners Partner Arif Janmohamed. Read more: fintech.global

Duetto closes $80m Series D led by Warburg Pincus

Hospitality revenue management company Duetto has closed an $80m Series D round led by Warburg Pincus. Read more: fintech.global