Fintech association FinteChile is evangelizing open banking and urging cooperation between banks and tech firms to develop an ecosystem that benefits all.
The participation of private sector players is considered to be crucial for the success of concessions in the country.
US professor of applied economics Steve Hanke is a strong proponent of introducing dollarization or a currency board in Argentina. He tells BNamericas that Argentina, in going down the IMF route last year, made a bad decision.
The EU included 10 Latin American and Caribbean jurisdictions to its revised list of non-cooperative tax jurisdictions Tuesday, sparking strong reaction throughout the region.
Ecuadorians will determine how much of the country's infrastructure budget is spent when they vote in municipal elections on March 24.
Data suggest the economic recovery cannot live up to expectations.
Continued optimism, however, depends on the approval of pension reforms.
The bank said it plans to invest some US$500,000 in the projects this year.