WherEX, a Santiago, Chile-based e-sourcing company, raised $7M in Series A funding.
Protera, a Neuilly-sur-Seine, France- and Santiago, Chile-based AI-driven startup designing and developing new proteins to enable a wide range of natural and sustainable solutions, closed a $10m Series A financing.
This year, Isidoro Quiroga, the well-known Chilean businessman and founder and majority shareholder of the Asesorías e Inversiones Benjamín S.A, has successfully reached yet another commercial milestone in his business career: he sold Enphase Energy, a California-based company, for US$819 million with a profit of approximately US$735 million.
NotCo, a food-tech company operating in Latin America, closed an $85m Series C funding.
Uber Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: UBER) is to acquire majority ownership of Cornershop, an online grocery provider in Chile, Mexico, and more recently in Peru and Toronto.
Global technology company SoftBank Group Corp. has launched the SoftBank Innovation Fund, the technology fund focused exclusively on the Latin American market.
NotCo, a Chilean innovative food technology company, raised $30M in funding.
Destacame, a Santiago, Chile-based personal financial management platform, closed a US$3m Series A funding round.
DCM, an early stage venture capital firm investing globally, promoted Kyle Lui in the U.S. and Ray Zhao in China, to Partner.
Jooycar, a Santiago, Chile-based Chilean auto insurance and telematics company, raised $3m in funding.
Walmart, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) acquired Cornershop, Inc., an online marketplace for on-demand delivery from supermarkets, pharmacies and specialty food retailers in Mexico and Chile, for $225m.
Ceptinel, a Chilean fintech company that specializes in regulatory technology, received a $1m investment from HCS Capital Partners.
Magma Partners, an early stage venture capital firm with offices in the U.S. and Latin America, has held the first close of its second $15M fund.
Conversica, a Foster City, CA-based provider of conversational AI solutions for business, acquired Intelligens.ai, a Santiago, Chile-based provider of conversational AI for sales and marketing focused on the Latin American market.
ComparaOnline, a Santiago, Chile-based marketplace for insurance and financial products in Latin America, raised USD$14m in Series C funding.