Despite the fact that the majority of Americans still do not have EMV payment cards ahead of tomorrow's deadline for a switch from magstripe, an industry taskforce insists that the migration is "on track".
Buoyed by a strong start in Korea, consumer electronics giant Samsung has launched its mobile payments service in the US, with support from the three major card schemes and banking giants Citi, Bank of America and US Bank.
Silicon Valley Bank and MasterCard are inviting startups from across the United States to apply for Commerce.Innovated., a program designed to help companies that are working in payments, fintech and commerce grow their businesses.
Humanitarian organizations are increasingly asked to provide aid in a climate of political and economic unrest.
With the world’s attention turning to the post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda later this month, the MasterCard Center for Inclusive Growth, in collaboration with News Deeply, today launched the Inclusion Hub, an innovative pop-up content portal featuring original reporting and educational content on advancing sustainable growth.
The world is going digital and more and more people across Europe can simplify their entire shopping experience through the use of MasterPass.
Monet (Private) Limited, Pakistan’s premiere MPOS Services Provider, announced today that its solution, Swipe2Pay, has been registered in the MasterCard Mobile Point-of-Sale (MPOS) Program.
Google and Samsung are among the first mobile wallet providers to join up to MasterCard's newly launched Digital Enablement Express programme, which aims to speed up the process of onboarding banks and rolling out tokenised payment services.
Alliance Data Systems Corporation's card services business, a premier provider of branded private label, co-brand and commercial credit programs, has introduced an EMV-based co-brand credit card solution with tap-and-pay functionality for its retail partners.
MasterCard is to bust the limits for mobile contactless payments across Europe, enabling shoppers to use their handheld devices for higher value tap and pay purchases at the checkout.
© Finextra Research 2015