South America

South America

With IDB Support, Brazil’s BNDES Launches Framework for Sustainable Bonds

The Brazilian National Bank for Economic and Social Development (BNDES) is launching its Sustainability Bond Framework (SBF), produced through a partnership with the Inter-American...

Latin America’s First Approved Bitcoin ETF to raise $90 Million to...

Brazil’s first Bitcoin ETF is looking to raise some $90 million to buy BTC in anticipation of the official launch of the product. Following the...

Carrefour Brazil Introduces Blockchain Technology for Citrus Fruits

Carrefour Brazil has introduced blockchain technology to track a new range of citrus fruits under the Sabor & Qualidade label in São Paulo. The QR...

How Open Banking’s Fintech Liberation Is a Boost for Traditional Finance...

Open banking is creating new economies and modernising the financial market. The benefits of this technological leap will be felt across the board by...

EOS Builder Block.one Joins Enterprise Blockchain Alliance in Latin America

Block.one, the company that raised a record-breaking $4 billion to fund the development of the underlying software of the EOS blockchain, is cementing ties...

New Partnership to Promote Sustainable Finance in Brazil

A new partnership has been formed to promote sustainable finance in Brazil and further align the banking sector with the commitments in the Paris...