Topic: Fintech

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There is still time to participate in Latin American Corporate Counsel Association’s (LACCA) research into which law firms are regularly retained by the region's largest 50 banks by assets.

08 December 2022

Brazilian fintech is an evolution, not a revolution

Brazil’s established financial institutions should not feel threatened by emerging fintechs, but regulation will be integral to maintaining competition in the market, according to Eduardo Alcalay, the CEO of Bank of America Brasil.

07 December 2022

Mexican buy now pay later start-up gets US$100 million credit line

White & Case SC in Mexico City has helped Mexican fintech Nelo get a credit facility of up to US$100 million.

08 November 2022

Mexican fintech PayClip gets US$50 million loan

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York has helped Morgan Stanley, HSBC México and JP Morgan Chase lend US$50 million to Mexican digital payment platform PayClip.

10 October 2022

Ecuadorean unicorn grows Mexican presence with fintech buy

Ecuadorean fintech Kushki has hired Morse, Barnes-Brown & Pendleton in Boston and Mexican firm Santamarina y Steta to acquire Mexico City-based counterpart Billpocket.

07 October 2022

GCs meet in Miami to discuss ESG, risk management geopolitical risks and diversity

In-house lawyers at LACCA Live Miami exchanged ideas on how legal departments can most efficiently navigate the choppy waters of geopolitical risk and economic uncertainty, as well as highlighting trends in ESG and digitisation.

06 October 2022

RappiPay obtains US$112 million credit line in Colombia

Colombian fintech RappiPay has hired Mendoza to obtain a 500 billion pesos (US$112 million) financing from a group of local banks.

05 October 2022

Honorato Delaveau boosts offering with double hire

Chilean Highly Recommended firm Honorato Delaveau has strengthened its natural resources and corporate practices by hiring a partner and a senior associate.

30 September 2022

Chilean lender hires Chávez Vargas for Mexican launch

Chávez Vargas Minutti SC has helped Cordada – a Chilean company that lends funds to fintechs – enter the Mexican market.

16 September 2022

González Calvillo and BGBG help Bradesco expand in Mexico

González Calvillo, SC has helped Brazil’s Banco Bradesco acquire all shares in Mexican private equity investor Ictineo Plataforma.

14 September 2022

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