Portal Finance and BTG Pactual boost small business in Colombia
This headline caught our eye recently - Latin American small businesses just got a big boost with a new commitment for a $200 million lending joint venture between the Bogota-based startup Portal Finance and Latin America’s largest financial services institution, BTG Pactual. Read the full article (here).
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