Moody's: Expedia's trivago acquisition won't affect Ba1 rating Moody's Investors Service said that Expedia's planned $632M acquisition of European hotel search company trivago will not affect the Ba1 corporate family rating, although a credit positive. "The trivago investment is consistent with our view that Expedia will make acquisitions to support revenue growth in a highly competitive and evolving travel industry."
Expedia enters strategic technology partnership with SilverRail Technologies SilverRail Technologies and Expedia announced a strategic technology partnership to power Expedia's global expansion in the rail business. SilverRail's global rail ticketing platform simplifies the process of accessing multiple rail companies through a standard interface. This will enable Expedia to deliver a simple, consistent search and booking experience to which their customers have become accustomed. Development has already begun, with platform launch expected in 2016.