South America

South America

South American Crypto Growth Significant and Diverse

Cryptocurrency’s global growth has been substantial over the course of this year, and nowhere has interest been stronger than in the developing world. Blockchain...

Brazil Indirectly Opens “a Window” for Investment Funds to Buy Bitcoin

While the world is still divided over regulations for cryptocurrencies, another country has moved forward and eased regulations for the institution to buy cryptocurrencies...

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...