South America

South America

Guyana and the Islamic Bank Sign Loan Agreement for Power Upgrade

Guyana’s minister of finance, Winston Jordan, and Dr Mansur Muhtar, vice president of Islamic Bank Operations, signed a loan agreement with the Islamic Development...

How Bittrex is Upending the South American Crypto Market

Bittrex, a U.S.-based blockchain trading platform, is partnering with Cryptofacil, a fintech digital asset trading platform, to launch a digital currency exchange for customers...

Islamic Bank Approves US$20m for Guyana Power Supply Upgrade

Unreliable power supply woes in Guyana may soon be a thing of the past after the approval by the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) of...

Want to Tackle Global Challenges? Try Impact Investing

Impact investing is reshaping financial markets. Hundreds of billions of investment dollars now focus on social and environment challenges. Philanthropies have increased impact investing...

JP Morgan CIO: Blockchain Will Replace Existing Technology

JP Morgan CIO Lori Beer said at a press conference in Buenos Aires that blockchain will “replace existing technology” in a few years, according...

New Cryptocurrency Dash is Making Huge Inroads in Venezuela as Inflation...

A cryptocurrency called dash is seeing a surge in new merchant sign-ups and wallet downloads in Venezuela as hyperinflation in the country runs wild....