Top Fintech LatAm News Stories for July 9, 2021

Here are the most read news stories from our daily newsletter today:

  • Homebrew leads Z1’s effort to bring digital banking to Latin America’s teens – TechCrunch
  • France: Online Lender Younited Raises $170 million, Goldman Sachs Joins Funding – CrowdFund Insider
  • European P2P Lender Bondora Reveals that its Go & Grow Investments Surpassed €10M for First Time Since Dec 2019 – CrowdFund Insider
  • UK’s Creditspring, an FCA Regulated Consumer Credit Provider, Now Claims 50,000+ Member s- CrowdFund Insider
  • Pollen Street Capital Commits €193 Million in Dutch Digital Bank Bunq as it Acquires Online Lender – – CrowdFund Insider
  • Tiger Global leads $34M investment into Unit21, a no-code fraud prevention platform – TechCrunch
  • Cloverly snags $2.1M seed to continue developing API to measure and offset carbon usage – TechCrunch
  • Entercard and Open Banking Firm Nordigen Partner on Credit Scoring – CrowdFund Insider
  • UK based P2P Lender Blend Network Reports Solid Q2 2021 Performance, with 1,052 Registered Investors Lending via Platform Loans – CrowdFund Insider
  • UK’s Digital Bank Monzo Announces Seamless Cross-Border Transfers, Powered by Global Fintech Wise – CrowdFund Insider
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