Financial innovation in LatAm calls for open collaboration with start-ups

Andres Fontao, Finnovista

Fintech is upending the way we understand the financial sector in Latin America; financial services are experiencing deep transformations as a result of start-ups’ love for change driven by new technologies.

Next Bank Europe plots disruptive ‘hackathon’ in Barcelona


Spanish start-up support organisation Finnovista is hosting a ‘hackathon’ in Barcelona next month which it says will bring together programmers, designers and business people to develop new software for retail banking, capital markets, payments and big data.

Licuos named Spain’s best startup at Next Bank Madrid

Spanish startup Licuos overcame eight rivals in Madrid to win the Startup Disrupt title

Spanish business to business payment platform Licuos has been named as the winner of Innotribe Startup Disrupt, a competition to find the most innovative financial services startups in the Spanish and Portuguese speaking world.

Next Bank Madrid reveals Spain’s strongest startups

Next Bank Madrid has chosen nine startups for the competition in June

Next Bank Madrid has chosen the finalists for a competition that seeks to find the best financial services startup companies from the Spanish and Portuguese speaking world.