Descubre el futuro de las finanzas en América Latina y el Caribe

The future of finance in LatAm & the Caribbean

O futuro das finanças na América Latina e no Caribe


Digital finance is transforming rapidly

The digital finance revolution is accelerating. To really understand this progress, and to explore the new opportunities and challenges that are emerging in 2021, we are proud to present a special series on digital finance, in partnership with Mastercard. Here are the latest highlights:

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Payments: Contactless adoption accelerates with pandemic


No-touch card transactions soared in 2020 – and huge growth potential remains for further growth

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Carlo Enrico: “Trust is the new currency”


Consumers need to understand and trust that today’s digital solutions will work, and that their information will be safe, Carlo Enrico, president of Mastercard for Latin America and the Caribbean, tells iupana

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Beyond an account: The challenges of financial inclusion in Latin America


Latin America has made extensive progress in increasing access to finance in the last year, but there are still many areas that could benefit from digital solutions and collaboration

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With partnerships, fintechs and FIs gain speed and innovation


Collaborative approaches have proven to be a win-win situation in the financial industry. Thanks to partnerships, startups can scale quickly, and traditional financial institutions acquire disruptive technology

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Fintech Growth and Partnerships

Video Interview

Thiago Dias, VP Fintech Strategy and Labs, Latin America and the Caribbean, Mastercard, discusses how fintechs can partner with Mastercard, and what the opportunities are for startups in financial services in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2021.

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Fintech: The Power of Collaboration

Webinar | On demand

A live conversation with startups Juvo and MoTecnologías, alongside Mastercard, to discuss experiences, challenges and opportunities in forming financial technology partnerships. In Spanish.

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Ajay Bhalla, Mastercard

Inclusion: Digital trust's pivotal role for economic growth

Opinion article

The 2020 Digital Intelligence Index highlights the value of digitalization and trust in securing economic resilience and prosperity, writes Ajay Bhalla, president, Cyber & Intelligence, Mastercard.

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Walter Pimenta Mastercard

The future of payments in Latin America and the Caribbean: Are we reaching the end of cash?


The way we pay is one of the most transformed habits of 2020, writes Walter Pimenta, Senior Vice President for Product and Innovation at Mastercard.

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About Mastercard


This special series on Fintech for Good is produced in association with Mastercard.

Mastercard is a global technology company in the payments industry. Our mission is to connect and power an inclusive, digital economy that benefits everyone, everywhere by making transactions safe, simple, smart and accessible. Using secure data and networks, partnerships and passion, our innovations and solutions help individuals, financial institutions, governments and businesses realize their greatest potential. Our decency quotient, or DQ, drives our culture and everything we do inside and outside of our company. With connections across more than 210 countries and territories, we are building a sustainable world that unlocks priceless possibilities for all.

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