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Earlier this year, logistics startup CargoX stated that it wanted to finance more transport companies in Brazil. To that end, this it recently raised R$15 million (about US$2.8 million) through Pattac Empreendimentos e Participações to procure small and medium-sized trucking businesses with working capital. #logistics#brazil #funding #startups #venturecapital Startup News, Freight Forwarder, Transport Companies, Startups, Brazil, Transportation, Finance, Trucks, Medium

CargoX raises US$2.8 million to fuel trucking companies with working capital

Earlier this year, logistics startup CargoX stated that it wanted to finance more transport companies in Brazil. To that end, this it recently raised R$15 million (about US$2.8 million) through Pattac Empreendimentos e Participações to procure small and medium-sized trucking businesses with working capital. #logistics#brazil #funding #startups #venturecapital

Brazilian BizCapital raised some equity capital of its own. Yesterday (17) the lending startup for businesses announced it closed a Series B round for US$12 million courtesy of DEG, a development finance institution from Germany and a subsidiary of KfW Group. #brazil #funding #venturecapital #fintech Startup News, Raising, Brazil, Finance, Investing, Germany, Group, Fun, Deutsch

Lending fintech BizCapital raises US$12 million through DEG

Brazilian BizCapital raised some equity capital of its own. Yesterday (17) the lending startup for businesses announced it closed a Series B round for US$12 million courtesy of DEG, a development finance institution from Germany and a subsidiary of KfW Group. #brazil #funding #venturecapital #fintech

In order to reach more global markets, Arena recently raised US$2.3 million in seed 2 funding. Redpoint eventures led the round and was joined by the Incubate Fund, Plug and Play, and Intango Ventures. #brazil #funding #venturecapital #marketing Startup News, Global Market, Brazil, Investing, Led, Marketing

Redpoint eventures leads US$2.3 million investment in marketing startup Arena

In order to reach more global markets, Arena recently raised US$2.3 million in seed 2 funding. Redpoint eventures led the round and was joined by the Incubate Fund, Plug and Play, and Intango Ventures. #brazil #funding #venturecapital #marketing

Brazilian fintech Payface’s recent investment for R$3 million (US$572,000) bodes a promising trend in contactless payments. Investors included tech company BRQ Digital Solutions as well as Alvarez & Marsal’s Next A&M fund. #brazil #funding #venturecapital #fintech #biometrics Startup News, Facial Recognition, Investors, Brazil, Tech, Digital, Fun, Technology, Hilarious

Forgot your wallet? You can always pay with your face

Brazilian fintech Payface’s recent investment for R$3 million (US$572,000) bodes a promising trend in contactless payments. Investors included tech company BRQ Digital Solutions as well as Alvarez & Marsal’s Next A&M fund. #brazil #funding #venturecapital #fintech #biometrics

Today, Brazilian fintech Remessa Online closed an investment for R$110 million (around US$21 million) through Kaszek Ventures. Other contributors include Bewater Ventures and Kevin Efrusy—who’s well-known for having led an investment in Facebook at Accel. #funding #venturecapital #brazil #fintech Make Money On Internet, Way To Make Money, Cool Things To Make, How To Make, Manufactured Stone Veneer, Home Equity Line, Financial Asset, Home Selling Tips, Money Tips

Kaszek leads US$21 million investment in fintech Remessa Online

Today, Brazilian fintech Remessa Online closed an investment for R$110 million (around US$21 million) through Kaszek Ventures. Other contributors include Bewater Ventures and Kevin Efrusy—who’s well-known for having led an investment in Facebook at Accel. #funding #venturecapital #brazil #fintech

Startups in the insurance sector continue to take the spotlight. Last week, Kaszek Ventures and Monashees co-led a seed investment for US$4.6 million in insurtech Pipo Saúde. Other participants included ONEVC and angel investors including Nubank CEO, David Vélez. #brazil #venturecapital #funding #artificialintelligence #healthtech #insuretech Startup News, Health Insurance Plans, Startups, Investors, Raising, Spotlight, Brazil, David, Angel

Pipo Saúde raises US$4.6 million through Kaszek Ventures and Monashees

Startups in the insurance sector continue to take the spotlight. Last week, Kaszek Ventures and Monashees co-led a seed investment for US$4.6 million in insurtech Pipo Saúde. Other participants included ONEVC and angel investors including Nubank CEO, David Vélez. #brazil #venturecapital #funding #artificialintelligence #healthtech #insuretech

Social media behemoth Facebook is debuting a highly-anticipated feature in Brazil. Through its Facebook Pay service and Cielo—a payments processor—users in this Latin American country can now complete payment transactions via WhatsApp. #brazil #payment #ecommerce #facebook #fintech #socialmedia #smes Startup News, American Country, Ecommerce, Brazil, Social Media, Social Networks, E Commerce, Social Media Tips

Facebook’s WhatsApp debuts payment service in Brazil

Social media behemoth Facebook is debuting a highly-anticipated feature in Brazil. Through its Facebook Pay service and Cielo—a payments processor—users in this Latin American country can now complete payment transactions via WhatsApp. #brazil #payment #ecommerce #facebook #fintech #socialmedia #smes

For parents with a child diagnosed with autism, it can be difficult to know how to cope and provide them the right care. Honestly, even diagnosing the disorder has its own set of challenges. Which is why Brazilian healthtech Genial Care’s recent seed round through Canary Ventures is a welcome sight. #brazil #venturecapital #funding #healthtech Startup News, Children With Autism, Disorders, Brazil, Investing, Seeds, Parents, Challenges, Dads

