technology news Beijing time on September 23rd morning news, the U.S. short rental platform Airbnb this week announced the completion of a new $555 million 500 thousand round of financing. Airbnb is currently developing the global market.
Bloomberg quoted sources as saying that this round of financing for Airbnb valuation of $30 billion, while the amount of financing is likely to reach $850 million. Bloomberg reported last month that Airbnb is seeking to complete a new round of financing of $30 billion valuation of up to $850 million.
sources said, Google capital and Technology Crossover Ventures led the Airbnb round of financing. Airbnb, Google parent company Alphabet, and Technology Crossover Ventures declined to comment.
news shows that as part of the financing, Airbnb will allow employees to sell their shares, the total shares of approximately $200 million. This will help Airbnb cope with the pressure on the market, so that the shares held by employees can be realized.