Latin America and the Caribbean Tag Archive

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What can Messi, Neymar and Suarez tell us about banks and fintech companies?

On May 26, 2013, a tweet from FC Barcelona confirmed that the 21-year-old Brazilian striker Neymar Jr. had accepted a multi-million dollar...

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The region is evolving. So are we.

We are witnessing the Fourth Industrial Revolution, the theme at this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos. It represents the digital...

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Technology to access an unexplored market in Peru

Good news for companies and financial institutions interested in tapping into new markets: Peruvians who live at the base of the pyramid...

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Overcoming stereotypes could save your business

Base of the pyramid stereotypes are one explanation why some companies aren’t successful. Learn why it's so important to overcome them. ...

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Don’t let base of the pyramid millennials catch your company off guard

Almost 20% of the BOP population in Latin America and the Caribbean are millennials. Their demands will shape markets in unique ways for...

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Financial inclusion just a click away: E-wallets and payment platforms

The penetration of mobile phones in LAC exceeds the rate of financial inclusion. How can technology help to increase access to financial...

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10 things a company needs to know about the market at the base of the pyramid

There is no one-size-fits-all for a company to serve the market at the base of the pyramid. Here are basic principles to achieve double...

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Changes at the base of the pyramid will transform markets in Latin America and the Caribbean

By Lourdes Gallardo, Senior Specialist, Opportunities for the Majority at the Inter-American Development Bank From 2000 to 2010, Latin...

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Expo Milano 2015 – an unlikely place for sustainable business?

While critics call it a bloated global extravaganza for its escalating public expenditure, the 2015 Expo in Milan, Italy, also brings...

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How to celebrate Earth Day? Five ways to go about it.

More obviously needs to be done to take action against the urgency of climate change. Yet these tangible activities for Earth Day are steps...

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