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Listening, thinking about the other and being sensitive to their needs, has led us to a different way of relating in which we are all important, because it is not the same to provide financial services than to support the construction of life projects.
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Awake raises US$500K, travel industry isn’t dead for investors
Contxto – Who says travel startups are taboo for venture capitalists (VC) right now? Not Colombian Awake Travel, who recently raised a seed investment for US$500,000. The Bancolombia Foundation and Fondo Acción led the round. Consequently, the startup will develop its platform for booking eco-friendly trips and experiences in Colombia. Awake Travel shall also use […]
Colombian startup Finaktiva snags US$9 million for credit solution
Contxto – Colombian online loaner Finaktiva recently wrapped up a Series A round for US$9 million through debt and equity. Investment leaders were Triodos and Alphamundi. They were joined by Bancoldex, Aktiva, Bancolombia, Confiar, as well as some entrepreneurship-centered family offices. Apparently Triodos was interested in Finaktiva because of its positive social, environmental, and economic […]
Ópera, the Colombian social robot, prepares to compete in Australia
Contxto – Ópera, one of Colombia’s most advanced robots allegedly capable of recognizing human emotions, will be competing in RoboCup 2019 in Sydney, Australia from July 2 to July 8. In Summary Sinfonía, Ópera, Sónata, Lírica and Lied are four robot prototypes developed in a partnership between Bancolombia and three Colombian universities. These institutions include […]
Bancolombia and Vlipco launch new joint initiative for online payments
Contxto – Consumers seemed enthusiastic after the General Shareholder Assembly of Bancolombia announced a new partnership with Vlipco, last week. This new initiative aims to make online payments more efficient for Latin America’s fifth largest e-Commerce market. In summary The payment gateway will be implemented in the upcoming months and will enable peer-to-peer transactions via […]
AI-Powered Bot Startup, Yalochat, nabs USD $10M Series A
Contxto – Yalochat, the Mexican/Guatemalan artificial intelligence platform for customer service raised a USD $10M Series A round, led by Sierra Ventures. The AI-powered startup allows brands to effectively communicate with their customers through Whatsapp, Facebook Messenger and WeChat (in China), using chatbot assistants It denominated itself a “conversational AI that builds relationships with your […]