Francisco Aldaya (EN)

Francisco Aldaya (EN)

Senior Editor for Argentina and Uruguay

Argentine journalist with 10 years of experience. Francisco previously covered the Latin American financial sector at S&P Global Market Intelligence, economy and politics at the Buenos Aires Herald daily, and has also written for the Buenos Aires Times.
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How Uruguay Became a Cluster of ‘High Quality’ Startups, Talent

Paulo Passoni, an investor and former Softbank executive, talks to Bloomberg Línea about how the South American country is attracting the best companies, and the best talent, in Latin America

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This Argentine Startup Applies Gaming to Corporate Training and Marketing

At the age of 16, Tomás Giovanetti founded TGA, a startup that applies gaming to corporate marketing and training, and aims to close its first financing round this year

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Revolut Snaps Up Tech Talent Laid Off By Brazilian Unicorns

In an exclusive interview with Bloomberg Línea, Glauber Mota, the British fintech’s CEO for Brazil, talks about the company’s expansion plans in Latin America

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BlackRock: Commodities, Energy Are LatAm’s Most Attractive Sectors for Investment

Axel Christensen, director of investment strategy for Latin America of the world’s largest fund manager, spoke to Bloomberg Línea about the region’s allure

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British Fintech Revolut Eyes Expansion Into Argentina

Having hired country managers in Brazil and Mexico, the company with a $33 billion valuation has begun moves into Argentina and has a waiting list of users. Bloomberg Línea finds out more

Startups

Talent Is the ‘Digital Soybean’ In Argentina and Uruguay, Aleph’s CEO Says

Gastón Taratura, who is preparing an IPO for the edtech unicorn, is EY Argentina’s entrepreneur of the year, and is also a partner of MercadoLibre, Twitter and TikTok

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Diageo Thirsty for LatAm Market Share Growth Amid ‘Tequila Sunrise’ in Brazil, Colombia

The British beverage giant’s regional director Álvaro Cárdenas tells Bloomberg Línea about its expansion plans and how it has increased profits

Startups

Uruguayan Fintech Datanomik Launches With $6M Injection

Segio Fogel, co-founder of dLocal, the country’s first unicorn, launched the startup with Gonzalo Strauss

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Averting Poverty Is Getting Harder in Argentina

Between January and February the price of basic foodstuffs rose by 13.5%, and the CPI by 8.8%

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Every Citizen a Potential Customer for LatAm Delivery Giant PedidosYa

CEO Esteban Gutiérrez talks to Bloomberg Línea about the company’s strategy that sets it apart from its main competitors, Rappi and UberEats