China's bike-sharing platform Ofo announced that it has received more than USD 700 million in its series E round funding. The round had Alibaba, Hony Capital and CITIC as the lead investors and also involved Didi Chuxing and DST.
Upside, a business travel startup founded by Priceline.com founder Jay Walker, is raising USD 100 million in new funding. Upside raised USD 50 million in prior rounds this year. Travelers get gift cards when they buy travel packages from Upside, and companies save money on their travel spend.