Latin America’s fintech gold rush is China-sized

While traditional investors continue to skim the froth of the developed world’s overcrowded venture scene, VCs who analyze emerging markets are uncovering regions where valuations are low, and rapid changes are undeniably afoot. Emerging market VCs have identified Latin America—a place brimming with presently low-value enterprises that bear large growth potential—as a region whose rise will rival China’s digital revolution a decade ago.  And just as a fintech boom in China was what begat the country’s ubiquitous “Super Apps” like WeChat and Alibaba, a fintech boom in Latin American will…

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