Tag "latin america"

The Not Company, a maker of plant-based meat and dairy substitutes in Chile, will soon be worth $250M

July 24, 2020 0

The Not Company, Latin America’s leading contender in the plant-based meat and dairy substitute market, is about to close on an $85 million round of

Regulatory roadblocks are holding back Colombia’s tech and transportation industries

July 8, 2020 0

Daniel Rodriguez Contributor Daniel Rodriguez is CEO and co-founder of Picap, which has raised more than $7 million of venture capital for its mobility platform,

Regulatory roadblocks are holding back Colombia’s tech and transportation industries

July 8, 2020 0

Daniel Rodriguez Contributor Daniel Rodriguez is CEO and co-founder of Picap, which has raised more than $7 million of venture capital for its mobility platform,

La Haus is bringing US tech services to Latin America’s real estate market

June 18, 2020 0

The alchemy for a successful startup can be hard to parse. Sometimes, it’s who you know. Sometimes it’s where you go to school. And sometimes

Fintech regulations in Latin America could fuel growth or freeze out startups

May 28, 2020 0

Ximena Aleman Contributor Ximena Aleman is co-founder and chief business development officer at Prometeo, an open banking platform that serves Latin America. It may have

SouSmile raises $10M to grow its anti-braces aligner brand

March 23, 2020 0

Amid expectations that early-stage funding and valuations will decline due to an economic downturn caused by the novel coronavirus outbreak, young startups like the Brazilian

Investors in LatAm get bitten by the hotel investment bug as Ayenda raises $8.7 million

February 22, 2020 0

Some of Latin America’s leading venture capital investors are now backing hotel chains. In fact, Ayenda, the largest hotel chain in Colombia, has raised $8.7

Peru’s startup scene is ready for more

February 13, 2020 0

Greg Mitchell Contributor Greg Mitchell is regional director of Angel Ventures, a startup investor and advisor and is the creator of the blog Ruta Startup.

Africa Roundup: Trump’s Nigeria ban, Paga’s acquisition and raises — Fluterwave $35M, Sendy $20M

February 4, 2020 0

The first month of the new-year saw Africa enter the fray of U.S. politics. The Trump administration announced last week it would halt immigration from

Latin America Roundup: Loft raises $175M, SoftBank invests in Mexico’s Alphacredit and Rappi pulls back

February 1, 2020 0

Sophia Wood Contributor Sophia Wood is a principal at Magma Partners, a Latin America-focused seed-stage VC firm with offices in Latin America, Asia and the

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