Microsoft will make an investment of 1,100 billion dollars in the country in the next five years.
Brazil has ten unicorn companies. Thanks to Softbank investments, five of them reached this status in 2019.
Softbank has financed several Brazilian startups since the company announced his fund for Latam.
Mexico Central’s Bank launched a platform for digital payments.
SeSocio is an Argentine startup that allows users to finance projects, products.
Japanese conglomerate Softbank wants to partner with large retailers, including Femsa and Bimbo.
Latin America has had a poor performance in competitiveness, according to a Swiss institution. Colombia has been an exceptional case.
The third regional edition of the Visa Everywhere Initiative seeks startups in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Chile is the second most attractive country in Latin America to Fintech investors, but the lack of regulation and venture capital has restricted its growth.
Flixxo takes advantage of the blockchain and the BitTorrent to create a platform that pays to creators and users.