Digital Payments

Alpargatas acquires software developer

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity M&A

Brazilian footwear and clothing company pays $37 mln in cash and stock for Ioasys as part of a push to increase online sales

Ualá to bring in first Argentine investor

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Technology

Argentine fintech is in talks with Eduardo Eurnekian to finance its regional expansion plans

PicPay files for IPO on Nasdaq

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy IPO Equity

Brazilian payment platform plans to list Class A shares in New York and use the proceeds to expand digital services

Ualá seeks to buy Wilobank

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Digital Payments

Argentine fintech plans to expand digital banking services as it also enters the Mexican market

Brazil approves WhatsApp payment services

Economy & Policy Brazil United States

Central bank allows money transfer between users but still evaluates service for purchases from merchants

BTG Pactual buys fintech Kinvo

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity M&A

Brazilian investment bank spends $13 mln for the online investment platform

Magazine Luiza acquires supermarket e-commerce company

M&A Brazil Technology

Brazilian retailer adds VipCommerce to a recent spate of M&A deals

RecargaPay finishes third funding round

Equity Brazil United States

Brazilian mobile payments company reaps $70 mln in Series C as Mexican fintech Stori raises $33 mln in Series B

Google eyes instant payments sector in Brazil

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Brazil

WhatsApp could "soon" offer a service in the country, Central Bank head says

INTERVIEW: COVID-19 speeds up digital payment services in Latin America

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Renewed economic activity in China boosts the flow of funds in the region, says Dino Sani from BNY Mellon