• Lyric raises $160 million Series B led by Airbnb

    2 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    Lyric , a platform for folks who struggle to decide between a hotel and an Airbnb, has today announced the close of a $160 million Series B financing led by none other than Airbnb. Other investors who participated in the round include Tishman Speyer, RXR Realty, Obvious Ventures, SineWave, Dick Costolo, Adam Bain, as well as existing investors Barry Sternlicht, NEA, SignalFire, FifthWall and Tusk Ventures.
    Lyric is a hospitality platform for business travelers. The company secures its own inventory in multi-family residential buildings through partnerships with landlords. From there, the...
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  • This esports team just raised $46 million, and its investors include Will Smith

    2 monthes ago - By CNBC

    Esports organization Gen.G announces it has raised $46 million in a funding round led by some big names in sports and entertainment.
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