Eastern Caribbean Central Bank to test blockchain-based digital dollar, to evaluate financial inclusion and cost-cutting potential
BTG Pactual has launched a security token offering (STO), using blockchain to facilitate investment in Brazilian real estate fund
“No need” to do it sooner, says industry association
An in-depth study of Citibanamex’s digital strategy
Five months in, no companies have requested approval to operate under Mexico’s Fintech Law
Brazil’s Central Bank is advancing with a new instant payments infrastructure that will allow low-cost transfers around the clock
Payments Chile: State bank targets new mPOS, wallet options for retail and small business clients
Mexico’s CoDi payments system is designed to help small businesses get paid electronically
Bank and fintech innovation leaders highlight the tech to watch in 2019
Ahead of Mexico’s change in government, startups complain about delays while the central bank assures continuity
Global bank expects financial services sector to ramp up implementation of blockchain applications in 2019
Mexican bank wants to become a digital leader
Brazil’s biggest banks are investing heavily in technology but startups remain a threat to consumer business
As open banking advances, Brazilians are doubling down on APIs
Chinese tech company’s investment in the Brazilian fintech opens scope for payments, loans, and analytics advances at Nubank
If the market can overcome fraud and distrust, there’s a lot of growth potential for digital payments in Mexico
Big Tech could cause “truly important destabilizing effects”, warns González Rosas
Through machine learning, apps and APIs, the Monterrey-based bank aims to get closer to its clients, says CEO Manuel Rivero
Startups will need to be strategic and spend more to comply with new rules – but the specifics of the fintech law will drive investment
Planned rules to track credit card receivables centrally could drive competition, tech in Brazil’s payments system
New regulations for debit and credit card transactions in Mexico aim to encourage tech innovation
Central Bank of Chile proposes easier market access for new payment cards, makes back-up plan for clearing system
Brazilian payments companies told to strengthen cyber defenses | Secondary regulations for Mexican payments companies released
Banks already use AI for chatbots, including over platforms like WhatsApp, in a bid to woo clients
C6Bank, a new digital bank backed by BTG’s chairman and two ex-partners, is nabbing talent from leading competitors
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