Record Funding for HomeAway

Sadighi, Lalee
November 2008
Red Herring;11/11/2008, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports on the $250 million funding raised by online vacation rental site HomeAway led by Technology Crossover Ventures. The financing with returning investors Institutional Venture Partners and Redpoint Ventures represents the largest investment of a U.S. Internet company in the last eight years, according to Dow Jones VentureSource. The colossal initial investments helped the company to acquire five vacation rental sites including CyberRentals.com and Holiday-Rentals.co.


Related Articles

  • Digital capital.  // Inter@ctive Week;11/22/99, Vol. 6 Issue 48, p61 

    Presents news briefs from the Internet industry of the United States (US) as of November 22, 1999. Financial information service launched by Intuit company; Investments raised by Redpoint Ventures; Proposal of the US Securities and Exchange Commission for people engaged in online securities fraud.

  • Triversity secures Series C financing.  // National Petroleum News;Feb2003, Vol. 95 Issue 2, p14 

    Reports on Triversity Inc.'s securing of capital in Series C financing from Technology Crossover Ventures, a provider of growth capital to technology companies. Use of the financing for the company's growth driven by product and international expansion.

  • Spotify's Funding Carousel. Adegoke, Yinka // Billboard;11/23/2013, Vol. 125 Issue 45, p16 

    The article reports that digital music service provider Spotify is negotiating with venture capital company Technology Crossover Ventures for a financing round aimed at raising 200 million dollars.

  • Rebel Monkey Swings for $1M. Schachter, Ken // Red Herring;2/6/2008, p5 

    The article reports on the first-round financing received by Rebel Monkey, a developer of casual multi-player games, from Redpoint Ventures. A report by Pacific Crest Securities analyst Evan Wilson forecast that casual gaming revenue would nearly double from the $375 million in 2006 to $725...

  • XATA Fundraises for Deal. Marino, Jonathan // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;12/14/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 50, p25 

    The article discusses the fundraising initiatives of transportation fleet data management solutions provider XATA Corp. for its acquisition of Turnpike Global Technologies. Technology Crossover Ventures and Trident Capital have recently provided XATA with 30 million U.S. dollars in funding....

  • 'NET BUZZ. Mcnamara, Paul // Network World;04/10/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 15, p92 

    Reports on news and developments related to the Internet/intranet industry in the United States as of April 10, 2000. Networking features of the Pacific Bell Park in San Francisco, California; Technology Crossover Ventures' announcement of a capital fund targeted exclusively at Internet...

  • Redpoint Now Gold Standard for VC Firms. Brinsley, John // Orange County Business Journal;08/28/2000, Vol. 23 Issue 35, p11 

    Focuses on the growth potential of venture capital (VC) firm Redpoint Ventures of California. Formation of the company from the merger of the top ten VC firms in the state; Refusal of additional capital from investors planning to get into Redpoint Ventures.

  • Q&A QuickTake. Dyal, Tom // Telephony;11/13/2000, Vol. 239 Issue 20, p41 

    Interviews Tom Dyal, founder of the venture capital firm Redpoint Ventures, regarding the company's investments in communications infrastructure. Developing areas that the company follows; Area of investment for the company; His views on market condition in the United States as of November 2000.

  • Vik Singh-Led Infer Closes $10 Million Funding Round. SPRINGER, RICHARD // India -- West;5/10/2013, Vol. 38 Issue 25, pB5 

    The article reports that software maker Infer Inc. has raised 10 million dollars in a deal which was led by venture capital firm Redpoint Ventures.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics