The LatAm e-commerce giant's payment transactions grew 72% to 126mn in Q4, resulting in total payment volume (TPV) of US$5.3bn, up from $4.3bn in the prior-year quarter.
This is how in 2018 the group entered Paraguay and Panama, and this 2019, it is expected the same with Bolivia. With them, Gosocket has a presence in 13 countries in the region, including Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru and Uruguay.
The region's No. 3 economy suffers its biggest recession since 2009 as a perfect storm takes its toll on consumption, lending and investment.
Cristina Fernández de Kirchner is accused of mounting an asset laundering scheme that also involves construction businessman Lázaro Báez.
Mexico's monetary authority dialed its 2019 growth forecast down by more than half a point, citing a deeper-than-expected global slowdown and mounting domestic concerns.
Brazilian economists are expecting more vigorous growth in 2019.