Creditas, a São Paulo, Brazil-based digital secured lending platform, raised USD$231m in Series D funding.
Global growth equity firm General Atlantic appointed Pedro Parente as Chairman of Brazil, as of June 18, 2019.
Immortals, LLC, a Los Angeles, CA-based global esports organization, closed a USD$30m Series B funding round.
FinanZero, a Sao Paulo, CA-based fintech company that operates as a consumer loan broker, raised USD$11m in funding.
Omie, a São Paulo, Brazil-based SaaS SMB financial management provider, received $20m in Series B funding.
Global technology company SoftBank Group Corp. has launched the SoftBank Innovation Fund, the technology fund focused exclusively on the Latin American market.
First Data (NYSE: FDC), a global provider of commerce-enabling technology and solutions, is to acquire Software Express, a Brazil-based provider of EFT solutions.
Jeitto, a São Paulo, Brazil-based neobank, closed a new round of funding.
Stellar Participações Ltda., the Brazilian subsidiary of Digital Realty (NYSE: DLR), a global provider of data center, colocation and interconnection solutions, has completed the acquisition of Ascenty, a data center provider in Brazil, from private equity firm Great Hill Partners.
Agenda Edu, a Sao Paolo, Brazil-based platform that increases engagement in school settings, received an investment from Omidyar Network, the philanthropic fund created by Pierre Omidyar and his wife Pam Omidyar.
QuintoAndar, a São Paulo, Brazil—based startup that created an innovative digital apartment rental platform, secured R$250m in Series C funding.
iFood, a São Paulo, Brazil-based online food delivery platform in Latin America, raised $500m in funding.
Bresco, a Sao Paulo, Brazil-based industrial real estate company, received a significant minority investment from Jaguar Growth Partners, an investment management firm specializing in real estate private equity and credit in global growth markets.
Brazilian venture capital firm monashees closed its new fund totaling US$150m.
Berlin, Germany-based Project A recently announced the exit of Evino, a Sao Paulo, Brazil-based wine e-commerce company.