Tech

Former Booking.com CEO puts €4 million into Munich-based travel tech startup Holidu

Holidu, a Munich-based travel tech company, today announced a €5 million extension to its €40 million Series C round from last year. Notably, €4 million of that extension comes the personal fund of former Booking.com CEO and Uber advisor Kees Koolen, who frequently invests in this space and has been on the startup’s board since(…)

Where are all the women in tech?

For proof that the tech industry is not particularly welcoming to women, one need look no further than Google, where women account for just 31% of headcount, falling to a mere 20% in pure tech roles. They are also paid less than their male counterparts, according to a class action lawsuit filed in 2017 by(…)

SEBI calls on exchanges, clearing corps to better deal with tech glitches

MUMBAI (Reuters) – Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) admonished stock exchanges, clearing corporations and depositories on Friday to have procedures in place to deal with technological disruptions or cyber attacks, and to quickly share any information when such instances occur. Reuters: Money News