Vinod Sreeharsha – The New York Times. 08/24/2012
Ideame, based in Buenos Aires and one year old, said it had acquired 100 percent of Movere’s shares in exchange for 15 percent of Ideame’s stock, valued at about $ 2.5 million. Movere, based in Rio de Janeiro, is thought to be Brazil’s second-largest crowdfunding site.
While most Latin American crowdfunding sites are country-specific, Ideame is trying to become a top player for the entire region. It started at the same time in Argentina, Chile and Mexico.