Digital Payments

MercadoLibre focuses on payments platform in Brazil

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Brazil

Argentine e-commerce company plans to increase investments in South America's largest economy by 70% to $3.4 bln

Rappi adds to JV loan in Mexico

Loans Funds Debt

Colombian delivery app borrows another $147 mln as part of a financial services venture with Banorte

Itaú buys into fintechs in Uruguay

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Technology

Brazilian bank picks up 30% stakes in Prex and Paigo in a bid to expand into the low-income market in Latin America

Energy transition, nearshoring spur bond demand in Mexico

Economy & Policy Bonds Debt

HSBC fills the deal pipeline with green projects and acquisition finance, says CEO in Mexico

Advent takes control of Argentine payments company

M&A Argentina United States

US private equity firm pays $350 mln for the 49% it did not already own in Prisma

Cielo sells stake in MerchantE

Equity Technology Digital Payments

Brazilian payment processor stands to earn up to $290 mln in a deal with US investment firm Integrum

Nexu gets started on Series B round

Debt Equity Funds

Mexican car loan fintech plans to raise more funds after earning $50 mln in debt and equity in a Series A round

Fairplay plots moves for South America

Equity Funds IPO

Mexican e-commerce credit platform expects to set up shop in Colombia, followed by Chile, Peru and Brazil, CEO says

MercadoLibre adds to cryptocurrency business

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Technology

Argentine e-commerce firm acquires stakes in Brazil's 2TM and New York-based Paxos

AlphaCredit sets timetable for sale

Bonds Debt Mexico

Mexican fintech says there are 29 potential bidders for a deal that it could announce within four months

PagSeguro names next CEO

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil People

Brazilian digital payments company promotes COO Alexandre Magnani to lead the business alongside Ricardo Dutra

Tribal to raise hybrid debt for LatAm expansion

Debt Funds Latin America

US fintech could get $100 mln in stablecoins and hard currency to set up shop in Brazil and Argentina, co-founder says

Getnet searches for new CEO

People Technology Digital Payments

Pedro Coutinho will leave Santander's merchant payments platform in Brazil in March after seven years in charge

Spain's Minsait buys card processor in Chile

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Technology

Indra-owned company acquires Nexus from five banks and expands its reach in Latin America

Ser to launch first fintech in Brazilian education sector

Technology Digital Payments Brazil

Higher education company plans to operate a digital bank for students and staff within a year, CFO says