Blockchain is gaining momentum as a tool for the financial industry, but its complexity remains an obstacle to its adoption
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Here are the best webinars and online events in the digital banking and fintech sector in Latin America, from June 15 to 19
Digital platforms and integrations are growing in importance for Latin American financial services, say execs from banks and fintechs
COVID has disrupted the disruptors, with Latin American fintechs often finding more customer demand but tougher financing options
Argentine banks nab Nubank exec for digital payments venture; Santander InnoVentures invests in a55
Brazilian lawmakers have delayed data protection laws but are pushing ahead on open banking regulations.
A surge in e-commerce has hastened growth of digital payments – but can the acceleration continue?
Banks are joining forces in Brazil, Mexico and Peru to develop interoperative instant payments systems
As covid-19 drives a surge in e-commerce purchases, digital retailers are facing unique challenges
Banks’ digital channels are getting a sharp boost from coronavirus. Will this become a long-term trend?
Scotiabank Peru, BBVA and Interbank find fast uptake with PLIN, to facilitate free and immediate peer-to-peer transfers, although interoperability is in question
Mexico’s new Fintech Law is already set to be changed, while specific open banking rules could take up to another year to be defined
Mercado Pago is applying to become a financial institution in Chile, IFPE in Mexico, says Chile CEO Matias Spagui
Brazilians use messaging app to chat with Bradesco’s bot, renegotiate debt at Banco do Brasil, as digital banking surges
Outlook 2020: AI, open banking and institutional processes are biggest priorities for digital and innovation leaders at LatAm banks in 2020
Brazilian banks face a series of challenges to deal with open banking, says Márcio Schettini, retail banking head at Itaú
Brazilian merchant acquirers are developing super apps, loan products and banking platforms as core business gets tough
Loan losses at Mercado Credito Brazil highlight the difficulties of fine-tuning digital lending businesses
Customers are flocking to digital channels, but two Credicorp business areas show the downsides of digital transformation
Mexicans made 39,000 payments through CoDi in the first month of operations, with half of those through one bank, according to the latest statistics.
Brazil’s official instant payments-system based on QR codes is taking shape, even as banks and fintechs develop their own apps
Brazilian banks employ APIs as they look to capture greater share of the retail market
Brazilian bank’s digital payments platform boasts digital onboarding and a frictionless experience
As big tech companies are moving into finance, banking as a service is emerging as a new business area for financial institutions
- Citibanamex mulls developer API strategy
- Distrust, fraud hamper digital payments in Mexico
- In a crowded market, BCI bets on mobile payments dominance
- Digital wallets raise “regulatory questions”, says Argentina’s Llach
- BancoEstado plans wallet, aims for scale with ComprAquí
- Brazilian open banking moves ahead despite data law postponement