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Q&A | Supermarkets Had Not Evolved in More Than 40 Years: Alejandro Sisniega, Co-founder of Jüsto

4 days ago

After raising US$65 million last February, according to Crunchbase, Jüsto announced that they would begin to expand throughout Mexico into several states including Jalisco, Puebla, Quintana Roo, Baja California, and Nuevo Leon. What we didn’t know is that they also had their sights set on going beyond the country: reaching Brazil and acquiring Freshmart in […]

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Ualá buys Mexican bank ABC Capital and will invest $150M in the country

3 weeks ago

Not even three months have passed since Ualá closed a $350 million investment round, and it has already put this capital into motion. Today, the Argentinean fintech giant announced it has acquired the Monterrey-based bank ABC Capital. It is a big step for Ualá, whose latest valuation is $2.5 billion. To date, it has received […]

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Rose Hill Acquisition Corp. launches $125 million SPAC to invest in Latam

1 month ago

Rose Hill Acquisition Corp. made its public debut on Nasdaq after raising $124 million in a deal that seeks to invest in Latin America. The Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) is already trading under the ticker symbol “ROSEU”. For its U.S. initial public offering (IPO), this SPAC sold 12,5 million units at $10 each. So […]

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Puerto Rican project chosen for Google News Lab Boot Camp

1 year ago

Contxto- In an age of “Fake News,” journalism has become more controversial, but at the same time,  more fact-driven. Many outlets are looking for that extra support to become mainstream media and be able to reach more people. However, this wouldn’t be possible without a platform, and that is what the Google News Initiative Startup […]

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Nuvemshop raises US$30 million in bid to become Latin America’s Shopify

1 year ago

Contxto– Argentine e-commerce platform Nuvemshop raised US$30 million in funding to expand their operations as a website builder for small and medium enterprises (SMEs).  Nuvemshop (known as Tiendanube in Spanish) started nearly ten years ago in Buenos Aires, and has since expanded to Brazil and Mexico, with plans to move to Colombia and Peru in […]

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3 science-based startups from Argentina each raise US$1.75 million

1 year ago

Contxto – Many of the investment rounds we cover here at Contxto involve a lot of the same stuff: consumer fintechs, proptech platforms, B2B lending startups… But every once in a while, a fund will pop up announcing funding for more out-of-the-box startups as is the case with the Center for Technological, Entrepreneurial, and Social […]

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Finsocial raises US$20 million in debt financing to dish out more loans in Colombia

1 year ago

Contxto – Households across Colombia are scrambling to make ends meet with improvised businesses, pawnshops, and of course, requesting loans. To (hopefully) add some relief on that end, Finsocial got COP$76 billion (~US$20 million) in debt financing. Swiss Symbiotics procured the funds which will be channeled towards the fintech’s increasingly diverse lending solutions. Finsocial in […]

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Why EBANX sees big potential in its payment processing service in Uruguay

1 year ago

Contxto – Fintech EBANX launched operations in its ninth Latin American country, Uruguay, this week. Correspondingly, merchants there will now be able to process debit and credit cards through the startup’s system. EBANX was already handling payments in its native Brazil as well as Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Colombia, and Mexico. EBANX and potential […]

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Government’s payment platform CoDi has yet to take off in Mexico

1 year ago

Contxto – Even the best-intentioned public policy can fall a little flat. Case and point is Mexico’s mobile payment platform, CoDi. The government launched this system in September of last year and an initial survey showed many users didn’t even know what CoDi was. I’m sure you know, but just in case: It is the […]

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Karün raises US$4M for its sustainable eyewear

1 year ago

Contxto – Sustainability doesn’t have to be left to NGOs and governments to sort out. There are plenty of Latam startups that through entrepreneurship, are creating a better future and providing jobs along the way. And it’s not a matter of charity either, it’s a legitimate and potentially profitable business. Proof of that is the […]

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