• Hey Banco’s Journey Towards Independence from Banregio Extends to December

    Mexican bank Banregio's digital arm, Hey Banco, will not achieve full independence until at least December this year, extending its journey toward operational autonomy. Initially announced in February 2020, Hey Banco sought independence from Banregio to…
  • Segura Bank Partners with Temenos to Launch Digital Bank

    Segura Bank International (SBI) of Puerto Rico has announced a strategic partnership with Swiss vendor Temenos to leverage its cloud-based core banking platform for the launch of its new digital bank, catering to mid-to-high earners…
  • Conta to expand after $41.5m raise

    Brazilian fintech Conta Simples has secured $41.5 million in a Series B funding round led by existing investor Base10 Partners. The funding will be utilised by Conta Simples to enhance its corporate card platform and…
  • Crypto Offerings Thrives in LatAm

    While the global crypto winter has dampened enthusiasm elsewhere, Latin America is witnessing a surge in interest, particularly in Brazil, where over 4 million individuals have embraced the crypto space. This has prompted traditional financial…
  • Itaú Unibanco forays into cryptocurrency market

    Itaú Unibanco, Brazil's largest private bank, has entered the bitcoin industry by introducing a cryptocurrency trading service on December 4, 2023. This move represents a substantial step towards integrating traditional banking with digital assets, responding…