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

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 –

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 –

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 –

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 –

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 –

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