This week: How candidates use social media communities to manufacture engagement. The success of open banking in Brazil. And more leaks of PIX data.
The political use of Facebook groups
The so-called “third way” has so far failed to break the political dichotomy of former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva and President Jair Bolsonaro — who consistently poll first and second, respectively. Former judge Sergio Moro, who is struggling to reach the double digits, hopes that an intense social media strategy will help him get over the hump.
- Mr. Moro has obtained a strong ally: the libertarian Free...