You’re reading The Brazilian Report’s weekly tech roundup, a digest of the most important news on technology and innovation in Brazil. This week’s topics: the fintech that wants to save the Amazon; e-government in Latin America; and an assessment of Brazil’s major telecoms firms.
The fintech that wants to save the Amazon
Brazilian fintech Moss was created four months ago with an ambitious goal: to help save the Amazon rainforest by providing liquidity to local carbon credit markets. It developed a marketplace connecting individual investors to internationally-certified conservation projects that sell carbon credits.
- Using blockchain technology, Moss has already traded...