Alexandre Pereira

Driving Payment Success with Banks, Acquirers and Card Schemes 🏦💳 | Payments Strategy ♜💡 | Global Cross-Border Payments Expert 🌎 | Payment Partnerships 🤝 | Payment Consulting 📋🎯

Crypto Market Rebounds: Will Brazil Embrace Regulation

📈 The cryptocurrency market broke US$2 trillion in market capitalization for the first time since 2021.🪙 Bitcoin (BTC) surpassed $52,000 yesterday (Feb 15), making...

Zelle & Venmo, Move Over: Feeling Lost in the Pix-Scape?

An easy way to understand PIX if you live in the US! You're almost right if you think of Zelle®or Venmo. PIX is more like...

How Pix Disrupted Brazil’s Payment Landscape & Its Global Ambition

In just three years, PIX has risen to the top of the list of payment options that consumers and businesses prefer. Banco Central do...

5 Things to Consider Before Going Local in Brazil

It's important to comprehend Brazil's unique payment preferences before entering the market. The following are the top 5 factors to take into account in...

5 Curiosities About Carnival in Brazil

Not every Brazilian enjoys the carnival celebrations; some would rather create posts on LinkedIn that share interesting details about the holiday. However, everyone enjoys...

How ITP Enchances Customer Experience in Online Shopping

ITP, or Inciador de Transações Pagamentos, is one of Open Finance's most promising features. Here is how it works and how it will enhance...

Bacen’s Digital Drive and Innovations Shaping Brazil’s Financial Future

2023 was a year full of innovation in the Brazilian banking system, as Banco Central do Brasil is on a mission to make Brazil...

Globo, Kwai, Caixa, and the Race for Brazil’s Betting Throne

The betting industry in Brazil is so promising that out of the 134 companies interested in applying for the gaming license, there are names...

Insights From Brazil’s Crypto Industry Regulation Public Consultation

The Central Bank of Brazil is in full swing. One of its initiatives is to regulate verticals that are already in place but do...

Pix Reaches Usage Records in 2023, Reducing The Circulation of Actual Money.

Brazilian Central (BACEN) revealed data showing that in 2023, Brazilians transferred a total of R$17.18 trillion using Pix. Becoming a new payment system record.According...