LATAM FinTech – Age of the Disruptors

The second part of the LATAM FinTech Series explores the homegrown disruptors that are making LATAM the next FinTech destination and changing the local economy by inviting investment and changing how locals do business

LATAM is being eyed as a destination for expansion and investment by the rest of the world. The homegrown startups have some of the most ingenuous offerings designed to keep in mind local challenges in the banking space and drawing much applause and consumer base. Here is a quick look at the top 10 disruptors in the region

Nubank, the Brazilian financial services startup has led the financial revolution with key investments from top American and local VCs. Nubank offers a Mastercard which can be controlled from an app that runs on an Android or iOS phone or watch. Free of fees or annuity, all card services are offered through the app. This is not an entirely new concept but appeals to the majority of Brazil's emerging middle-class mobile enabled audience. It revo ...

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