MasterCard has appointed Betty DeVita chief commercial officer of its payments innovation research and development arm, where she will be tasked with guiding disruptive new technology towards the market.
On a single day last week travellers on London's public transport network made more than a million taps with their contactless bank cards to get around the capital.
Leading financial services challenger Advanced Payment Solutions (APS) and MasterCard have signed a new deal that extends their successful brand partnership to over 15 years.
MasterCard today announced the appointment of Brian Lang as the new President of its Canadian operations.
Itaú and MasterCard announced today the signing of a new 20-year agreement that further strengthens the long-term relationship between the two companies.
MasterCard's latest quirky idea to siphon more of its cash to future innovations is to invite budding entrepreneurs to give a sixty-second pitch - inside an actual elevator.
CPI Card Group, a global leader in financial and EMV chip card production and related services, today announced a new product line that supports MasterCard best practices for EMV debit card issuers in the United States.
The European Parliament has voted overwhelmingly in favour of a bill to cap the interchange fees charged by card schemes for payments using credit and debit cards.
A campaign designed to put pressure on US card issuers to embrace chip and PIN, rather than just chip and signature, technology has been launched.
MasterCard and Microsoft announced a partnership to promote economic development in Mexico by supporting the base of the economy, the micro merchant, through comprehensive projects and innovative solutions in information technology, communication and payments.
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