Top Fintech LatAm News Stories for August 6, 2021

Here are the most read news stories from our daily newsletter today:

  • Tidjane Thiam’s Spac pursues $1.5bn Latin American fintech target – Financial News London
  • Nubank co-leads $45 million investment in Indian neobank Jupiter – TechCrunch
  • Latin America’s Clara, a Corporate Spend Management Fintech, Introduces New Payment Feature – CrowdFund Insider
  • Brazil’s Nubank pumps in $45 mn in yet-to-be-launched neobank Jupiter – CrowdFund Insider
  • Digital Banking Fintech Revolut to Streamline Cross-Border Payments between US and Mexico with Remittance Corridor – CrowdFund Insider
  • Brazilian digital auto marketplace InstaCarro revs up with $23M in funding – TechCrunch
  • Rapyd raises $300M on $8.75B valuation as fintech-as-a-service continues to boom – TechCrunch
  • Uruguayan Lawmaker Introduces Bill To Allow Businesses To Accept Crypto – Blockonomi
  • Billeteras digitales en Argentina: ¿Qué desafíos podrían cortar su despliegue? – Iupana
  • Paysafe To Acquire PagoEfectivo – Paysafe

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