The future of payments in Latin America is instant

Latin America is facing a  revolution in terms of payments, especially instant payments. Completing a transfer in less than a second, free of charge, and with just a few clicks on your smartphone is incredible, right? That’s exactly the delivered promise of PIX, Brazil’s instant payments system. as well as two different private initiatives from […]

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Local ecommerce giants versus global powerhouses: who’s ahead?

It has been more than a  decade since international retail e-commerces landed in Latin America (LATAM)  through one of the pioneers AliExpress (a company which belongs to the Chinese behemoth Alibaba Group) in Brazil. Since then, several global ecommerces came to the region year by year and these players were growing a loyal consumer base, […]

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How EBANX potentialize retail marketplaces in Latin America by aligning local business expertise to an end-to-end payment processing

Latin America is facing a new era for online retail marketplaces. The rapid growth of the market which follows an increasing digital savvy population and mobile phone penetration has gained the attention of global and local marketplaces. However, whenever a retail marketplace taps the Latin America market, the challenges are more than just language and […]

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Why Latin America offers a whole new arena for mobile gaming

The gaming industry is one of the most profitable segments in the entertainment world with a revenue of more than 98 billion dollars worldwide in 2020. Data from a 2021 Newzoo study shows that Latin America (LATAM) is already the fastest growing region for gaming in the world.  This, however, didn’t happen out of the […]

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Digital Goods

A new world for recurrence (or how to keep users actually using apps)

Recurring payments are a huge trend in Latin America. Just a few years ago we wouldn’t imagine that so many services would be available through apps and subscriptions. So how’s that happened? What are the new solutions that are enabling this trend? Which strategies have been adopted to keep users active in an app and […]

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Hello e-wallets and BNPL (Buy Now, Pay Later)

Latin America was the fastest-growing e-commerce market in the world in 2020, with a 36.7% growth, according to research from e-Marketer. Every day new tools are created with the goal of making modern and easy payment alternatives which ultimately increases inclusion and moves the economy forward in Latin America. Buy Now, Pay Later solutions (BNPL) […]

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Digital consumption and digital money: how increasing digitization is breaking down ecommerce barriers for Latin American consumers

Money has become digital and it’s on people’s mobile phones thanks to fintechs. As the super-app race heats up, Alternative Payment Methods (APMs) of all kinds are key in Latin America for any company wanting to increase recurrence and TPV on digital sales. There are, however, many questions to be answered, such as: how is […]

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Latin America

The LatAm cryptocurrency boom

Cryptocurrency popularity is increasing around the world and Latin America is experiencing a boom on its use. It might be surprising, but cryptocurrencies have a higher adoption in LATAM than in countries such as the United States and China. Hence, to give you an overview of this scenario, we unraveled the details of this boom. […]

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PIX: why you must, and how to mention this payment method in your e-commerce in Brazil

Pix is becoming one of the greatest and essential payment methods of Brazil’s history. Data from EBANX shows that consumers that have used PIX choose this payment method in 50% of their e-commerce transactions. This way PIX has taken important market shares from payments such as credit cards. If you haven’t checked what PIX is, […]

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EBANX solution for gaming in LatAm: how it works

Learn more about the gaming market in Latin America and our solution tailored for gaming companies