Posts in Latin American Startups
An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Medellin, Colombia

Medellin has become a hub for entrepreneurs and digital nomads looking to enhance their careers. With an abundance of affordable coworking spaces, coffee shops with fast wifi, and all of the other amenities imaginable, the creative juices will be flowing, and productivity will skyrocket through the roof.

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8 Startups Reducing Violence Against Women in Latin America

#NiUnaMenos. This hashtag galvanized a movement across Latin America to push back against gender-based violence and “machista” culture. As the US tackles the #MeToo movement, the #TimesUp protest, and the bro culture of Silicon Valley, Latin America’s tech ecosystem is fighting its own battle against female discrimination.

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Top 4 Programs for Female Founders in Latin America

Latin America specifically has the second highest rate of female entrepreneurs discontinuing their business, which perceived to be caused by the lack of access to capital. However, there are several initiatives that are working to reduce, and perhaps eliminate, this rate. Here are four programs for female founders in Latin America.

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10 Cross-Border Latin American FinTech Startups To Watch

Fintech startups are revolutionizing the financial industry across Latin America. These startups are some of the first providers of financial technology in the region and through their cross-border efforts, they are helping both consumers and companies monitor their finances, make payments, and receive loans.

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10 Facts about Chile's Growing Technology Scene

There is a reason why so many countries are modeling their entrepreneurial ecosystems after Chile’s. With serious investments in technology and innovation, the Chilean government has spurred some amazing opportunities for technology startups to launch and grow in the country.

Here are ten facts you need to know about Chile’s technology scene, also known as “Chilecon Valley.”

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Why Launch Your Startup in Medellín

Medellin, a cosmopolitan city in the Andes, has recently become a hub for entrepreneurs and digital nomads seeking sunshine and a lower cost of living. With a fast-growing economy, a highly supportive government, and a burgeoning community of local and international entrepreneurs, Medellin may be the perfect city for your next launch.

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The Pitch Decks of 15 Latin American Startups Who Raised Over $1 Million

Raising startup funding in Latin America is hard. Raising over $1 million is even more difficult. But it’s not impossible. We gathered some of the pitch decks that Latin American startups created and used over the years on the road to successfully securing capital for their ventures.

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A Brief Overview of the Startup Scene in Uruguay

When you think about the Latin American startup scene, Brazil, Mexico, and Chile may come to mind. You probably haven’t considered Uruguay. With its fairly untapped market of 3.4 million residents, Uruguay is a gold mine for foreign investors. Though the market is on the smaller side, the business incubator scene is thriving, and the economy has been steadily growing by 5-6% over the past decade.

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