The used smartphone market booms in Brazil

Sep 19, 2022 12:32 4 min read Welcome to our Tech roundup, with the biggest stories on technology and innovation in Brazil. This week: A new push for the smartphone market in Brazil. Brazilian used smartphone market gains new momentum The combination of the exorbitant prices of recently launched smartphones in Brazil and the arrival … Read more

Attack on Cristina Kirchner: Case closed?

Sep 18, 2022 11:39 6 min read (Updated: Sep 18, 2022 11:41) Plenty has been revealed about who tried to shoot Argentinian Vice President Cristina Kirchner two weeks ago while she greeted her fans near her doorstep, with four arrests already ordered by Judge María Eugenia Capuchetti. But behind the immediate perpetrators hangs the specter … Read more

Why Nubank is leaving Brazil’s stock market

Sep 16, 2022 18:21 5 min read 🔔 The dashboard: Brazil’s benchmark stock index Ibovespa lost 2.70 percent this week. Meanwhile, the Brazilian Real gained 3.10 percent against the US Dollar. Biggest gains: Positive Inf (hardware), + 12.81 percent. Biggest drops: Estacio (education), -14.10 percent. Nubank says farewell to local listing and sends bad message … Read more

Peru instant payment system to debut in 2023

Sep 16, 2022 16:28 6 min read Riding the coattails of the success PIX enjoyed in Brazil, other Latin American countries are developing their own instant payment systems. But while in the development of the system was spearheaded by the Central Bank (and imposed on big banks), Colombia and now Peru have opted for the … Read more

Bolsonaro on Her Majesty’s service

Sep 16, 2022 11:30 am 8 min read (Updated: Sep 16, 2022 12:19) Brazil’s far-right President Jair Bolsonaro will travel to London this weekend to attend the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II, scheduled for Monday. He will then fly to New York for the United Nations General Assembly — at which Brazil traditionally gives the … Read more