Regulations
Threat of big tech remains in Mexico despite Fintech Law

Big Tech could cause “truly important destabilizing effects”, warns González Rosas

19 September, 2018
Mexico’s fintechs step into new legal era with secondary regulation details

Startups will need to be strategic and spend more to comply with new rules – but the specifics of the fintech law will drive investment

11 September, 2018
Credit card registry opens fintech opportunity in Brazil

Planned rules to track credit card receivables centrally could drive competition, tech in Brazil’s payments system

7 September, 2018
Banxico toughens card issuer rules, encourages innovation

New regulations for debit and credit card transactions in Mexico aim to encourage tech innovation

3 September, 2018
Chile encourages new card companies, payments processors

Central Bank of Chile proposes easier market access for new payment cards, makes back-up plan for clearing system

 

28 August, 2018
Argentine insurers get greenlight for fintech investments

Regulators allow Argentina’s insurance companies to invest in startups via venture capital funds

27 August, 2018
Brazil tightens cybersecurity rules for payment processors

Brazilian payments companies told to strengthen cyber defenses | Secondary regulations for Mexican payments companies released

23 August, 2018
Argentine fintech leaders call for better regulation

Clearer definition of fintech rules would help startups, say industry specialists

16 July, 2018
VIDEO: Fintech regulation in Latin America

A 1-minute tour of the state of fintech regulation in Latin America

6 July, 2018
Brazil’s banks test open banking platforms

Banco do Brasil is trialing APIs for third party developers 

2 July, 2018
Mexico fast-tracks open banking rules

Secondary regulations on APIs and open banking are a priority, says CNBV’s Carlos Orta

18 June, 2018
Carlos Orta, CNBV, on regulating fintech in Mexico

The vice-president for regulatory policy discusses fintech in Mexico

18 June, 2018
New regs cut partner bank requirement for Brazilian startups

Lenders can seek authorization to operate independently – but now face tougher tax and accounting rules

15 June, 2018
Digital wallets raise “regulatory questions”, says Argentina’s Llach

Salaries paid through digital wallets generate a regulatory question, says deputy governor of Argentina’s central bank

11 June, 2018
Lucas Llach, BCRA, on regulating fintechs

The risks – or not – of tech innovation in financial services

11 June, 2018
Eduardo Guraieb, Mexican Fintech Association, on the new fintech law
4 June, 2018
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