Latin America Weekly

🛟 Venture debt, Bitcoin valley, and Petro’s debut

Hello, and welcome to the Latin America Weekly newsletter! In this issue: a new model for startups to get funds — despite a slowdown in venture capital. Petro’s first moves in office. And Honduras’ Bitcoin valley.

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Debt financing on the rise among startups

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Startups use debt financing to get funds amid a slowdown in venture capital. Photo: Natallia Boroda/Shutterstock

A Sling Hub report shows that investment rounds in Latin American startups have slowed in the first half of the year, both in number and volume. A closer...

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