The best financial services without actually being a bank
El Callao is not a bank, it's a financial services platform for the unbanked and under-served people of Latin America and the Caribbean. It is inclusive, everyone can have their account, regardless of their nationality or whether they have a credit history and a regular income or not. It's easy to use, clients deposit their cash in their virtual accounts in our non-banking correspondent network and, from their mobile phones, make and receive payments, purchase online and in-store, and access the best financial services.About the Team
About the Team
Federico NanoCEO - Founder
Silvio Pestrin FariñaCSO - Founder
Next-generation virtual account
Unique and global
A unique account and user ID to access to the same services, with the same user experience, in any country where El Callao operates.
Democratic and intelligent
Clients get the same financial services regardless of being banked or not and receive real-time recommendations based on their activity.
Easy to use,
Clients open their accounts and start making daily transactions in less than one minute, anytime and anywhere.
State-of-the-art technologies and processes, securing clients’ funds and personal information from unauthorized accesses.
Key microfinancial services to fully penetrate the underserved segment
- • Utility bill payment
- • Mobile top-up
- • P2P transfers
- • Online and in-store purchases
- • Prepaid credit cards
- • Consumer loans
- • Auto loans
- • Employee loans for SMBs
- • Life insurance
- • Health insurance
- • Car/motorbike/bicycle insurance
- • Mobile phone and tech insurance
- • Baggage insurance
- • Personal accident insurance
- • Local money transfers
- • International remittances