Latin America is home to over 1,100 fintech startups. This year, the market reached an inflection point, with investors based outside the continent injecting hundreds of millions of dollars in equity and debt and creating unicorns. This paper shares the perspective of global VC and PE firms and bank innovation funds who are evaluating market conditions, guiding startup strategies, picking winners, and forging partnerships.
The research will be of significant interest to investors considering entry into the region; fintechs seeking global capital; and others following global fintech trends. Includes listings of top funds and deals. Co-authored with Finnovista.