ExplorersContact us

Meet the Mexican Electric Car Looking To Disrupt The Market, BBVA’s Resilience in Mexican Market Helps Bank Beat Profit Estimates, How Latin American Startups Are Following in China’s Footsteps, and more.

Mexico might soon have its own electric car composed entirely of Mexican talent and components, Europe and Latin America have much to gain from closer ties, and more from the region…

dataPlor Raises $2M to Digitize Small Businesses in Emerging Markets, Latin America’s Digital Tax Conundrum, a Wave of Compliance Measures Sweeps Across the region, and more…

dataPlor raised its third round of seed capital to digitize Latin American small businesses, Colombian government announces National Development Plan 2018 – 2022, report on the composition of Latin American retail e-commerce, and more from the region.

Didi’s Latin American Expansion Invigorates Regional Competition with Uber, Brazilian Pension Reform “Has Markets Feeling Downright Celebratory”, Nubank surpasses 10 million Brazilian Clients, and more….

This week in LatAm: Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing launched financial services in Brazil and Mexico, Brazilian markets boomed, and NuBank became Latin America’s biggest fintech company.

Goldman Sachs looks to capitalize on new opportunities in Latin American fintech, Finance Chief’s Resignation Deepens Doubts in Mexico, and more from Latin America

Other stories this week include: Brazilian health-tech Feegow Clinic raises R$20 million, FOMO’s underlying role in last week’s EU-Mercosur Agreement, and Brazilian Startups’ Preference for New York over São Paolo for IPOs

Uber partners with BBVA and Mastercard to offer debit card to local drivers, Latin American VC Funding Trends, Grow Mobility hits 10 million ride milestone, EU-Mercosur Treaty, and more from the region...

Featured stories include: the top four big trends in Latin American startup funding, Grow Mobility’s growing success, EU-Mercosur Treaty: deal details and its international implications for Latin America.

Mexican Walmart launches grocery orders via WhatsApp, Newly Launched Latin American Capacity to Combat Corruption (CCC) Index, Ride-hailing billion dollar LatAm business, and more from the region...

Walmart begins offering grocery delivery from its Superama stores via messaging service WhatsApp, CCC Index to offer businesses a comprehensive understanding of the nuanced compliance challenges in Latin America, Ride-hailing revenue in Latin America expected to top US$1 billion by 2023, and more.

SoftBank's Brazilian investments, Latin American legislation's benefits for American entrepreneurs, and more...

This week, SoftBank bet big on Brazilian business, Platzi raised $6M USD in a Series A funding round, and President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador invited Mark Zuckerberg to join him in promoting universal internet access in Mexico.

Softbank Vision Fund invests $100M in Brazil’s Loggi, Chinese ride-sharing giant Didi’s future Latin American expansion, PayPal’s Involvement in Mexican SMB lending, and more from Latin America…

This week, logistics startup Loggi became the newest Brazilian unicorn, Didi announced expansion plans for Colombia and Chile, and PayPal kicked off their new partnership with Konfio. 

Rappi announces plans to launch Visa debit card, Brazilan payments startup Celcoin raises $1.5M, Netflix collaborates with Latin American Youtubers to promote engagement, and more from the region…

This week, Rappi entered the neobanking market, Netflix tapped into their Latin American consumer base, and Finnovasta released their Mexican Fintech Report.


Let’s start the conversation. Whether you’re looking for new emerging markets data, to verify existing records, or need to launch a custom data project, we can help.

Contact us


Sign up for our newsletter. Get insights on growing your business in Latin America delivered straight to your inbox.

You’re all set! Thanks for signing up.
There was an error while submitting—please try again.