Articles tagged “BlackRock”

Investment Giant BlackRock Eyes Investing in Mexico’s ‘Mayan Train’ on Yucatan Peninsula

Investment Giant BlackRock Eyes Investing in Mexico’s ‘Mayan Train’ on Yucatan Peninsula

Raul Fernandez Cortes and Drazen Jorgic, Reuters

BlackRock is seeing the value of Mexican tourism. The long-anticipated Mayan train project could get a huge boost if the Wall Street giant moves ahead with an investment.

3 months ago

SiteMinder Gets Funding Boost as Financial Titan BlackRock Bets on Hotel Tech

SiteMinder Gets Funding Boost as Financial Titan BlackRock Bets on Hotel Tech

Sean O'Neill, Skift

To call a company the best-capitalized hotel tech startup might seem like pointing out the tallest leprechaun. But while SiteMinder serves only about 36,000 hotels out of a million worldwide, new funding from cash-rich investor BlackRock could fuel the hotel connectivity startup's growth substantially.

5 months ago