Index ventures into Latin America to back Sofia, a Mexico City-based telemedicine and health insurer – ITPro.works

Arturo Sanchez and his co-founders have spent the past two years developing the telemedicine and insurance platform, Sofia, as a way to give customers across Mexico better access to quality … Read More

Merging Airbnb and the traditional hotel model, Mexico City’s Casai raises $23 million to grow in Latin America – ITPro.works

With travel and tourism rising across Latin America, Casai, a startup combining Airbnb single unit rentals with hotel room amenities, has raised $23 million to expand its business across Latin … Read More

Cryptocurrency wallet BRD reaches 6 million users, driven by growth in Latin America and India – ITPro.works

Mobile cryptocurrency wallet BRD announced today that it now has more than six million users worldwide, thanks to strong growth in India and Latin America. With this momentum, the company … Read More

Latin America’s digital transformation is making up for lost time – ITPro.works

Julio Vasconcellos Contributor Julio Vasconcellos is the managing partner of Atlantico, a venture capital fund focused on Latin America. He was previously the founder of Canary, Peixe Urbano and was … Read More

Jüsto adds another $5 million in funding to build its online, delivery-only grocery store for Latin America – ITPro.works

As it begins expanding beyond its home base in Mexico City, the on-demand, online only grocery store Jüsto has  added another $5 million in early stage funding. The new money … Read More

Miami-based Marco Financial is launching a revenue-based lending service for Latin American SMEs – ITPro.works

Marco Financial, a new Miami-based startup, is looking to take a piece of the roughly $350 billion trade finance market for Latin American exporters with its novel factoring services business.  … Read More

Property tech startup Habi raises $10M to drive expansion in Latin America – TechCrunch

When Brynne McNulty Rojas moved to Bogotá, Colombia four years ago, she encountered a fragmented real estate industry that lacked a central database for consumers to find or compare homes. … Read More

Lana has launched in Latin America to be the one-stop shop for gig workers’ financial needs – TechCrunch

Lana, a new startup based in Madrid, is looking to be the next big thing in Latin American fintech. Founded by serial entrepreneur Pablo Muniz, whose last business was backed … Read More

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