Genial Care closes seed round to help kids with autism in Brazil

For parents with a child diagnosed with autism, it can be difficult to know how to cope and provide them the right care. Honestly, even diagnosing the disorder has its own set of challenges. Which is why Brazilian healthtech Genial Care’s recent seed round through Canary Ventures is a welcome sight. #brazil #venturecapital #funding #healthtech

Brazilian mobility startup Voll is going places—literally. Thanks to its recent investment for R$4 million (around US$818,000) through co-leading investors Iporanga Ventures and Wayra it can act on its expansion plans.  #brazil #funding #venturecapital #marketplace Startup News, Investors, Brazil, How To Plan, Places, Lugares

Iporanga and Wayra lead US$818,000 investment in mobility startup Voll

Brazilian mobility startup Voll is going places—literally. Thanks to its recent investment for R$4 million (around US$818,000) through co-leading investors Iporanga Ventures and Wayra it can act on its expansion plans. #brazil #funding #venturecapital #marketplace

Open banking in Brazil has led XP Investimentos to review its growth strategy. And in light of the market opportunity it sees in its native country, it bought a majority stake in fintech Fliper. The value of the transaction remains undisclosed as of the announcement made last Monday (8).  #Brazil  #M&A #fintech #investment Open Banking, Startup News, Native Country, Announcement, Brazil, Opportunity, Investing, Led, Marketing

XP Investimentos acquires majority stake in fintech Fliper

Open banking in Brazil has led XP Investimentos to review its growth strategy. And in light of the market opportunity it sees in its native country, it bought a majority stake in fintech Fliper. The value of the transaction remains undisclosed as of the announcement made last Monday (8). #Brazil #M&A #fintech #investment

Proptech Hent closed an investment for R$5 million (around US$1 million) and made the announcement this week. Brazil’s low-tech and disjointed real estate market are what convinced lead investor Canary Ventures to move forward with the deal. That, and Hent’s co-Founders’ experience in startup-building. #brazil #funding #venturecapital #proptech Startup News, Move Forward, Co Founder, Real Estate Marketing, Raising, Announcement, Brazil, Investing, Tech

Proptech Hent raises US$1 million with Canary

Proptech Hent closed an investment for R$5 million (around US$1 million) and made the announcement this week. Brazil’s low-tech and disjointed real estate market are what convinced lead investor Canary Ventures to move forward with the deal. That, and Hent’s co-Founders’ experience in startup-building. #brazil #funding #venturecapital #proptech

The startup will use the funds to double its current staff of 70 people. Most hiring will be for its tech and data science departments. LogComex currently manages operations in five countries: Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, and the United States. #brazil #funding #venturecapital #logistics #bigdata Startup News, Data Science, Big Data, Raising, Brazil, Countries, Leadership, Investing, United States

Logistics startup LogComex raises US$583,000 through Caravela Capital and Invest Tech

The startup will use the funds to double its current staff of 70 people. Most hiring will be for its tech and data science departments. LogComex currently manages operations in five countries: Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, and the United States. #brazil #funding #venturecapital #logistics #bigdata

What are Ripple and the Central Bank of Brazil up to? On May 30, reps from both parties had a closed-door meeting. During the video conference call, Ripple’s CEO, Brad Garlinghouse talked to the Bank’s President, Roberto Campos Neto. #brazil #government #blockchain #government Startup News, Conference Call, Central Bank, Blockchain, Hold On, Parties, Fiestas, Naruto Sad

Ripple and Central Bank of Brazil hold private meeting

What are Ripple and the Central Bank of Brazil up to? On May 30, reps from both parties had a closed-door meeting. During the video conference call, Ripple’s CEO, Brad Garlinghouse talked to the Bank’s President, Roberto Campos Neto. #brazil #government #blockchain #government

No-code entegration platform Digibee announced it raised US$5 million last Wednesday (3). GAA Investments and Laércio Albuquerque of Cisco Brazil were the lead investors. #software #venturecapital #funding #brazil Startup News, Investors, Integrity, Raising, Brazil, Wednesday, Software, Platform, Coding

Digibee raises US$5 million through GAA Investments to scale integration platform

No-code entegration platform Digibee announced it raised US$5 million last Wednesday (3). GAA Investments and Laércio Albuquerque of Cisco Brazil were the lead investors. #software #venturecapital #funding #brazil

June 3rd is World Bicycle Day! And what better way to celebrate than with a micro-mobility investment. #brazil #funding #venturecapital #micromobility Startup News, June 3rd, Brazil, Investing, Bicycle, Fun, Bike, Bicycle Kick, Bicycles

Tembici closes US$47 million Series B led by Valor Capital and Redpoint eventures

June 3rd is World Bicycle Day! And what better way to celebrate than with a micro-mobility investment. #brazil #funding #venturecapital #micromobility

Reviewr, a startup that helps businesses manage their digital reputation has merged with Gorila, another Brazilian startup that’s all about measuring customer satisfaction. Together, they’ve created Harmo. #brazil #M&A Startup News, Customer Experience, Brazil, Product Launch, Eyes, Digital, Cat Eyes

Brazilian startup Harmo has its eye on the feedback economy

Reviewr, a startup that helps businesses manage their digital reputation has merged with Gorila, another Brazilian startup that’s all about measuring customer satisfaction. Together, they’ve created Harmo. #brazil #M&A