Google eyes instant payments sector in Brazil

Google eyes instant payments sector in Brazil

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Brazil Latin America Digital Payments Technology

Google and other major technology companies are interested in entering the instant payments sector in Brazil, and WhatsApp will "soon" launch a payments feature on its social media platform in the country, Central Bank President Roberto Campos Neto said on Monday. Speaking at a press conference to announce the Central Bank's PIX instant payments platform, Campos Neto said he was speaking with Google and "some other 'big techs'" about entering the market in Brazil. "I think they find Brazil attr

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