The economic shock of the COVID-19 pandemic is having a fundamental impact on lending and leasing fintechs
As the economy heads for recession induced by the coronavirus pandemic, fintechs are bracing for a slowdown in investment. But could digital channels ultimately get a boost from the turmoil?
Scotiabank Peru, BBVA and Interbank find fast uptake with PLIN, to facilitate free and immediate peer-to-peer transfers, although interoperability is in question
In Mexico, Nubank may accounts and loans in addition to credit cards as it seeks to replicate Brazilian success
Brazilians use messaging app to chat with Bradesco’s bot, renegotiate debt at Banco do Brasil, as digital banking surges
Brazilian banks face a series of challenges to deal with open banking, says Márcio Schettini, retail banking head at Itaú
Biggest hurdle for users to become loyal regulars comes early in the life cycle, says CEO and founder of Brazilian digital bank Neon
Brazilian merchant acquirers are developing super apps, loan products and banking platforms as core business gets tough
Customers are flocking to digital channels, but two Credicorp business areas show the downsides of digital transformation
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
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More electronic transactions will make it easier for Citibanamex to offer micro loans, says Rodrigo Kuri
Santander, Bradesco and Itaú have posted double-digit growth in digital customers
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Chilean bank Bci is preparing for new competitors to its digital brand Mach, as MercadoPago preps for roll out
Banks explore avatars, gamification and a re-think of credit card rewards
Panamanian bank Banistmo is testing gamification and QR payments
Banregio integrates e-commerce and deliveries into its app
The digital lending arm of Puerto Rico’s biggest bank says focusing on just one high-potential market and fine tuning the customer experience has fueled growth
Innovations on top of old tech amplify challenges for bank cybersecurity in Argentina
Sao Paulo-based neobank prioritizes data analytics, shuns blockchain
BTG Pactual has launched a security token offering (STO), using blockchain to facilitate investment in Brazilian real estate fund
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