Tag: south america

  • Offering a white-labeled lending service in emerging markets, Mines raises $13 million

    Jake Bright Emerging markets credit startup Mines.io has closed a $13 million Series A round led by The Rise Fund, the global impact fund formed by private equity giant TPG, and 10 others, including Velocity Capital. “We’re a technology company that facilitates local institutions — banks, mobile operators, retailers — to offer credit to their customers,” Mines […]

  • Latin Americas Groupon Mafia

    Nathan Lustig is an entrepreneur and managing partner at Magma Partners, a seed-stage investment fund in Santiago, Chile. More posts by this contributor: A new era for startup investing in Latin America The founders of PayPal and its employees have produced many highly successful companies over the years. In fact, PayPal’s founding team often is referred […]